About Pitchdrive

For founders, by founders. We believe the people who can help your startup best are experienced entrepreneurs. Our people are all business growth hackers consisting of founders, investors and intrapreneurs. Let us introduce you to them.

The team

Wim Derkinderen

Managing Partner

Koen Christiaens

Managing Partner

Lotte Geldermans

Product & Innovation Manager

Emily Kegels

Startup Qualification Manager

Evan Clough

Head of Development

Rosanne Picard

Customer Success

Miguel Silva

Product Designer

Deniz Özkan

Venture Growth Manager

Junes El-Sayyid

Legal Operations & Investment Manager

Khuslen Tsogbadral

Marketing Assistant

Padma

Customer Success and Operations Management

Bart Vander Sanden

Frontend and App Developer

Robert Tully Carr

Frontend and App Developer

Kristjana Rrapaj

Startup scout

Our team is always growing, be sure to be a part of our journey by applying to a vacancy below!

Role: Organisation and Admin Coordinator

Schedule: Full Time

Location: Antwerp

About Us

Pitchdrive is redefining the way early-stage businesses take off by advancing the process of data-driven analysis of early-stage startups. With our expertise in entrepreneurship, we provide a unique and scalable qualification & funding engine for both founders and investors.

We are looking for a Organisation and Admin Coordinator to support our company’s (management) team and perform a variety of operational & administrative tasks. We are seeking a highly motivated and detail-oriented individual who will work closely with the management board and colleagues at all levels of the company.

In this role, you will organize our office, manage calendars, make travel arrangements, perform admin work and organize internal & external events. To be successful in this role, you should be well-organized, have great time management skills, be able to act without guidance, control costs and above all, be a teamplayer and enjoy providing support. This is a generalist role that involves managing and supporting small projects across the entire organization.

The Role

  • You like contact with our customers (founders and investors) and employees and you are driven to continuously improve our service.
  • You are an organizational talent and you always keep the overview. Even at the most chaotic moments you still work in a structured way.
  • You have a passion for basic accounting and are not afraid of some administrative work.
  • You don't run away when a challenge occurs. On the contrary, you see the opportunities.
  • You have strong communication skills and like to solve problems before they arise.
  • You actively help to create a pleasant working environment and you like fun team building.

Responsibilities

  • Act as the point of contact among (management) team
  • Perform administrative work in cooperation with Finance
  • maintain a well organized filing system of electronic documents
  • Make travel and accommodation arrangements
  • Act as an office manager by keeping up with office supplies
  • Be a proactive partner with the co-founders & management team to optimize the administrative management and agenda’s
  • Coordinate executive communications, including taking calls, responding to emails, and interfacing with clients
  • Organize company & startup events, parties, off-sites, and much more
  • Be discrete - you will have access to confidential information

Qualifications

  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Interest in organizing and making things better every day
  • Highly organized, detail-oriented and rigorous person
  • Ability to work autonomously, fast learner
  • Reliable and discrete team player
  • Self-starting, pragmatic and a ‘go getter’. We value people that learn from mistakes and improve themselves every day.
  • Excited to analyze existing (operational) methods, and take concrete steps to improve processes.
  • Fluent in English

Mindset

  • Result oriented, not afraid of challenges
  • Passionate & eager to learn about complex financial models
  • Open minded and flexible
  • True team player, not afraid to join in on our funny traditions

Why Pitchdrive?

  • Permanent contract
  • Get the full startup experience from day one
  • Challenge of a lifetime with room for personal and professional growth
  • Work with top business angels around the world and feel the adrenaline of real startup life
  • A wonderful international team - ain't no family like the Pitchdrive family!
  • Work a combination of remote and in-office in the fabulous city of Antwerp

We offer you the chance to be part of one of the innovative startup accelerators and investment platforms out there. With your talent, passion and expertise you are part of a team that makes the impossible possible. Together we shape the economic landscape of the future. We strive to be an inclusive employer and pride ourselves on our open, multicultural and informal work environment with ample opportunities to take initiative and show responsibility.

In everything we do, your future colleagues are guided by the Pitchdrive values of passion, excellence, connection and integrity. We are committed to supporting and guiding you in this, not only with words but also with tangible deeds. We actively invest in your development to promote your professional and personal growth.

Have you always dreamed of working in a dynamic environment where communication is important and teamwork creates innovative ideas? Do you have a professional attitude and can't wait to get the most out of our customers and our business with passion and enthusiasm? Then we look forward to getting to know you.

Sounds like you? Send us your CV, motivation and portfolio to: hr@pitchdrive.com

Role: Legal Student

Schedule: Part Time

Location: Antwerp

About Us

To put it simply: it's our mission to help early-stage startups raise funding in a way that is fast, founder-friendly, and unmatched in the industry. We use data to assess and enable founders to reach their next milestones and build growing companies, sometimes from scratch.

We're a young, close-knit team with a global mindset and a passion for entrepreneurship. The environment is challenging and fast-paced, with lots of room for entrepreneurial initiatives. Good ideas come from anywhere in Pitchdrive.

We are looking for a law student to join our team for 8-16 hours a week (to be discussed).

Your skills

  • You enjoy legal work and have an entrepreneurial mind.
  • You are fluent in English, our working language.
  • Your are a real team player, who enjoys a multicultural working environment.
  • You aren't intimidated by the unknown and you're familiar with that rush you obtain results.
  • You aren't expected to know all the answers, but you should be comfortable trying your best to find them.
  • You know when to collaborate in order to keep moving forward.
  • You know that mistakes are part of the job because mistakes are part of learning. You do your best to avoid mistakes, but when they inevitably happen you don't let them stress you out too much.

Your Role

  • Providing legal advice in a variety of contractual matters during the whole life of start-ups, from investment opportunity stage, on to contract negotiation and execution;
  • During the qualification process, assisting in reviewing the necessary legal documents, identifying possible legal implications and risks (contractual and extra-contractual, liabilities, etc.) and providing hands-on advice for the issues identified
  • Working on templates and implementing legal tech solutions to streamline our processes
  • Ensuring that the business is fully aware of, and compliant with its obligations towards the regulatory bodies (FSMA, FPS Finance, etc.)

Our Employee Promise

  • Interesting student job
  • Get the full startup experience
  • Challenge of a lifetime with room for personal and professional growth
  • A wonderful international team - ain't no family like the Pitchdrive family!
  • Work a combination of remote and in-office in the fabulous city of Antwerp
  • And last but not least we will pay you every month

Sounds like you? Send us your CV, motivation and portfolio to: hr@pitchdrive.com

Who’s behind it

Founding angels.

Jonas Dhaenens

Founder and CEO of Belgian unicorn team.blue

Wim Derkinderen

Co-founded Rydoo and serial tech investor

Boris Bogaert

Serial tech entrepreneur and co-founder at Rydoo

Koen Christiaens

Serial entrepreneur and CPO at Rydoo