StartUp CEO - Italy

  • Creative Dock s.r.o
  • Apr 21, 2021
Full time Business Development New Business Partnerships Sales

Job Description

Creative Dock – Who We Are:

We’re a team of experienced entrepreneurs, passionate founders, technical high-riders, hands-on makers and unconventional thinkers. Imagine Creative Dock like a box of lego where everybody is doing their the best to build something special.

What we do:

We create new ways to generate value and revenue through digital transformation in various industries. We build companies, products & services, and digitise incumbent companies, growing their revenue and bringing efficiencies that allow the creation of new business models.

Why You Should Join Us:

Creative Dock is a place where you get to showcase your talent, help build products & services from start to finish, and learn from top people across industries. We offer you the opportunity to join a diverse international melting pot of people, with various skill sets & professional backgrounds, and with offices across Europe, you could find yourself working on one of our projects abroad.

We love to share knowledge and apart from regular in-house workshops, our Creative Talks have become a place-to-be for pros to meet up and learn from each other. Failure doesn’t scare us. Mistakes are a part of life. We don’t make a fuss about them – we fail, we learn, we try again.

For us, experience counts but willingness to learn is even more important. We offer an informal environment with uncomplicated processes, and we value team spirit, open communication, simplicity, and getting things done. We love to see people grow, come up with ideas and implement them on a daily basis.

If you can relate to the above, read on and get ready for a creative career with us!

Your Purpose:

In your role as the CEO of our Italy business, you will utilise your network of existing contacts to develop new business opportunities, selling disruptive ideas and concepts to partners and investors, validating the business case, and building products & services that have a real impact on the market; for example, you might deliver a new Digital Banking service for Europe, build a fully automated Health Insurance company, or even an eHealth platform in Africa.

You will lead new Fintech/Insurtech/eHealth and E-commerce projects, planning and executing our innovation process working closely with our ideation team and delivery center in Prague, and you’ll be fully responsible for product development.

You will also find, develop and lead the best talent, holding people accountable for delivery and following up in a consistent manner.

About You:

  • You have extensive experience at a senior level, in a Fintech/Insurtech/E-commerce company with an international multicultural environment.
  • You are well connected and can demonstrate your ability to connect with your network, to realise new business opportunities, and with your solutions-oriented mindset, you’re capable of selling a concept and turning it into a reality.
  • You thrive on the pressure that comes with working in a fast-paced deadline driven environment with a strong focus on delivery and you love seeing your efforts deliver great results.
  • You have proven experience in managing multiple projects with competing priorities and competing personalities, you’re an inspiring leader with a strong sense of team focus, keeping spirits high when ordinary thinkers start to panic.
  • You’re open minded and willing to learn and grow, and you have excellent communication skills in written and spoken Italian and English.

We know, the right fit is just as important for you as it is for us!

After we’ve reviewed your application, our recruiter will be in touch to learn more about you and help you understand if the role is a good fit for you. You’ll then be invited to meet our team virtually and after that, if you think you’d like to join our team, we’ll invite you to a 1-2 day bootcamp where you’ll really get a feel for us – it’s well worth it! If both sides are happy, we’ll then make an offer of employment and once you accept, you’ll go through our On-Boarding program, designed to ensure you have a great experience and are ready on your first day with us.

Join our team, click the apply button today!