Portfolio Growth Associate

Endeavor Greece

Athina, Attica, Greece

Full time

Nov 9

Endeavor is the world’s leading community of high-impact entrepreneurs. Founded in 1997, Endeavor is a global organization with a mission to unlock the transformational power of entrepreneurship by selecting, supporting, and investing in the world’s top founders. Today, Endeavor’s network spans nearly 40 countries and supports more than 2,000 entrepreneurs, whose companies generate combined revenues of over $28 billion, have created more than 3.9 million jobs, and, in 2020, raised over $4 billion in capital. Endeavor’s unique entrepreneur-first model and network of trust provide a platform for founders to dream big, scale-up, and pay it forward to the next generation of entrepreneurs.

Endeavor Greece was launched in 2012 and supports 150+ fast-growing companies from different growth stages, in Greece and abroad. Our aim is to be the platform through which entrepreneurship is shaped and propelled into innovation and growth while creating a visible footprint of impact in the Greek ecosystem.

Your key responsibilities will be:

  • Search the globe, identify greek-founded companies with the greatest growth potential and get them involved with our local or global programs and communities
  • Build relationships with the entrepreneurs, assess their challenges, create and deliver a roadmap to support their growth
  • Prepare and train entrepreneurs for Local and International Selection Panels in order to officially join Endeavor’s programs
  • Manage proactively the entrepreneurs’ needs and address their ad-hoc requests, with the support of our unrivaled global network, peer-to-peer community, and demand-driven services.
  • Lead or assist projects aimed at improving the services we deliver to the entrepreneurs (Peer Communities, Strategic Guidance & Mentorship, Capital, Talent, New Markets, Insights & more)
  • Co-organize/Participate in networking events, familiarize yourself with the startup ecosystem, build and manage strong relationships with the Endeavor network.
  • Develop expertise in strategic industry verticals and constantly grow the community with new entrepreneurs, mentors and investors.

Requirements

  • 2-3 years of working experience, preferably in a relationship management role
  • Sharp business acumen - Demonstrated interest in venture capital, entrepreneurship, and international development. Requires the ability to understand businesses across various verticals, business models, and geographies, and adjust according to market conditions.
  • Knowledge/ Interest on the innovation ecosystem landscape, activities and trends in Greece or broader
  • Self-starter and ability to work independently in a fast-paced, often ambiguous environment
  • Entrepreneurial personality and capacity to achieve significant results with limited resources
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills both in English and Greek
  • Team player with a “Get things done” attitude
  • Flexibility and willingness to travel

Endeavor is a values-driven organization. We are looking for someone, who embodies...

  • Entrepreneur First: Someone who passionately believes in the power of high-impact entrepreneurs to change the world for the better. You care about our mission
  • Go Big: Someone whose curiosity drives them to dream (and execute!) big. You are a self-starter, who will roll up your sleeves to take our office to the next level
  • Network of Trust: Someone who can naturally build trust with anybody, from CTOs of cutting-edge startups to CEOs of established ventures
  • Pay It Forward: Someone with a service-oriented attitude, who asks “What can I do?” before asking “What can I get?”
  • One Endeavor: Someone who thrives on working with colleagues in over 30 different countries around the world. You are collaborative and a bridge builder
  • Always Agile: Someone who understands that it's the planning, not the plans, that matter and therefore isn't deterred by pivots or evolutions

Benefits

💲 Aligned with a non-profit organization, Endeavor Greece offers a competitive base salary, bonus, and benefits package commensurate with experience

🏥 Private life insurance

💰 Pension plan matched by 50%

🥗 In-office catering

🛒 Ticket restaurant card

📲 Covered mobile expenses

💻 Tech equipment

⏱ Flexible working hours

🏝 Unlimited paid time off

🥳 Never work on your birthday!

💡 Dynamic working environment with talented people

📚 Extensive learning & development opportunities

🌎 Access to a network of high-level entrepreneurs, corporate executives, and international professionals in 40+ ecosystems

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Endeavor Greece

Endeavor Greece was launched in 2012 and supports 150+ fast-growing companies from different growth stages, in Greece and abroad.

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