Are you passionate about startups, excited about innovation, and want to play an important role in developing the entrepreneurial ecosystem in MENA? If so, join the Seedstars World Team!
About Seedstars World
At Seedstars World, we run the largest seed-stage tech competition in emerging markets to source top companies and provide them with networking opportunities, mentoring and access to funding. It is now the largest startup network in emerging markets uniting over 2000+ startups, investors, accelerators/incubators, corporates, media/press and government agencies.
The competition reaches new heights with the yearly Regional Summits, (1 per region: Africa, Asia, CEE, MENA, Latam) uniting all of the stakeholders in the region under one roof; it is then followed by the Seedstars Summit held in Switzerland every year.
About Seedstars Summit
At the Seedstars Summit, we unite the top players interested in connecting, building and investing in emerging markets. It is the biggest Entrepreneurship and Innovation Forum for emerging markets that take place across all continents.
About the job:
We work with our new talents to help them develop core skills, learn more about different startup ecosystems, and deep dive into impact creation both within Seedstars and in the world as a whole. It's a great opportunity to play a key role in organizing the largest tech events dedicated to startups in emerging markets, worldwide.
This role is divided into two parts :
First, you will get involved in the organisation of our MENA Regional Summit to be held in December 2019 - location to be confirmed. (Timeline: July to December)
Second, based on your performance assessment after the Regional Summit you would continue and participate in the organisation of the Global Seedstars Summit to be held in April 2020 in Lausanne, Switzerland. (Timeline: January to May)
The tasks include but are not limited to:
Benefits and perks
Location & Starting date
Location: remote (July, August) - MENA region from mid-August to end of the year, then 3 weeks in Switzerland in March/April 2020
Starting date: the beginning of July 2019
We are an equal opportunity employer and since we have around 40 nationalities represented in our company, we truly value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.