The most startup-minded business festival in the Baltics is looking for the next Head Organizer to take the wheel of sTARTUp Day 2025 (on January 26-28). As a fan of Tartu and the amazing startup sector, you will surely be a great fit for our passionate team.

As the Head Organizer you will be:

✖ Putting together and leading your team

✖ Planning and executing the strategy of sTARTUp Day

✖ Leading daily operations and planning

✖ Managing event budget and finances

✖ Responsible for partnership strategy and execution

✖ Working closely with teams of marketing, program, production, etc.

✖ Representing sTARTUp Day at national and international levels

✖ Doing everything in your power to ensure that sTARTUp Day is a celebration of entrepreneurship and the best festival we have seen

What are we looking for?

✖ At least 2 years of experience in event or project management
✖ Interest and experience in startup or tech scene

✖ Strong people skills

✖ Experience running a larger team and you feel comfortable delegating

✖ Fluency in English and Estonian

✖ High stress tolerance and good problem-solving skills

✖ High enthusiasm and ambition to take sTARTUp Day to new heights

✖ Love for our sTARTUp Community and a strive to make Tartu the most startup-minded city in the world

What are we offering?

✖ Insight into the startup ecosystem and business events industry

✖ Opportunity to grow your network tremendously

✖ Office in the city center of Tartu with an opportunity to work remotely

✖ Work trips to startup community events and other business festivals in the world

✖ A challenge you’ll never forget and welcoming sTARTUp Tartu community who will take you as a family member

✖ Competitive salary

Are you up for a challenge? If yes, then let’s go:


September 30 Application deadline

October 2-5        Selection period based on applications

October 6      Announcing the candidate(s) we’ll go forward with

If you have any questions about the position, feel free to contact Mart, the current Head Organizer of sTARTUp Day: 

mart.lattekivi@startupday.ee, 5660 4393