Do you have a strong intrinsic motivation for our mission? Would you like to use your experience in leading a tech organization for this purpose? Then this is your chance, apply and maybe soon you will help build the biggest platform for integration in Europe.
As of September 1, 2023, Welcome app is looking for a new enthusiastic Director with a strong social drive and experience in scaling tech organizations. Someone who combines day-to-day management of the organization with an innovative vision. The Director forms the management team of Welcome app together with the Head of Operations and Product Owner. He/she focuses on the long-term growth strategy, raising funding and closing deals with municipalities. The Director is also responsible for P&L and cash flow.
To build a new life in a foreign country without knowing where to start. The correct information is not easy to find and making new contacts seems impossible. Lots of people in the Netherlands and Europe are facing this challenge. Welcome app is here for them. Our platform makes local organizations, activities, and information visible and accessible in one place. So newcomers can more easily build a new life and feel welcome in their new country. We do this by collaborating with many different parties: municipalities, companies, and other (social) organizations. Without these collaborations, we are nowhere, because integration is something we do together.
Currently, Welcome app is working with five different municipalities in the Netherlands: Venlo, Tilburg, Dordrecht, Leiden, and Almere. The ambition is to grow to 65 municipalities in the Netherlands in three years to build a sustainable model and scale up our impact. In addition, a pilot in Athens is planned for 2024 for which funding has already been committed. Our team consists of ambitious, young people eager to work towards a more inclusive world in the brand-new office at Keizersgracht 177 in Amsterdam.
Yes, we ask quite a lot of you. It’s okay if you can’t tick all the boxes. We think the most important thing is that you can identify with the qualities below
Does this position suit you? Please send your resume and cover letter to Julius Weise: firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications without a cover letter will not be considered. The vacancy is open until June 22, 2023. If you have any questions regarding this vacancy, please contact Julius at the above e-mail address or by phone: +316 47 565 198.