Co-Founder & CEO - Portfolio Startup
--Alien Venture Studio--
Alien Venture Studio
This role is for a phenomenal leader looking to take on the challenge of developing, launching and scaling a high-tech startup in Europe, using artificial intelligence to solve critical problems. Founders must be willing to work in-person in a major European city.
This is a unique opportunity to head a startup at its earliest stages where the concept has already been validated and the company is working towards a prototype. We are looking for a growth-minded CEO with a strong track record in startups, proven ability to commercialize products, previous experience raising venture capital, and who can tell a great story. You will work alongside a Co-Founder/CTO with deep expertise in product development, as well as the Venture Studio and other expert stakeholders.
Compensation: Salary + Equity
Location: Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam, Dublin, Tel Aviv & Other major EU cities
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Leading company operations, financial and organizational management, shaping the company strategy while building conviction in the market with partners, investors and customers;
Supporting the evolution of the product roadmap in a close collaboration with the CTO guiding the R&D team in progressing the product development;
Aligning resources to achieve key business goals;
Working closely with and report updates to Alien to ensure the company is delivering on critical milestones and preparing for the next round of funding;
Securing and negotiating partnerships that will help accelerate the growth of the company.
An MBA or Master’s Degree in Entrepreneurship, Finance or a related field. Software engineering experience is also appreciated;
Fluency in English is required. Knowledge of other EU languages is a plus;
Passion for and experience in business development for creating innovative technologies;
An entrepreneurial mindset and familiarity of the startup culture;
Experience in fundraising and building businesses from the ground up;
A result-oriented and collaborative work style;
Ability to think strategically and the foresight to anticipate potential issues;
Time spent leading customer outreach, understanding market needs, and driving the other companies towards product market fit;
Strong connections and networks among key decision makers.
HOW TO APPLY
Interested candidates should send apply directly to this post, attaching their CV in English.
You must already have, or be able to obtain, authorization to work in Europe.
Please note: Due to the high volume of candidates we are unfortunately not able to provide individual feedback regarding the outcome of every single application.