21 — 06 — 2022
Innovation Consultant (m/w/x)
  • Consulting
  • Full-Time
  • Graz, Austria

Science Park Graz is a reference Business Incubator of the Austrian AplusB start-up network and is the manager of the Business Incubation Centre of the European Space Agency in Austria (ESA BIC Austria) as well as is the Ambassador for ESA Business Applications in Austria (ESA BA Austria). Since 2002, Science Park Graz is a driving force for the development of successful start-ups from the academic world. Science Park Graz is a key partner for 350 start-ups and entrepreneurial projects in Graz and Styria, providing coaching, access to business and technical networks, funding and office accommodation.

To strengthen our team,  Science Park Graz | ESA BIC Austria is looking for an Innovation Consultant (m/w/x).


  • Supports contracting, onboarding and overseeing the start-ups’ and projects’ progress 
  • Provides coaching and business development support to start-ups and projects
  • Executes networking, awareness and scouting activities
  • Assesses ideas and entrepreneurs’ potential
  • Supports reporting on activities and costs

What we look for

  • Strong organisational skills to deal with multiple tasks
  • Achievement and problem-solving oriented person
  • Open and pro-active person with strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience with public funding agencies 
  • Self-motivated and able to work well independently and in a team environment
  • Start: Summer 2022

Qualifications and Experience 

  • Background in business, social sciences and/or technology
  • 2+ years professional experience in relevant areas (e.g. project management, law, business planning, business modelling, business development, presentation skills, proposal writing)
  • Proficiency in English language

What we offer

  • Diversity and challenging tasks in a dynamic and multi-cultural work environment
  • Contact with leading start-up founders and entrepreneurs 
  • Flexible working time
  • Attractive location
  • Monthly gross of EUR 3.500,00 (for 40 hours), negotiable based on qualifications and professional experience
  • Full time position (40h)


Please submit your application in English (CV and motivation letter) to info@sciencepark.at with the subject “Application for Innovation Consultant“.

We look forward to hearing from you!


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