Startup Program Manager (Schoolab Vietnam)

Schoolab is hiring!


About Schoolab
Schoolab is an Innovation Studio. We’ve built an outstanding ecosystem to design and deliver great innovations to market. We make people, from students to CEOs, more innovative and entrepreneurial.
We accelerate growth in organizations, from startups to large corporations, and make them innovate faster and better. Our passion is to make people grow; from students to top executives, we guide them to become more innovative and entrepreneurial.
Since 2005, Schoolab has accelerated more than 400 projects and startups and is located in Paris, San Francisco, Vietnam and Taiwan.

Project context
Schoolab Vietnam has launched its first early-stage startup Program in May 2019, animated different corporate training track and co-organized Hanoi Innovation Summit. In order to support our constant growth in the region, we are looking for a Business Developer - Project Manager to identify needs and insights with potential corporate and academic partners / clients and work hand-in-hand with the Managing Director to design and launch new corporate programs early 2020, in Hô-Chi-Minh-City.

Job Description

  • Support and lead the startup recruitment strategy with an impactful communication and organization of events
  • Provide support for startups, coach and challenge startups, coordinate the network of mentors and experts, organize the major events of the program
  • Organize all the workshops and the office hours for the startups
  • Be proactive to better the program: regularly survey startups to understand their needs
  • Create partnership with partners in order to ensure the visibility of the program and the startups
  • Find experts and mentors willing to help and advice the entrepreneurs in their growth
  • Build a community spirit between the entrepreneurs
  • Manage the invoicing and the accounting of the program
  • Social media strategy: in coordination with your manager you will animate Schoolab Asia's Facebook page by creating strategic content to highlight our activities and the ecosystem

Why join us?

  • You will evolve and grow in an awesome team composed of passionate people with whom you will learn a lot!
  • Our leitmotiv? We are having fun in our job and kindness is really important to us.
  • You will be in a swarm of innovators. Your co-workers will be startupers, students leading projets for corporate companies, intrapreneurs, successful entrepreneurs, experts...
  • You can also dedicate time, share your expertise to another program, give your help to organize events, accept new tasks or grow your entrepreneurship initiative!

THE place to learn many things about innovation and entrepreneurship!

Additionnal information

  • Local contract: full-time job or internship of 6 month
  • Starting date : ASAP
  • Salary : TBD according to profile

Preferred Experience

  • Fresh graduates to 2 years of experience in: startup ecosystem, incubators, accelerators, community oriented organizations, consulting, business development, content development or marketing, in both English and Vietnamese
  • Knowledge of Vietnamese startup ecosystem
  • You are able to find the right places (accelerators, meetups...) to meet and mobilize the right people (Ecosystem builder)
  • You have an entrepreneurial spirit. You are curious, resourceful and autonomous. You like to learn. You like to "open windows when doors are closed"
  • You have excellent interpersonal skills, you like to be in contact with people and you are not afraid to go towards them - You know how to gather people around you and make them want to get involved

Extra but not mandatory assets:

  • Good knowledge of Adobe creative suite and tools: Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop & Premiere Pro (or IMovie).
  • You are creative and you know how to produce visual content (short video, facebook posts, etc.)
  • You are fluent in English

Recruitment Process

1° Physical interview with Schoolab Startup Program Director

2° Physical interview with Schoolab Vietnam Managing Director
3° Video call with our Talent Manager

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Other
  • Location: Paris, France (75002)
  • Occasional remote authorized