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Spinverse is the Nordic leader in Innovation Consulting, specialized in creating open innovation ecosystems, funding, corporate renewal and boosting growth. We drive innovation in all key industries: health, electronics, ICT & security, circular bio-economy, manufacturing and energy to solve the major global challenges.
Our customers range from largest corporations to the smartest growth companies in the Nordic countries and other parts of Europe. We help our clients to manage innovation portfolios, build project plans, select partners, find funding and lead the projects. Together with our clients we build new businesses from €100 M upwards.
Spinverse employs some 50 international professionals at its offices in Finland, Sweden and Germany.
To increase our delivery capacity and client reach, we are looking for experienced freelancers around Europe. You will be involved in a wide range of consulting assignments, typically in the areas of Open Innovation, corporate renewal and growth.
Our value proposition for the freelance partners is a win-win relationship that allows the freelancer to:
We are looking for different freelancers for a variety of roles, including:
To express your interest in the freelancer relationship, please send your LinkedIn Profile URL or resume, cover letter (max 500 words) with an indication of your typical daily rates in relevant projects. We would also appreciate you to fill in the Freelancer Profile sheet for matching experts to client assignments. We will be contacting you as soon as we have reviewed your proposal.
Job location: Espoo or Stockholm
Are you maybe a project manager leading and applying for funding for multi-party projects, and now would wish to take the next step in your career and co-create radical innovations and breakthroughs in a multidisciplinary environment?
Or are you perhaps currently working as an in-house expert in a corporation leading your innovation projects and now wish to broaden your portfolio into a larger spectrum of disruptive, world-changing innovations?
This is a marvelous opportunity for you to capitalize on all your previous experience in complex innovation projects, business consulting and cross-company leadership to ensure the success of radical innovation and have a truly global impact.
As the Nordic leaders in innovation consulting we Spinversians specialize in innovation ecosystems that help our customers renew in industries such as energy, bioeconomy, manufacturing, ICT, and health. Our customers range from largest corporations to smartest growth companies in the Nordic countries and other parts of Europe. Our unique and bespoke Spinverse approach helps our customers build radical innovations to 100+ MEUR businesses. Our customer base is all around Europe and we are constantly developing completely new concepts that will enter the markets in 3 to 5 to 10 years’ time.
Don’t let our size fool you. In addition to this role, we have two types of career path opportunities to steer your Spinverse career: transferring from one team / industry to another or growing your consulting responsibilities through experience. Why not ask us more about your opportunities beyond this one role?
We must say that we are clearly results-driven, but we do that with a humane approach. We believe in a good work-life-balance and have seen it drive the high-quality results of our work. This means that we offer you an opportunity to combine your ambitions of world-changing innovations with a high-quality personal life.
The 50 of us have diverse professional and personal backgrounds, which makes our culture of cross-functional teamwork one of a kind. Many of us have an international flavor to life, many of us like new technology and gadgets, many of us are highly educated academics. All of us are hard working professionals with a passion and together we have a huge range of experience and knowledge from different industries and sectors to share with each other and the world.
Now we are looking for new professionals to join our team in Espoo. You will be involved in sales and delivery of a wide range of consulting projects in the areas of Open Innovation, corporate renewal and growth.
During your first six months at Spinverse, we expect you to:
After your first year you have:
It is highly important for us that you feel passion towards disruptive, world-changing innovations and co-creating new business opportunities that have a global impact. In addition, you should recognize yourself in the following:
Our rapidly growing team is looking for Analysts able to take charge of a project and deliver results that contribute to business growth of our customers. Your focus will be in one of our key customer projects in our focus sectors, Sustainable Industries and Key Digital Technologies. With 1-3 years of experience within fields of ICT, cybersecurity, Industry 4.0, health-tech, and electronics, bio-economy, sustainable manufacturing, energy, or renewables, our ideal candidate is a problem solver who has the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and translate business data into digestible information that improves corporate processes
Spinverse is the Nordic leader in innovation consulting. We specialize in open innovation ecosystems, arranging funding and helping our customers to renew in industries such as health, electronics, ICT & security, bioeconomy & renewables, manufacturing and energy. Us 50 Spinversians are based mainly at our headquarters in Espoo, but also at our smaller offices in Stockholm and Berlin. However, our customer base can be all around Europe. Our unique Spinverse Approach helps our customers to build a radical innovation to a 100+ MEUR business.
Don’t let our size fool you. In addition to this role, we have two types of career path opportunities to steer your Spinverse career: transferring from one team/industry to another or growing your consulting responsibilities through experience. Why not ask us more about your opportunities beyond this one role?
Analyst / Consultant participates in customer innovation projects as a team leader or a co-member of the project team. The main tasks are:
The unifying factor between our clients and projects is that they aspire to make the world a better place by means of innovation. We act as a sounding board for companies who want to test various risky ideas to recognize which ideas have commercial potential and who are the best players to work with. In practice, we are talking about guiding the customers for example with opportunity assessments, growth strategies, business case planning, funding applications and pitches or organizational/ecosystem development.
Not a lot of smaller companies like us can say the work they do has a global impact. We can and it gives a great purpose for our work.
We must say, we are clearly result driven, but we do that with a humane approach. We believe in a good work-life-balance and have seen it drive the high-quality results of our work. This means that we offer you an opportunity to combine your ambitions between world-changing innovations and a high-quality personal life including a really cool team of colleagues.
The 50 of us have very diverse professional and personal backgrounds. Many roads and paths have brought us to Spinverse. Many of us have an international flavour to life, many of us like new technology and gadgets, many of us are highly educated academics. All of us are hardworking, and together we have a huge range of experience and knowledge from different industries and sectors.
During your first 6 months at Spinverse, we expect you to:
After your first year you have:
It is valuable for us that you are ready to work with various different cases and a wide range of different companies and industries. In addition, you should recognize yourself in the following:
Please submit a one-page cover letter and your resume by visiting https://spinverse.sprintit.fi/jobs/apply/analyst-consultant-39 by August 15th, 2019.
You are welcome to address any further questions to Mikko J. Salminen, Director of Open Innovation: tel. +358 50 387 0007, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Job location: Espoo or Stockholm
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With the help of Spinverse experts, we expanded our business plan with the right answers to new questions. Without Spinverse I doubt we would have achieved our goals.
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