Обява Класик

Entrepreneur Experience Associate

If you have been following our social media channels, you know that recently we embarked on some huge new adventures. Dare2Scale expanded overseas in Ecuador and we are now launching it in the Western Balkans. We started an exciting collaboration with Murata Electronics, with their Kumihimo Tech Camp initiative venturing for the first time outside Japan. Alongside our new initiatives, we continue our hard work with our main mission of supporting the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Bulgaria, in mind.

To support our marvelous team and to ensure we will continue to work efficiently and at the highest standards, we are looking for someone who is passionate about the local business ecosystem, eager to support its flourishment, with commitment to value-driven practices and a keen eye for detail.

The role: Your mission will be to help us discover high-impact entrepreneurs and support them in their growth journey. It will be all about innovation, connection, and making an impact! The essence of your job includes building strong relationships with the selected entrepreneurs; understanding their businesses, goals, identifying their pain points and proposing relevant solutions from the available Endeavor resources.

The Program Associate responsibilities include: • Knowing the Endeavor network and resources inside-out • Proactively searching for potential entrepreneurs that match Endeavor criteria and profile and building pipeline • Managing the Selection process: contacting candidates and potential entrepreneurs, conducting interviews, and coordinating meetings with mentors and selection panels • Be the point of Communication (Network & Participants Outreach, Note-taking, Follow-Up, Emails, Scheduling) • Prepare different papers, reports and presentations • Analyze metrics to measure the organization’s impact on its local ecosystem • Miscellaneous, related to the job

What we appreciate: • A self-starter mindset with the ability to initiate projects and push goals forward autonomously • Relevant work experience, preferably in business, consulting, entrepreneurship, venture capital, finance, or international development • Knowledge of business and finance concepts and strong research and analysis skills • Familiarity with the business ecosystem and entrepreneurship • Ability to build and maintain relationships with entrepreneurs and stakeholders • Strong process and organizational skills and ability to juggle multiple responsibilities at the same time, while keeping attention to detail • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills, both in English and Bulgarian • Team player attitude • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Business, Entrepreneurship, or related field

What we offer: • Opportunity to contribute to the local ecosystem transformation • Vibrant work environment of passionate and capable peers • Opportunities for personal growth and role expansion • Visiting events organized by our offices around the world • Learning and development opporunities • A nice set of perks

Excited? Please describe why you are uniquely qualified for this position as a Program Associate at Endeavor Bulgaria and submit your resume to bulgaria@endeavor.org.

*Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.