Job Description:

You will be working with 3 programs focused on sustainability, namely:

EIT Climate KIC: Most relevant network in Europe to fight climate change, with financed opportunities for students, startups and corporates from Portugal.

EIT Food: Main network in Europe for the food industry with financed opportunities for students, startups and corporates from Portugal

I-Danha Food Lab: Accelerator and funding to sustainable SME and startups in the food production/transformation/distribution sector to operate in Idanha-a-Nova

You're tasks will focus on:

You will have to identify possible partnerships for the programs;

Scouting: Direct sale as presence in events, phone calls, emails;

Program management: Continuously check if the startups need help, put them in contact with the mentors, check if the meetings happen, if the business plan is evolving;

Make presentations of startups to key people;

Ideate about initiatives to help startups to have more clients and to obtain investment;

Keep all communication and brand image updated of the project;

Support to startups, with a view to improve their business (consulting);

Other necessary tasks.

Skills needed (required or preferred):

(required or preferred):

Project Management skills and Team player

Proactivity and ability to work under pressure

Organized and strategic thinking


(required or preferred): Economics; Management, Marketing


(required): English


3 to 6 months

Start Date


How to apply

Send your CV and name of the position to

Deadline for applications

15th of May

Possibility of remote work

Assistant of Sustainability and Food Project Manager



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