Startup Program Officer - Partner Programs & Alumni Community

About

STATION F is the biggest startup campus in the world, backed by Xavier Niel. Open since June 2017 in Paris, we house 1000+ startups. We pride ourselves on being a unique, international, all-inclusive startup space where startups come first. The 34,000 sq meter building also houses a makerspace, an auditorium and other event spaces, restaurants and bars, a pop-up store, on-site services, a post-office and partner offices and programs. In addition, living amenities for 600 entrepreneurs are being built in Ivry sur Seine, 10 minutes away from Station F.

What you will do

Start: ASAP
Contract type: CDI, full—time
Job category: Startup Programs
Reports to: Head of Startup Programs

WHAT YOU WILL DO

You will be a crucial part of the Startups team at Station F, in charge of our relationship with all partner programs and their startups on campus, as well as our entire alumni community. This is a customer-facing role that will require you to develop strong relationships with our on-site partners and a wide-variety of startups.
This role provides first-hand business development and startup program experience. The job is ideal for anyone who would like to gain more experience in startup support and work with a wide variety of different organizations and startups.

RESPONSABILITIES

  • Create unique connections and synergies between Station F startup programs

  • Develop strong relationships with all partner programs and their startups & respond to their needs and requests and maintain their campus engagements

  • Responsible for meeting program related KPIs & metrics

  • Responsible for driving alumni offer & community in collaboration with other teams

What we are looking for

  • 1-2 years previous experience in a customer-facing role

  • Very organized :)

  • Passionate about startups, previous experience in the startup ecosystem a plus

  • Bilingual French/English required, third language a plus

  • You are efficient and a multitasker that can handle multiple projects at the same time

  • Autonomous, doesn't need to be asked multiple times to complete a task

  • A team-player

  • Positive, self-motivated

  • Good sense of humour

  • Can work under tight deadlines

  • People lover :)

  • Strong interpersonal skills - a good listener

  • Customer-oriented, previous experience in a customer-facing roll a plus

  • Very detail driven

  • A problem solver - you always manage to find a solution

Recruitment Process

TO APPLY, PLEASE ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS IN ENGLISH AND COPY THE ANSWERS IN THE "COVER LETTER". APPLICATIONS THAT DO NOT INCLUDE THESE QUESTIONS OR REPLIES IN A LANGUAGE OTHER THA, ENGLISH WILL BE CONSIDERED INCOMPLETE.

1) We have 30 different programs on campus, 28 of them are run by partners. Unfortunately a lot of our partners and their startups don’t know each other. What would you recommend to get them to know each other better?

2) A lot of startups leave Station F each year but want to maintain contact and continue to have access to certain resources. What are some of the resources you think the alumni community may need or like?

3) One partner program is struggling to fill its seats. What would you recommend to them?

4) Please name what you consider to be the 3 top startup programs in the world and tell us why.

5) Please tell us about 3 startups you like and why. Try not to pick well-known names like Airbnb or Dropbox - we are looking for younger companies.

Additional Information

  • Contract type: Full-Time
  • Location: Paris, France (75013)