Open Positions

  • Technology Community ManagerNYC, NY

    The Role:

    The Technology Community manager will oversee the project management of Current Global Technology Growth program in partnership with the sales team. Additionally, the Technology Community Manager will work jointly with our technology team in the US to identify and build relationships with the hottest grow-stage startups in the world. This work includes online and offline research of startups, planning and attending technology conferences and events around the world, representing selected startups in meetings with retail executives, and meeting and evaluating startups. The job will include travel in Europe and US. 

    Responsibilities:

    • Research best in class startups via startup databases, online resources and Current Global network 
    • Attend startup scouting events to source new startup relationships
    • Onboard startups into Current Global Technology Partnership program (Growth and Basic)
    • Identify startup prospects for Technology Growth and Partnership program 
    • Pitch startup services to retail executives in US and Europe, serving as a bridge between startups and corporates
    • Project manage startups within Technology Growth program with the support of the US sales team, including day-to-day startup communication and executing on deliverables to startup partners
    • Help fuel an investor community to support our selected startups 

    What we are seeking in you:

    • You’re enthusiastic about the international start-up ecosystem
    • You’re an extrovert and good networker 
    • You’re up to speed with the newest tech trends and hottest startups of today
    • You’re a great researcher and are creative in your approach to search
    • You’re used to working with online productivity tools and databases
    • You’re a great team player, but also able to work on projects autonomously
    • You’re ambitious, highly motivated and buzzing with energy
    • You have an interest in how tech is impacting the world of retail
    • You’re a good communicator and enjoy community building
    • You’re experienced in project management, building communities and client servicing 

    Bonus points for:

    • Existing startup contacts
    • Existing corporate contacts
    • Experience in attending or exhibiting in tech conferences
    • Basic experience in how venture funding works
    • Foreign languages

    What we offer:

    • A unique opportunity to help build a leading innovation platform and working with some of the most iconic companies in the world
    • Possibility for you to leave your mark on multiple startups
    • Access to world-class mentors and experts to build your network and inspire
    • Become a part of an amazing team
    • Experience working in a dynamic and fast paced environment

    Apply now