Head of Network

Job description

CREANDUM, one of Europe’s leading early-stage venture capital firms, is seeking a Head of Network.

The responsibility of this role is to own and develop the Creandum portfolio network and community by taking a core part in working with portfolio founders and and operators.

About the role

  • Manage our portfolio network / community of founders and operators. Plan and implement new platform activities and processes.
  • Design, develop and deliver an exceptional founder experience from onboarding to all the way to IPO
  • Collaborate and coordinate a plethora of engaging, memorable Founder Operator-themed gatherings, in person and online ( e.g. work closely with our Investment Team or Head of Talent to deliver regular themed events centred around a variety of topics and communities)
  • Support our founders and their teams in making connections amongst the Creandum portfolio network.
  • Develop strategic partnerships deals (e.g. software vendors relevant to our portfolio).
  • Iterate and improve regular engagement practices for the Creandum team to engage with portfolio community frequently.
  • Help coordinate and distribute content on our Founder Platform with our Talent and Marketing leads.
  • Develop feedback loops so Creandum can continue to best serve the needs of the tech community.
  • Design frameworks to measure and report the ROI/outcomes of community engagements with portfolio companies, key stakeholders, and partners (including NPS, sentiment, etc.)
  • Drive the growth of this platform role, building relationships within the Creandum portfolio community and staying on top of best practices to ultimately drive our founders' sustainability, success, and health/happiness.

The job is based in Berlin with occasional travel, mainly to our other two European offices in London and Stockholm. 


What we look for:

  • You're self-motivated to figure things out and can work independently and with others.

  • 5-10 years of experience in and around startups, tech or another high-paced environment (e.g. startup, venture builder, accelerator, big tech, management consulting) especially in business development, marketing, community, venture building or consulting role.

  • You're passionate about building great companies and helping entrepreneurs win.

  • A system thinker with an innate sense of what an excellent founder experience looks and feels like.

  • You have an innate passion for technology and innovation, are self-motivated, and can work autonomously whilst playing well with others.

  • You're a people person who can connect and interact with a wide range of personalities across various modalities effortlessly.

  • You're strategic, organized, and able to execute high-quality work, at speed.

  • You love to network.

As an equal-opportunity employer, CREANDUM is committed to building an inclusive workplace. The company welcomes people from all different backgrounds, including age, citizenship, ethnic and racial origins, gender identities, individuals with disabilities, marital status, religions and ideologies, and sexual orientations to apply.