Hiring: Womentum Program Associate

Womentum Accelerator – MENA’s first female-focused accelerator program is looking for an Egypt-based program associate. The program runs for four months, including two weeks in Berlin, two weeks in Dubai, and a 3-month remote period. We’re looking for an associate to manage the logistics of the program, working directly under the program director.

Responsibilities include:

  • Handling the travel arrangements for up to 25 people, from countries around the Middle East.
  • Handling the accommodation, transport and logistics for the two weeks in Berlin and Dubai
  • Event planning, design and sourcing, including room fitout, and the preparation of all workshops materials
  • Handling all communications between the entrepreneurs, ensuring a seamless, professional and memorable experience for participants of the program at all touchpoints.
  • Assisting the program director in preparing the needed physical resources for all the content sessions
  • Assisting with the planning and execution of demo days, investor meetings, mentor meetings, ecosystem events etc.

What we’re looking for in potential candidates:

  • Hyper-organized and extremely tech-savvy. (Hint: We will ask you what tech tools you use to stay organized in the interview)
  • Previous experience with event or program management
  • Ability to manage budgets, negotiate, finding the best value for money, and produce organized accounting for all projects.
  • HUSTLE. This job can be very hectic, and we will rely on you to work hard, find solutions and get sh*t done.
  • Passionate about startups and the entrepreneurial space. Passion and interest in the entrepreneurship space should be your key motivation.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work independently. A lot of your work will be remote, and you’ll need to be disciplined, managing your own time responsibly and efficiently.

What we offer:

  • The opportunity to be part of an amazing team of innovators, world changers and have a front line seat to MENA’s best tech talent
  • Travel and accommodation covered in Berlin and Dubai
  • Access to a regional and global network of investors, entrepreneurs and ecosystem players
  • A competitive local salary according to your experience

Note: The full-time position begins in April 2019 and ends in October 2019 with possibilities to extend into a full-time position.

Please note, applicants will only be considered for the position if they send their CV and cover letter to contact@womena.com with the subject “Womentum Program Associate Application“. Those who fail to do so will not be considered.