Who we are

WeSchool is the leading Italian EdTech Company. We are on a mission to ensure learning never stops: our goal is to empower educators and students of any age and encourage them to innovate learning by making it more inclusive, collaborative, and engaging. We are currently a team of over 60 people located worldwide.

What's in it for you

In your role, you will help us monitor, analyse and select calls for proposals, calls for tenders and other funding opportunities from European, national and local sources, which will enable WeSchool to exploit its assets and seize new development and innovation opportunities in line with the company's growth strategy in the national and European EdTech sphere. You will be part of WeSchool’s Sales Area and will contribute to achieving the Grants&Tenders function’s objectives.

You will

  • Keep and update the funding sources database, including European, national and local sources;
  • Monitor the development of relevant funding programmes at various levels, also by participating in public events and other information opportunities;
  • Analyse and select calls for proposals, call for tenders and other funding opportunities following the guidelines of the head of the Grants & Tenders function;
  • Manage requests for information and clarifications addressed to funding bodies;
  • Draft monitoring reports on the opportunities selected;
  • Produce reports and summaries of selected programmes and calls for proposals, call for tenders, and other opportunities, to facilitate internal communication;
  • Support the Grants&Tender function in preparing the information and documents needed to respond to calls for proposals, call for tenders and other funding opportunities.

About you

Required Qualifications

  • Knowledge of the main funding programmes at the European, national and local levels
  • Great organisational, teamwork and time-management skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English (C1)
  • High interest in education and digital (EdTech).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience in national and European calls for proposals/tenders in relevant or related fields
  • Being fluent in any language other than English is a plus

What we offer

  • Contractor or Employee contract (we are open to both)
  • Competitive salary
  • +30 days of paid leave
  • Hybrid work model
  • A learning environment where you can build upon your skills and interests
  • Flat hierarchy where your voice is heard, your views are welcomed and appreciated across all levels in the organization
  • A diverse, inclusive, and multicultural working environment

About Us

We have closed a €6.4 million Series A funding round to scale technology and enter new markets. We provide an online classroom collaboration e-learning platform developed in-house by our Tech team that has enabled 1.7M (20% of) Italian students not to miss school - the other 2 platforms were Google and Microsoft - and to amplify their learning experience by leveraging digital tools during the outbreak of the pandemic in 2020.

We are a young, fast-growing, and fast-paced team that values collaboration and innovation as keys to reaching our mission. Our company is home to over 60 full-time employees. And we plan to double our team in 2023 to push on our international growth with a full-remote first and objective-based approach.

We gather teams of experts from instructional design, software engineering, course development, educational video production, web marketing, and teacher & student engagement.