Health-Tech Sector Lead

Tel Aviv Full-time position

The HealthTech Sector Lead will be a primary source of knowledge about Israel’s Health sector and assist in Start-Up Nation Central’s mission to nurture and expand the Israeli innovation ecosystem, with a focus on health-related solutions. As part of the Ecosystem Development Team, the HealthTech sector lead will generate business value to local clients of the Israeli ecosystem (startups, corporates, VCs, academia, and others) to support their commercial growth. The main domains of expertise and focus required are: Digital Health, Medical Devices and Pharma.

The position is made up of 2 main pillars:

  1. Managing Start-Up Nation Central’s relationships with local business entities and proactively introduce, connect, and enrich them with relevant partners. In this capacity the sector lead will collaborate with internal stakeholders (Press, Marketing, Global Partnerships, Product and Human Capital) to achieve projected impact.
  2. Design, plan and execute sector-specific projects, leveraging deep knowledge of the sector and Start-Up Nation Central’s capacities. The sector lead is required to translate sector-specific challenges into actionable projects, from ideation and design to effective execution.

Requirements:

  • A minimum of 8 years’ experience working in the healthcare field, in any form (Business development, project management, technology, finance, etc.).
  • High communication and presentation skills in English.
  • Deep acquaintances with the Israeli HealthTech ecosystem (Startups, HMOs, local MNCs and more).
  • Entrepreneurial experience in the healthcare business (advantageous).
  • Academic degree in any Life Sciences domain (advantageous).
  • This is an independent self-starting position, meant for creative persons who are realistically thinking out of the box.
  • Ability to learn quickly.
  • Persistent drive for initiative and creativity.
  • Ability to juggle multiple responsibilities, projects, and relationships simultaneously.
  • Problem-solving skills and a willingness to roll up your sleeves to get the job done in a matrix environment.
  • A self-starter and hard-working person who is comfortable also working in a team.

 

Start-Up Nation Central, a Tel-Aviv based non-profit dedicated to the expansion and growth of Israel’s innovation ecosystem is looking for a highly experienced and motivated individual to lead its work developing one of Israel’s most important tech sectors.

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