Academy Project Leader



At Opinno , we help large corporations to transform through innovative methodologies used by start-ups and entrepreneurs. We see innovation as a process that begins by listening to people and ends with the design and prototyping of new products and services that generate an impact on society, being this the foundation of our model: people, ideas and solutions.


In our Academy division , we transform people by developing highly demanded digital and technological skills. Our aim is twofold. On one hand, we increase companies’ competitiveness by improving digital skills of employees. On the other hand, we increase young people’s employability by developing skills needed to lead the digital transformation of companies. We work using learning-by-doing, problem solving and corporate challenges as learning methodologies.

We are looking for a Project Leader to join our team in Madrid.

Functions :

  • Related to management :

    • Leading and coordinating projects from the Academy division, managing teams, budget and execution deadlines.

    • Communication and coordination with customer and third parties.

    • Planning and coordinating projects execution with Academy’s Program leader.

  • Related to production :

    • Leading class sessions to develop digital and technological skills apart from developing skills by yourself skills for emergent technology (eg. Blockchain, Big Data, Chabots, etc.).

    • Designing learning methods and developing content for class sessions with the Academy team apart from reviewing the teaching method and propose improvements in order to give the best service.

  • Related to sales :

    • Direct contact with the customer, attending to meetings and identifying their needs in order to design the project.

    • Elaborate commercial proposals for customers and follow-up on commercial-leads through our CRM.

Requirements :

  • At least 2 years of experience as a Project Manager. Knowledge of agile framework and being used to online tools for coordination is a plus.

  • Intermediate level of English (B2).

  • Customer oriented with high communication and content skills is a must.

  • Used to self-teaching in order to learn and develop new skills for work, with an analytical mindset.

  • Some skills in any of the following areas are needed (at least 2 years of experience)

    • Programming: fullstack, front-end (AngularJS, HTML5 and CSS3) or back-end (Python, PHP or NodeJS)

    • UX: HCI and tools such as InVision or Sketch.

    • Digital Marketing: SEO, SEM or Social Networks.

    • Emergent Technologies: Blockchain, Big Data, Machine Learning, Chatbots, etc.

  • Open to travel (mostly in Spain but it is possible to travel abroad)

  • Experience with graphic design tools (ie. Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Fireworks, etc.) is a plus.