Job Opening: Business Development Manager

Technovator is an organization dedicated to advancing innovation and digital advocacy, driving prosperity for the economy and society. Committed to excellence, our vision is to push the boundaries of innovation and foster a globally competitive workforce. We champion technology’s transformative power, connecting communities and advocating for digital progress.

Key Focus of Technovator:

  • Strategic Partnerships: Building industry-specific ecosystems like AgTech, HealthTech, Deeptech
  • Education and Skill Development: Instilling a startup mindset and skills in students across 10 Moldovan universities, Developed platform
  • Expert Growth: Cultivating experts and communities using methodologies like Product Management and Business Trackers
  • Innovation Initiatives: Organizing events such as Innovation Laboratories, Forums, Hackathons, and Conferences.

Specific Duties:

  • Develop and execute a business development strategy that supports Technovator’s growth and sustainability goals
  • Attract new clients and partners, from the public and private sectors, in Moldova and the region
  • Produces and regularly updates a comprehensive mapping of all donor opportunities (by sector and geography), actively identifies grant opportunities, and develops grant proposals in line with agreed organizational procedures
  • Maintain relationships with existing clients and develop new projects with them
  • Foster relationships with the technology community

*Experience with CRM (Customer relationship management)  system is a benefit


  • Bachelor’s degree in business or other relevant direction
  • At least 3 years of experience in business development, project management, or fundraising (experience at consulting/development organization is an advantage)
  • In-depth knowledge of the development organizations in Moldova and the region
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Negotiation and sales skills
  • Teamwork and collaboration skills
  • Ability to work independently and make decisions
  • Advanced proficiency in English and Romanian (Russian is an advantage)


  • Strategic and creative thinking skills
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Planning and organizational skills
  • Time management skills
  • Ability to work under pressure


  • Competitive salary
  • Attractive benefits package
  • Opportunity to work on a young and dynamic team
  • Opportunity to contribute to the development of an organization that has a positive impact on society

Application Procedure:

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV and a cover letter (optional) to by November 30 Please indicate the title of the position you are applying for in the subject line of the email.

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