Venture Manager (f/m/d)

Job description

As Austria’s leading company builder and partner for innovation, V_labs accompanies its clients from the idea in its infancy till its rollout. At their core, they combine the strengths that corporates bring to the table with the dynamics and agility of start-ups.

They are a team of experienced entrepreneurs, venture managers, innovation consultants, design and marketing experts, and IT developers. With the right business model, combined with tried and tested methods, they can not only scale company building projects and introduce them to the market faster, but they have also proven to make them more successful.

At V_labs, their philosophy is to treat every venture like it was their own. Or as they like to put it, “there’s passion and dedication in everything we do”. If you are passionate about participating in exciting projects and being part of an innovative and spirited team, you are in the right place! 

They are looking for a Venture Manager (f/m/d) to join them in their offices in Vienna or Dornbirn.

What is it all about?

  • Building a start-up from scratch, defining the relevant venture parameters for corporate start-ups

  • Project Manager or Project Lead role in company building and innovation projects

  • Independent development of major project components and presentation to the client

  • Ongoing communication with clients and project partners on project status and progress

  • Conception of client presentations and an active role in pitches and workshops

  • Leading an interdisciplinary team of software developers, designers, marketers and consultants

  • Responsibility and independent execution of internal projects within V_labs

  • Company building projects which consist of digital products and digital business models


  • Master's degree or diploma in the field of Innovation Management, Digital Innovation, Digital Business, online marketing & sales, Entrepreneurship or similar

  • At least 4 - 5 years of professional experience in innovation management in an established company, in a digital agency, management consultancy or in a startup

  • Independent working style and experience in the project management of innovation projects, in setting up a start-up or in the development of digital products and services

  • Knowledge and understanding of the development process of digital products

  • Profound skills in Miro/Mural, Excel, PowerPoint and their equivalents in Google Docs

  • Fluency in English and German

  • Sense of humour, team player characteristics and a great passion for new ventures and topics

What do we offer?

  • A cool and modern workplace with the free choice - at the Viennese start-up loft The Base or at our own co-working space ‘Schlosserei’ in Dornbirn

  • Collective employee bonus

  • Exciting playground - different startups, industries, apps and digital solutions

  • Daily work with an experienced team, innovative startups and exciting, different digital projects

  • Working with the latest tools and technologies

  • Flat hierarchies - lots of exchange and communication, with the freedom to contribute with your creative ideas and solutions

  • A clear development plan and dedicated internal chapters towards learning new skills, methods, technologies and approaches

We are offering a full-time position, with a gross annual salary from € 60,000 to be negotiated based on your experience and qualifications.

Do you share V_labs passion for adVENTURES? We are looking forward to your application!