Join the amazing team at EnergyLab

Is one of your goals for 2022 to do something more impactful with your skills and experience? Are you looking for a rewarding position in a tight-knit team? Do you want to put your superpowers towards having a positive impact on climate change?

EnergyLab is Australia's largest climate tech and energy startup accelerator and innovation network dedicated to reaching net zero emissions. We run programs, coworking spaces, events and an angel investment network in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane to support startups working on business models, tech and solutions that will decarbonise the economy.

We hope you will consider applying for one of the roles currently available at EnergyLab.

Manager, Scaleup Program

About the Role

The Manager, Scaleup Program will be responsible for leading and delivering the Energy Scaleup Program. Taking charge of this important program, the Manager, Scaleup Program will continue to build on EnergyLab's reputation of delivering amazing programs by finding the world's leading startups to participate, creating strong working relationships with the program partners and ensuring the program exceeds all expectations. The Manager, Scaleup Program will also take the lead on managing and developing EnergyLabs network of over 300 mentors.

About EnergyLab Programs

Completing its third cohort and getting ready to kick off the 4th cohort, the annual Energy Scaleup Program brings late stage startups and energy companies together to jointly deploy clean energy solutions. For more information about the Energy Scaleup Program please refer to the program page on our website. 

Key Responsibilities

Find and recruit amazing startups to participate in the EnergyLab Scaleup Program

Run a high-quality program

Ensure startup participants are receiving the support they need to succeed

Ensure program partners and other stakeholders are achieving their goals for the programs

Grow, nurture and utilise the EnergyLab mentor network

About You

You could be a young professional looking for a challenge or an experienced professional looking to put your skills somewhere they can have a positive impact on the world.

You may have a background in renewable energy or have had a go at your own (or someone else's) startup or used your engineering skills to create something brilliant or are just really passionate about climate and sustainability.

You are great at building relationships in person, over email, on the phone or via zoom,  it doesn't matter to you, as you can build rapport and create a relationship no matter the situation. 

You love being organised and know how to break a big task into its little activities and can get things back on the rails if something unexpected pops up. 

You're very open to feedback on what you have delivered - positive, negative or constructive and use it to improve your approach for next time. 

You love being part of a team, will be the first to offer to help another team member and enjoy sharing in others success. 

Benefits of Working at EnergyLab

Get to work with the best startups from around the globe focused on climate technology and renewable energy. 

Be part of a small but mighty team. We are passionate about our mission and work together to make it happen.

Flexible working options available. The EnergyLab team is distributed and has had remote working options from the very beginning. We have the right tech to support you including Google, Slack and Zoom. 

Work directly with the CEO on program development, partner relationships and strategy. 

Develop an extensive network of relationships with startups, investors, leaders and companies in the energy sector in ANZ.

Key details

Location: Either in EnergyLab's Sydney headquarters or EnergyLab's Melbourne office plus the opportunity to work remotely where appropriate. The successful candidate must be able to travel into our Sydney HQ as and when required.  

Reporting to: EnergyLab's CEO, Megan Fisher

Position: Full time contract for a minimum of 12 months and potential for permanent employment in the future.

How to apply

To apply for the role fill in the application form.  Keep things succinct with a 1-2 page cover letter and 2-3 page CV in PDF form. In the cover letter tell us why you're interested in the role and why you will be amazing at it.

Applications close 16 September 2022. However please apply as soon as possible.We will make an offer as soon as we find the right candidate.

Email [email protected], using the subject line: [Your Name] Programs Manager if you want to check if we're still accepting applications, would like to be sent the full position description (which includes lots more information) or have a question about the role.


Applications closed

Originally Posted: 5 Sept 2022; Last Update 27 Sept 2022.