Reports to:
Digital Future Society Director
Position:
Permanent
Base:
Barcelona

Job Purpose

We are currently looking for a Programme Manager to join our Digital Future Society program team, under the “Mobile Week” initiative.

Mobile Week translates into a series of events that last between a day and a week, and which occurs in different cities of the state territory. These events contemplate actions in four scenarios:

  • Talks with experts: lectures, dialogues, presentations and interviews.
  • Workshops open to citizens: interactive activities and learning, hacking, data and other formats that facilitate the sharing of knowledge and experiences related to technology and our day by day.
  • Exhibitions of well-known artists: in which it seeks to reflect through art that binomial and inseparable between the day to day of society and technology.
  • Associated programs: activities and exhibitions of art, science and technology organized by collaborating entities in the Mobile Week environment.

Through these events we seek to develop the following themes:

  • Mobility
  • New accounts
  • Migrations
  • Work and talent
  • Leisure
  • Digital territories
  • Communication
  • Education and learning
  • Ethics and technology
  • Health and life sciences.

Primary duties and responsibilities

  • Develop relationships and close agreements with the co-organizing social agents of Mobile Week in its different editions.
  • Coordinate social agents, suppliers, public entities, and other interested parties to identify assets and initiatives of interest that can be integrated into the Mobile Week program.
  • Define the scope of the project, plan activities, prepare documentation and deliver solutions, guaranteeing excellent quality.
  • Search, find and structure complicities with the stakeholders necessary for the success of the project.
  • Carry out project management (that is, activities in their different formats), monitor the planning (milestones, objectives, calendar, etc.), the delivery and reporting steps.
  • Assume responsibility for the model and resources of budgetary management and financing.
  • Organize project meetings and give presentations.
  • Work closely with the teams within Mobile World Capital Barcelona and other programs to identify synergies.
  • Stay updated on the latest news, trends, etc. to identify key players, interesting projects and the main trends in the area of ​​meeting between society and technology.

We will be happy to provide more details during the interview so you can get more information about the project.

Required skills and experience

  • Over 10 years of experience in project management positions: proven success leading and executing innovative and multi-stakeholder events.
  • More than 5 years of experience required managing initiatives that involve public agents and excellent attention to detail. Preferred agency experience.
  • Experience in project management processes.
  • Innovative skills to promote new ways of work and collaboration.
  • High organization, planning and management skills.
  • Fluency in Spanish and Catalan, both verbal and written.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, able to interact with people at all levels.
  • Communication and presentation skills.
  • Oriented to action and results, proactive and very capable of working autonomously with limited supervision.
  • Have a strategic mind and practical delivery required.
  • High-level MSO user.

Method of Assessment

  • Competency-based interview with Human Resources
  • Interviews with Digital Future Society Director and with the CEO of the MWCapital

If interested, apply by filling in the form below or send your CV to hr@mobileworldcapital.com