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Community Manager
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Sales & Business Development


Mid level

Application Deadline: Aug. 15, 2022

Location: Stockholm

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Contact Person
Julia Hallin

Job Description

Are you a social whizz, thriving on people and community? Do you also love to come up with processes and activities for individuals and teams to develop and learn? Can you see yourself in a buzzing Startup environment, where things move fast and people are eager to learn, grow and succeed?

Then you might be our new Community Manager!

At Sting, we support the next generation of entrepreneurs. They are problem-solvers, builders, and change-makers, and tackle some of the biggest problems of our time. Some have started a company before, others may still be at university. For all of them, we want to be THE place to turn to when they want to reach the next level. You will play a crucial part in creating content that is relevant to them, engages them, and gives them a lot of value.

What you should know about us:

Named the Best Accelerator in the world, and the Main Runway for Startups in Stockholm, we:

  • Love thinking big (and getting things done).
  • Have a really great team. Years of experience in building and scaling ventures.
  • Are a non-profit. We are independent. We will always do what is best for our startups.

At Sting, you learn something new every day (especially during lunch breaks with our team and founders). You can’t get closer to the heart of innovation.

Here’s your new job

Community Manager:

  • Learn to know all our amazing Startups founders and act as a bridge to the Sting team.
  • Plan for Demo Day held twice a year. This is where our Startups will get the opportunity to pitch their companies to investors on stage, followed by an expo, speed dating and mingle.
  • Make sure the internal communication runs smoothly via tools like Slack, Notion, Google Drive and in person at weekly office meetings.
  • Work on a continuous feedback framework where we continuously evaluate our activities in order to get better.
  • Develop our Alumni network consisting of 170+ companies.

Program Coordinator:

  • Together with our Program manager, plan for the onboarding week and make sure the program facilitates both learning, networking, and fun.
  • Together with our Program Manager, plan the activity calendar, and make sure all our workshops, lectures, peer-to-peer sessions, founders nights follow a red thread and keep high quality.
  • Plan community events, happy hours and parties with our Office & Event Manager to keep the spirit up.
  • Make sure our systems are updated with expert coaches and industry mentors.

Partner Manager:

  • Keep developing our partner program; evaluate our partners continuously and initiate new partnerships that fit into our programs and benefit our companies.
  • Make sure our companies are introduced to our partners and aware of their offers.
  • Be the contact persons for our Service Partners and Perk Partners and make sure they get the most out of our partnership.
  • Invite Service Partners to community nights and other events.
Skills & Requirements

To succeed in this role, we believe that you:

  • Have a genuine interest in Startups and helping founders succeed.
  • Are well acquainted with the Swedish startup ecosystem.
  • Is an organized doer who likes to set up systems, processes and frameworks to enhance our programs.
  • Are passionate about learning and have a pedagogical mindset.
  • Thrive in a dynamic environment where interaction and collaboration are key.
  • Have a natural curiosity and an itch to always learn and find new ways of working.
  • Probably have a degree in for example communication, behavioral science, pedagogy, business administration or other relevant education.
  • You have at least three years of experience, working with startups, business development or another related field.
About the company

Sting is accelerating Sweden’s most promising startups. Working with some of the coolest startups in the world, cutting edge technology and new ideas is a part of our everyday life. Within our sphere, you’ll find companies building their businesses on the latest technologies and leveraging the opportunities of global trends.

Our startups are growing and continuously looking to expand their teams with great people. Openings ranges from co-founders/CEO to sales and marketing professionals and developers.

If you are looking for a job in a dynamic and fast paced working environment, you probably want to join one of them.

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