Keyboard and Mouse

Deep Tech Assistant Project Manager


    *Full-time job
    *3 - 6 months internship
    *BGI account and access
    *Hybrid work - you can work at our office or remotely

Job description:

    * Management of acceleration, education, and open innovation programs - you will learn the MIT Portugal E&I Initiative
    * Areas of work: Digital, Health, Deep Technologies
    * Work directly at projects from the European Commission
    * Support on the strategy design and implementation of European projects on the areas of work;
    * Deal with different stakeholders ( ranging from corporates, investors, startups and students)
    Implement event plans for training sessions, workshops, matchmaking sessions and other events;
    * Report to a project manager
    * Possibility to co-create new projects/programs within BGI
    * Analysis, treatment, and interpretation of data, reporting, drawing valuable conclusions for our clients


    * Background in Management or Engineering
    * Bachelor/Master GPA (grade point average) > 15/20
    * C2 level in English - fluent. All work is conducted in English: emails, meetings, communication.
    * Extra activities in school (federated in sports, junior enterprises, students associations) and/or previous internships/job experiences
    * Creative mindset to brainstorm with a dedicated team of dreamers on top-notch technology transfer to the market
    * Commercialization/ Busdev skills
    * Analytic skills for proposals for new projects and clients

Recruitment Process:

    * Applications received until 15th of February
    * Interview at the end of February
    * Starting in March/ April upon candidate availability

Why BGI:

    *#1 Accelerator in Portugal, in the TOP 20 in Europe (by Fundacity), and in the TOP 50 in the World ( On average we have a 64% survival rate with our startups, and a startup raises 0.5 million euros after two years at BGI
    *In total, our startups have raised more than 300 million euros (that's more than CR7, Messi, and Mbapé valuation combined).
    *One of the most well connected European hubs
    *Leader of several innovation projects
    *+30 programs portfolio
    *Spin-out of MIT Portugal Program: Tier 1 validated methodology
    *We do make changes. Look at our numbers:
    *For people who want to make a change in the world, improve our planet, and make people's life better: We create real impact!
    *We take innovation further
    *We make you a builder