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 design project proposals and respond to 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

  • Evaluate the opportunities linked to calls for proposals and call for tenders to enhance WeSchool's assets;
  • Develop project concepts and design project activities in response to calls for proposals;
  • Identify and clarify needs, objectives, results and expected impacts of the project proposals;
  • Select and manage partners participating in joint project proposals;
  • Draft technical and administrative documents in response to public calls for proposals/tenders and other opportunities, in collaboration with WeSchool’s Education and Finance Areas, and any other areas involved;
  • Collect internal/external information for the development and submission of proposals.

About you

Required Qualifications

  • Previous experience in designing and managing project proposals in the context of national and European calls
  • Excellent knowledge of public funding programmes at the national and European levels
  • Excellent analytical, writing and editing skills, including the ability to convey complex information clearly according to the target audience
  • Ability to prioritise and manage multiple tasks under minimal supervision effectively and efficiently
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English (C1)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • High interest in education and digital (EdTech).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience in the EdTech, Education or Digital sectors
  • Specific experience in building partnerships at the European level in relevant or related fields
  • Specific experience in Recovery Fund calls
  • 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.