Business Development &

General Admin Manager

External Communications and Admin Manager

UPDATED: 20.8.2020


We have received over 70 applications for our Business Development and General Admin manager post, but we are still looking for our hero!

To adjust the focus we are changing the title a little bit and extending the application period till 28 August.

If you are a good administrator, making your organization operate like clockwork, but miss a bit of science and discovery in your life, if you wish you could be an ambassador of change in this world and you have skills and passion to write about it, then we are waiting just for you!

About us

Geyser Batteries is a rapidly developing startup that commercializes its novel energy storage technology that makes unique, environmentally-friendly batteries. We are financed by the leading Finnish VC and industrial investors to make this world more safe and sustainable.

Having started in the end of 2018, we are now working on products for leading global automotive and heavy machinery companies and setting up manufacturing facilities to scale up manufacturing.

We need your help to keep up this progress.

About the role

By joining Geyser as a Business Development and General Admin Manager you will be working side-by-side with our CEO, a serial entrepreneur with diverse global background. Your role will entail varied tasks somewhat mirroring the job of the CEO, and you will get his support and supervision as necessary. However, we shall expect you to promptly gain independence and responsibility in your tasks:

Business Development

  • Manage social media for leads generation in three domains: customers, new employees, investors

  • In cooperation with the sales team, develop and launch corresponding customer outreach- and sales strategies

  • Be the first point of contact for general enquiries sent to the company

  • Lead events planning, organizing and participation

  • Sales and admin support at exhibitions and trade shows

  • Ensure visibility and outreach to the investors and industrial partners community through events and accelerators (planning, pitching/applying, participating as necessary) 

  • Follow the market, analyze potential customers’ needs and identify opportunities

  • Support CEO and COO in global recruitment efforts, ensuring pipeline through strategic online and offline activities

General admin

  • Corporate secretary, incl:

    • Statutory and investors reporting and compliance (insurances, due notices, etc)

    • Support document preparation, workflow and archiving as necessary

  • Admin & Office, incl:

    • CEO travels logistics, reimbursements, per diems

    • Digital admin, connectivity

  • Accounting, incl:

    • Invoicing

    • Reconciliation of corporate expenses

While multitasking in the startup phase, you may expect your role to evolve at the growth phase of the company along either of the following paths, potentially up to the CxO level:


  • business development – chasing company opportunities off the beaten paths,

  • marketing – pushing our brand globally,

  • administrative – making our company the best and most efficient place to work.

Who you are

We are on a hunt for a smart and energetic person that loves marketing and communication, strives to make an impact, has great attention to details and organizational skills. You like to take responsibility and to get your job done, but more importantly you’d like a job that matters… like putting the world on a sustainable track!

Naturally, we expect you to have proven relevant experiences that would ensure your success in Geyser and surely for this role we need you to be:

  • a great communicator: both externally and internally, so general social intelligence, and specific skills of storytelling, copywriting will be your strongest powers

Your chances of success will be particularly high if you have:

  • science/engineering education or otherwise technical background and

  • good spoken Russian

The position is based in Helsinki, Maria 01, so expect great, very diverse startup community. We pay at market rates. Extra perks will expand with the growth of the company and your role in it. 

How to apply

Does this sound like the perfect position for you? Send your brief CV to jobs@geyserbatteries.com asap and please comment on why you think this role is good for you. If you have question regarding the job and want to have a chat first, do not hesitate to contact us using the same email above.

We will need to make the hiring decision as soon as a right candidate appears, however no later than 28th August 2020.

Job description in PDF

Helsinki, Maria 01

Geyser Batteries - Business Development HQ


Maria 01
Lapinlahdenkatu 16
00180 Helsinki