About the role
We are looking for a proactive team member with an entrepreneurial attitude and exceptional analytical skills to join our team as a Venture Analyst. In this role, you will be responsible for fueling our startup accelerators with the most promising startups by finding and engaging with them within the global community of entrepreneurial innovators as a part of the Venture Analysts team. Next to this, you will be delivering clearly analyzed, complete and actionable data that allows Rockstart to make informed decisions on which startups to invest in and select into our programs. As a result, you will be the go-to person for the latest market data, tech trends and engaged pipeline with the most promising startups in Rockstart specific domains.
You are smart and savvy. When you see an assignment, you dive right to the bottom of it while never losing sight of the complete picture. It takes you only minutes on a website to understand the business model and product of a startup. You have a knack for reading people and you connect easily with people from all kinds of places and backgrounds. You are curious by nature and always asking follow-up questions to get to the bottom of something. You follow startup related news religiously. You enjoy operational order and working in spreadsheets. You love working with data and are always the first to spot a pattern.
Your main responsibilities:
Start: January 2020
Availability: 40 hours per week.
Duration: This is a long-term position starting with a temporary contract.
Remuneration: Based on experience and knowledge.
If you have any further questions about the role, please don’t hesitate to contact Floortje Vriezema (firstname.lastname@example.org).
A bit about Rockstart
Rockstart launched in 2011 in Amsterdam as one of Europe’s first startup accelerators. Today, Rockstart is an international company that supports and empowers the best startups on their way to success across four domains: Energy, Health, AgriFood, and Emerging technologies. We provide startups with access to capital, market, community, and expertise by connecting them to partners, investors, mentors and the wider Rockstart network.
Rockstart also creates programs that are customized to boost collaboration between startups and corporates, driving faster access to co-creation, commercial partnerships, and investment. Rockstart has experience in designing and executing programs for Maersk, Shell, Dutch Ministry of Health, and many others.
Since its inception, Rockstart has invested in 200+ startups and supported them in their journey to raise more than €89 million and hire more than 720 people. Rockstart is an international team of 35+ professionals dedicated to support and empower startups to become scalable and change their world for the better.