Program Coordinator

The mission of Riga Business School at Riga Technical University is to provide a modern and international education for leaders in a technology-based world. Riga Business School is located in Riga, Latvia, but provides studies for both local and foreign students. RBS provides two bachelor programs in Business Administration and IT Leadership, and a Professional MBA and Executive MBA, as well as coordinates several innovative educational programs with international partners.

We are seeking Program Coordinator

(temporary position till June 30, 2026)

Become part of the RTU Riga Business School team! The main task of this position will be to ensure and coordinate the involvement of partners in the RBS project on FinTech business education.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Ensure and coordinate cooperation with higher education institutions and other partners for the implementation of the FinTech Business Education Project.
  2. Participate in the development of the higher education teaching community and provide necessary support to academic staff during the implementation of the project.
  3. Organize and maintain cooperation with FinTech ecosystem actors (FinTech companies, regulators, government institutions, etc.).
  4. Plan and implement activities and events for FinTech ecosystem actors related to the project’s aims and objectives.
  5. Contribute to the communication and public image of the project’s activities.

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE CANDIDATE

  • Experience in similar roles involving the coordination of collaborative processes.
  • Excellent national language skills (C2 level) and good English language skills (minimum C1 level).
  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Good digital skills.
  • Punctuality and a high sense of responsibility.
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills.

AN ADVANTAGE WILL BE:

  • Experience of working on EU funded projects.
  • Experience or knowledge of the FinTech industry.

WE OFFER

  • Salary: EUR 1700.00 to 2100.00 gross, based on experience.
  • Dynamic work in a professional and dedicated team.
  • Health insurance (after probation).
  • Hybrid working model with an office in the center of Riga.
  • Work in an international environment (cooperation with universities such as Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology).
  • Enjoy complimentary access to the RTU gym, Ķīpsala swimming pool, and sauna.

CVs and motivation letters with the note “Program Coordinator” please send us in an e-mail  vakance@rbs.lv till August 5th.

Thank you for your interest and please note that we will only contact candidates who are shortlisted for interviews. Please note that applications will be reviewed during the selection process, and the vacancy may be closed before the specified closing date.
We support an inclusive working environment and candidates will be assessed solely on the basis of their achievements, qualifications, competencies.
By applying for the competition, the candidate agrees to the processing of his/her personal data in accordance with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation) and storage at the Riga Technical University Human Resources Department. Personal data will not be disclosed to third parties without the candidate’s consent, except in the cases provided for in the laws and regulations in force in the Republic of Latvia.