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Associate / Investment Manager @ btov Partners - Berlin, Germany

Submit your CV to: mk@btov.vc or get our referral

btov Partners is a European venture capital firm managing institutional funds, partner funds and direct investments of private investors. With investment teams in Digital and Industrial Tech, btov invests EUR 50m per year in high growth companies with ticket sizes from EUR 0.25m to 3.5m. Over multiple financing rounds, we increase our commitment up to EUR 10m. With offices in Berlin, Munich and St. Gallen, the firm has more than EUR 375m in assets under management.

Our Digital Tech portfolio companies have the potential to transform large industries and to become market-leading internet businesses. The most renowned investments include Blacklane, DeepL, Facebook, FINANZCHECK.de, Flaconi, Foodspring, ORCAM, Raisin, SumUp, Volocopter and XING. We are currently investing a EUR 75m early-stage fund as well as a EUR 35m growth fund and are looking for talent to join our team.

Your Profile:

Degree in business, economics, computer science, engineering, or similar and achieved outstanding academic results

You have 1-2 years of experience in high-performance environments (ideally in a start-up, VC or tech company)

Passion for entrepreneurship and a solid understanding of digital business models

You are team-oriented, motivated, committed, proactive and capable to work independently

Superb social skills and humour

Fluent spoken and written German and English. A third language is a plus

Your Tasks:

Active deal sourcing

Joint responsibility in the investment process (business identification, evaluation, due diligence activities and legal terms negotiation)

Support in portfolio management (this will include fund reporting, attendance of board meetings, and operational support in the fields of finance, marketing, HR and strategy)

Preparation of fundraising materials

Represent btov Partners at local and international events and conferences

Start Date:    As soon as possible

Office:           Berlin, Germany

Contact:        Send your CV to mk@btov.vc

Intern Investment Team @ Project A - Berlin, Germany

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Project A is the operational VC that provides its ventures with capital, an extensive network, and exclusive access to a wide range of operational expertise. The Berlin-based investor makes use of the €260m in assets under its management to back early-stage companies in the digital technology space. With its unique organizational structure featuring 100 operational experts, Project A offers its portfolio companies hands-on support in the areas of Software Engineering, Digital Marketing, Design, Communications, Business Intelligence, Sales and Recruiting. The portfolio includes companies such as Catawiki, WorldRemit, Tictail, Spryker, Uberall, KRY, and Wonderbly.

We are looking for:

A new team member for our A-Team.

What will keep you challenged?

  • Support of the deal flow management for our investments in direct cooperation with one of our Project A partners and the investment team

  • Regular meetings with founding teams and subsequent analysis and evaluation of ideas/concepts

  • Identification, analysis and evaluation of innovative business models and potential investment opportunities

  • Execution of due diligence activities including financial modeling, research, expert interviews, product tests, etc.

  • Representation of Project A at selected events in the start-up industry

  • Proactive research and analysis of market and investment trends

Which traits contribute to your success?

  • A degree in economics, industrial engineering, computer science, mathematics or a comparable qualification

  • Deep understanding of online and mobile business models

  • First work experience in an early-stage start-up or in other fast-paced environments such as consulting, investment banking, private equity, or later stage technology companies

  • Internet affinity, very good analytical skills and entrepreneurial thinking

  • High communicative competence and persuasive power as well as excellent presentation skills

  • Very good knowledge of English, German language skills are a plus

What to expect working with us:

  • Becoming part of a highly motivated and professional team

  • Having the unique opportunity to experience and to make an impact on recently founded companies

  • Working independently, have all the freedom you need and are thus able to personally grow and develop yourself on a constant basis

  • Working at a modern and well-equipped office in the heart of Berlin

  • Benefiting from a communicative, creative and stimulating environment

Do you want to be part of our success story?
We are looking forward to your online application in English.

Internship @ Creandum - Berlin, Germany

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Creandum is a leading European Venture Capital firm with offices in Stockholm, Berlin and San Francisco. We are working with some of the world’s leading tech companies including Spotify, iZettle, Klarna, Kry, Vivino, Billie, 8fit and many others. Our passion is to help visionary entrepreneurs build globally successful companies.

Us together

Creandum is looking for an Intern for our investment team in the BERLIN office to join us in

  • Daily discussions and meetings with great entrepreneurs

  • Analysing prospective startup investments

  • Working closely with the Creandum portfolio companies

Requirements

Who you are

  • Passionate about start-ups and entrepreneurship

  • Curious minded

  • In your 2nd year of studies or further (Engineering, Computer Science, Business, Economics or similar)

  • Analytical mindset

  • Available at least 4 months starting in Jan/Feb 2019 or Aug 2019

  • Fluent in English

  • Proficient in German

We will review applications as they come in, so we encourage you to apply as soon as possible

Form Intern @ Entrepreneur First - Berlin, Germany

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Entrepreneur First (EF) is Europe and Southeast Asia’s leading early-stage investor in frontier technology companies. In just over four years, we have helped the world most ambitious and talented individuals build more than 150 companies, worth over $1.5 billion. In summer 2017, we raised a $12.4m funding round led by Reid Hoffman, Greylock, Founders Fund, Lakestar and some of the world’s best entrepreneurs.

EF now faces its most exciting challenge: scaling to become a globally important institution. In April 2018 we launched our first cohort in Berlin and have established a strong community of talented founders who are already showing impressive results. Our next cohort starts in October and we are now working to get everything up and running to create another batch of high impact companies.

What you’ll do

This is a rare opportunity to be part of the new local EF team, with exposure to the world’s most ambitious and talented individuals. You will support the EF Berlin team in getting everything up and running in a short time frame. You will work closely with experienced operations professionals with a variety of backgrounds, who are invested in helping you develop your career.

From reaching out to talented candidates, to organizing events and liaising with our global team in London, Singapore and Hong Kong, you’ll have exposure to a wide and meaningful set of tasks. No two days will be the same. You’ll also help to build and maintain our local culture, a critical success factor for us as we scale across the world.

Who you are

This role will suit an early career professional, either recently graduated or considering a career change after a few years. You will want exposure to high growth start-ups, venture capital investment, operations and / or technology. You will reflect the following:

  • You enjoy working as part of a team and pride yourself with clear communication

  • You’re an infinite learner, keen to learn from your colleagues and encouraged by the challenge of being part of a newly formed office.

  • You understand the power of well organised operations and enjoy making things work smoothly

  • You are comfortable handling unknown or changing priorities at short notice

  • You like to take initiative and are a strong problem-solver

  • You have some solid operational experience, and are used to taking ownership of tasks, including analytical or critical thinking

  • You are connected to or have strong interest in the entrepreneurial/start-up scene in Berlin

Remuneration and term

This is a paid full time position on a 6 month term, starting 3rd of September 2018.

Interested?
Email philip@joinef.com with subject heading “Application for internship” to begin the interview process.

Associate @ Paua Ventures - Berlin, Germany

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As an Associate at Paua Ventures, you will be an integral part of the investment team. You will help to identify and win the best start ups in the European ecosystem for Paua and gain deep insights into our diverse portfolio of early stage and growth companies, as well as into our investment decision process.

On a daily basis the Associate can expect to:

  • Source potential investment opportunities in Europe 

  • Analyze and evaluate businesses by conducting due diligence and reference calls, researching industry sectors, interviewing the founding teams and checking financial models 

  • Attend industry events, meet entrepreneurs and build relationships with founders 

  • Take part in keeping our own investors informed by helping to prepare materials for quarterly updates as well as our annual meeting 

  • Support Paua Ventures’ portfolio companies as they grow their business (this can include analyzing competitors, market opportunities or attending board meetings)

Requirements

The person we’re looking for:

We are looking for an Associate, who shares our love for technology and start-ups, who is enthusiastic about identifying and winning the best deals and who is keen to work with amazing and inspiring founders from the very beginning of their journey.

You are the perfect fit, if:

  • You have a passion for groundbreaking technology and a good understanding of the start-up scene 

  • You are a digital native, have an entrepreneurial mindset, are naturally curious and love to check out new and innovative products that can impact the way we live and work — it’s a big plus, if you have previousely founded your own company (ideally in another ecosystem than Berlin, e.g. in Lisbon, London, Stockholm or Tallin) 

  • You are an independent thinker with excellent analytical skills who is always challenging the mainstream mindset 

  • You have strong written and oral communication skills and a “roll-your-sleeves-up” and “get-stuff-done” personality 

  • You love meeting people & entrepreneurs and have build up already your own strong and diverse network in the European start-up world 

  • You have 2–4 years of experience in high performance environments and have ideally worked in the tech industry (ideally B2B), in Product Management or Business Development before

  • You are a great team player who isn't afraid to work independently when needed

  • You’re fluent in English; and further language skills, particular German, is a plus 

  • You possess relevant coding skills, a big extra plus ;-)

This position is a 2-years Associate program, where you will be working with different members of the team and building up expertise regarding the various phases of an investment process. After the two years are up, we may decide to build a company together or you might want to join one of our portfolio companies or you may want to continue on as a venture capitalist.

Venture Capital Intern @ Paua Ventures - Berlin, Germany

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What awaits you

  • You will be assisting the partners and investment-team in the deal-flow processes up to the negotiations with potential portfolio companies

  • You will take care of the valuation and analysis of potential investment cases as well as related market-, industry- and technology deep-dives

  • You will proactively research and analyse market and industry trends to identify the best early stage companies and founding teams 

  • You will give operative support to portfolio companies in online marketing, company building, business development and sales 

  • You will create investment proposals and presentations for internal and external use

Requirements

  • Enrollment in a top-tier university program related to finance, business or engineering

  • Deep understanding of digital business-models combined with the analytical skill-set for data-based evaluation

  • First experiences in high-growth startups, venture capital and private-equity or in other fast-paced environments within investment banking, strategy-consulting or later stage tech

  • Humble team players only

  • Excellent command of English and strong interpersonal and digital communication skills 

  • German communication skills are a big plus but not a must


Investment Manager @ Axel Springer Digital - Berlin, Germany

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SPRING is responsible for over 60 products from more than 25 Brands and some of Europe's biggest news sites including BILD.de and WELT.de. Over 350 people at SPRING are working on an innovative media platform to make quality journalism accessible for everyone.

We are providing a great user experience on both sides - for readers and journalists, connecting them with the newest technologies.We are innovators and it is essential for us to stay open minded and try new things every day.

You are creative and passionate about your work? You want to be part of a team with a high social responsibility and where your work can make a difference? Then join us and shape the way how the world consumes media in the future!

Your challenge

  • Build an investment portfolio of transformational technologies for the Management Board Division Data & Technology/ News Media National Digital

  • Engage with operational teams (Tech/Product/Sales) to identify both organic and inorganic growth opportunities

  • Proactive deal sourcing and network building within the European tech scene

  • Perform various analyses for M&A-transactions (commercial and/or financial due diligences, business plans, deal structures and contract designs)

  • Participation in all fields of portfolio management, such as initiating and managing strategic projects, board meeting preparation, financial planning and reporting

  • Active support of the creation of internal decision documents for both the board and supervisory board of Axel Springer SE

  • Responsibility in assisting with deal flow management, business intelligence, process management and the creation of pitch books

Your profile

  • Outstanding university degree from a leading business school
    Enthusiasm for digital media and digital business models
    2-4 years of practical experience in Strategy Consulting, Venture Capital, Investment Banking or in a Start-up

  • Strong analytical skills, an entrepreneurial and conceptual mind as well as a drive for numbers

  • Strong presentation skills on operational as well as C-level
    Know how on advertising-, marketing- and data-technologies preferred

  • Willingness to perform, high professionalism and a strong team player

  • Fluency in English required; Fluency in German a plus

  • Very good MS-Office skills and ideally first experience with the use of research and web analytic tools, such as comScore, SimilarWeb and MergerMarket

What we offer at SPRING

  • Diverse work environment with challenging tasks with respect to digital portfolio management as well as corporate development

  • Deep insights into various digital business models from early- to later stage investments and acquisitions and business development

  • Opportunity to work independently and drive investments – from developing deal rational to closing deals and portfolio management

  • Deep insights into advertising-, marketing- and data-technology

  • Highly professional and cooperative corporate culture that leaves room for personal development and offers a steep learning curve

Moreover: You will have flexible working hours, above average number of vacation days and a free lunch in our on-site restaurant every day. Furthermore, a MacBook Pro with Apple Cinema Display, which can also be used privately, will be placed at your disposal.

We're looking forward to your application!

Associate @ Point Nine - Berlin, Germany

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We’re an early-stage venture capital firm primarily focused on digital marketplaces, SaaS, and frontier tech. We are a small, international team with different backgrounds, opinions, interests and tastes. What we share is a passion for startups, a commitment to meritocracy, and the aspiration to be what we call a “good VC”.
Your role in a snapshot

You’ll be a major contributor to our marketplace investment efforts and make sure we see all relevant deals by proactively finding startups, taking care of incoming leads, building great relationships with various stakeholders in the ecosystem and helping maintain and develop our global marketplace brand, reputation and network.

Together with the investment team you’ll work on all aspects of an investment from sourcing, evaluating and winning a deal to supporting our portfolio companies. 

As a major driver behind our marketplace investment efforts your can consider your role at Point Nine as one of the fastest ways to learn, build your network, and advance your career. You’ll get a ridiculous amount of independence, combined with the ability to learn from us as well as the amazing founders of our portfolio companies. 

Here’s a more detailed overview  of what you’ll be working on. The role is based in Berlin, but expect a lot of traveling.
Requirements

  • You have a huge passion for digital marketplace startups  and technology, an entrepreneurial mindset and an insatiable desire  to become a renowned expert in that field.

  • You have 1-2 or more years of experience  with marketplace startups, be it as a startup employee/founder or as a VC. You’re a digital native. If someone in your family has an IT problem, you’re usually the one who has to fix it. 

  • You have excellent analytical skills and you love to work with numbers. Turning raw data into a cohort analysis? You'll figure it out!

  • You’re great at self organization and task prioritization. You can work autonomously, but you’re also a great team player.

  • You’re fluent in English. Further language skills are a plus. (So far we have people from France, Germany, Poland,Spainand Australia in our team, and we’re always keen to increase our coverage.)

  • You can communicate efficiently and effectively. Extra points if you’re a good writer. 

Interested?

If you're interested we'd like to ask you to send us:

(1) your CV and any other information you think might be helpful;

(2) the URLs or usernames of your professional online presences (LinkedIn, Twitter, Quora, GitHub,...), as applicable;

(3) your thoughts about three out of the following questions:

  • What is your favorite marketplace company and why?

  • We have a €75M fund. How many companies do you think we should invest in? Why this number?

  • How would you define “liquidity” in an online marketplace?

  • What are network effects?

  • Is there a VC in the US that you admire?

  • Do you know a startup that you think we should invest in?

To submit your application, please complete this Typeform. Thank you very much in advance!

Junior Analyst @ Speedinvest - Berlin, Germany or London, UK or Vienna, Austria

Submit your CV to: job.r63k9@speedinvestheroes.recruitee.com or get our referral

Speedinvest is a leading European venture capital fund for technology startups. With more than 170M Euro under management, Speedinvest works side-by-side with early-stage entrepreneurs to build great companies. Thanks to our hands-on model, our global partner network and our operations in Silicon Valley, we have managed to become one of the main focal points for the European startup community. Speedinvest has successfully invested in companies such as Shpock, Tourradar, Wefox, Bitmovin, Wikifolio and others. Through our focus fund strategy, we offer a unique value propositions to our founders and LPs alike: Our experts have deep, specialized industry knowhow that they put to work for our portfolio companies.

About Speedinvest x

Speedinvest Network Effects — in short Speedinvest x — is a vertical focus fund under the Speedinvest umbrella investing 50M Euro into early stage startups driven by strong network effects. In combination with the horizontal €93M Speedinvest II Fund we invest up to 1M Euro tickets into European and North American platforms, marketplaces and technologies that enable them. Our team of 7 is an integral part of the entire Speedinvest team based in our offices in Vienna, Munich, Berlin, Moscow, London and Silicon Valley. We focus on pre-Seed and Seed-stage investments and like to get our hands dirty by being operationally involved with our portfolio companies.

About Our Graduate/Internship Program

The six- to twelve-month Graduate/Internship Program based in Vienna, London or Berlin is a unique opportunity to gain first-hand insights into the startup and venture capital ecosystem and acquire knowledge in strategy and execution. You will be an integral part of our investment team, supporting Partners, Principals and Associates in all aspects of their work and thus learn the basics of the daily venture capital business. The program will give you the opportunity to work alongside experienced entrepreneurs on projects which will have a real impact on the business world. You will enjoy a great deal of responsibility and will have the possibility to contribute to a number of exciting projects.

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Analyze and track companies and sectors relevant to our investment thesis.

  • Analyze potential target companies’ business models and KPIs and develop coherent financial models.

  • Perform due diligence on potential portfolio companies, including commercial, financial and operational analyses.

  • Assist Partners and Associates building investment cases for potential deals.

  • Participate in weekly investment meetings and regular workshops with entrepreneurs.

  • Support portfolio companies on specific projects.

  • Assist the team with administrative duties, including fund reporting, pipeline management, applicant feedback, travel schedules, preparation for major events, and other initiatives.

Requirements

  • Strong academic performance and extracurricular involvement. Completion of or in the final stage of completion of a university degree, preferably in finance, natural science or engineering.

  • Relevant undergraduate work experience, preferably at a startup, VC or financial institution.

  • Excellent analytical skills, commercial acumen and critical thinking ability.

  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal. Fluency in English. Basic knowledge of German is preferred but not mandatory.

  • Demonstrated research abilities.

  • Strong work ethic and a genuine interest in technology.

  • An entrepreneurial ‘can-do’ attitude. You take initiative!

  • A high level of self-organization and independence. You possess the ability to manage multiple requests, assess priorities and achieve solutions.

  • Coding skills are nice to have.

Compensation

The Full-time position (40h/week) based in Vienna, London or Berlin.

Salary Vienna: 1350 EUR gross/month.

Salary Berlin: minimum salary gross/month.

Salary London: tbd.

Please send your resume and application to job.r63k9@speedinvestheroes.recruitee.com and we’ll be in touch with you! Links to other websites and resources where we might learn more about you (Linkedin, GitHub, Twitter, Blog, Medium, etc.) are greatly appreciated.

Associate @ Paua Ventures - Berlin, Germany

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Established in 2010, we have built our way up to becoming a leading tech investor in Europe with €70+ million under management and a portfolio of over 25 companies in different growth stages from all over Europe. We are passionate about backing visionary, exceptionally talented but at the same time humble founders and have been fortunate to work with founding teams of companies, such as Pipedrive, Stripe, Detectify, Silexica and many more. Our approach as a VC is very service-oriented, providing full support through a proactive partnership, such as operational help in core business development tasks and support in HR & recruiting processes.

We are a small and ambitious team, that values a great working culture and who’s daily work is characterized by flat hierarchies and open communication!

This position is a 2-years Associate program, where you will be working with different members of the team and building up expertise regarding the various phases of an investment process. After that, we might decide to build a company together or maybe you will want to join one of our portfolio companies or continue as a venture capitalist.

About the role:

As an Associate at Paua Ventures, you will be an integral part of the investment team. You will help to identify and win the best start ups in the European ecosystem for Paua and gain deep insights into our diverse portfolio of early stage and growth companies, as well as into our investment decision process.

As an Associate you can expect on a daily basis to:

  • Source potential investment opportunities in Europe

  • Analyze and evaluate businesses by conducting due diligence and reference calls, researching industry sectors, interviewing the founding teams and checking financial models

  • Attend events, meet entrepreneurs and build relationships with founders

  • Take part in keeping our own investors informed by helping to prepare materials for quarterly updates and our annual meeting

  • Support Paua Ventures’ portfolio companies as they grow their business (this can include analyzing competitors, market opportunities or attending board meetings)

The person we’re looking for:

We are looking for an Associate, who shares our love for technology and start-ups, who is enthusiastic about identifying and winning the best deals and who is keen to work with amazing and inspiring founders from the very beginning of their journey.

You are the perfect fit, if:

  • You have a passion for groundbreaking technology and a good understanding of the start-up scene

  • You are a digital native, have an entrepreneurial mindset, are naturally curious and love to check out new and innovative products, which can impact the way we live and work — it’s a plus, if you have founded already your own company (ideally in another ecosystem than Berlin, e.g. in Lisbon, London, Stockholm or Tallin)

  • You are an independent thinker with excellent analytical skills and always willing to challenge the mainstream mindset

  • You have strong written and oral communication skills and a “roll up your sleeves” and “get stuff done” personality

  • You love meeting people & entrepreneurs and have build up already your own strong and diverse network in the European start-up world

  • You have 2–4 years of experience in high performance environments and have worked ideally in the tech industry (ideally B2B), in Product Management or Business Development

  • You are a great team player, but can work also independently

  • You’re fluent in English and further language skills, in particular German, are a plus

  • Coding skills are an extra plus ;-)

We're offering these benefits:

  • Amazing team & company culture

  • Free drinks and fresh fruits

Does this sound like you?

Then we’d love to hear from you! Please send us your CV and let us know about your earliest possible starting date.

Furthermore, we would like you to answer the following questions:

  • Please name 3 tech start-ups that we should invest in and please explain why (the start-ups should not be older than 2 years and should not have raised more than 1 million)!

  • How many companies should a EUR 70m early stage fund like us invest in? Why?

  • What makes a great company?

Internship @ EF - Berlin, Germany

Submit your CV to: philip@joinef.com or get our referral

Entrepreneur First (EF) is Europe and Southeast Asia’s leading early-stage investor in frontier technology companies. In just over four years, we have helped the world most ambitious and talented individuals build more than 150 companies, worth over $1.5 billion. In summer 2017, we raised a $12.4m funding round led by Reid Hoffman, Greylock, Founders Fund, Lakestar and some of the world’s best entrepreneurs.

EF now faces its most exciting challenge: scaling to become a globally important institution. In April 2018 we launched our first cohort in Berlin and have established a strong community of talented founders who are already showing impressive results. Our next cohort starts in October and we are now working to get everything up and running to create another batch of high impact companies.

What you’ll do

This is a rare opportunity to be part of the new local EF team, with exposure to the world’s most ambitious and talented individuals. You will support the EF Berlin team in getting everything up and running in a short time frame. You will work closely with experienced operations professionals with a variety of backgrounds, who are invested in helping you develop your career.

From reaching out to talented candidates, to organizing events and liaising with our global team in London, Singapore and Hong Kong, you’ll have exposure to a wide and meaningful set of tasks. No two days will be the same. You’ll also help to build and maintain our local culture, a critical success factor for us as we scale across the world.

Who you are

This role will suit an early career professional, either recently graduated or considering a career change after a few years. You will want exposure to high growth start-ups, venture capital investment, operations and / or technology. You will reflect the following:

  • You enjoy working as part of a team and pride yourself with clear communication

  • You’re an infinite learner, keen to learn from your colleagues and encouraged by the challenge of being part of a newly formed office.

  • You understand the power of well organised operations and enjoy making things work smoothly

  • You are comfortable handling unknown or changing priorities at short notice

  • You like to take initiative and are a strong problem-solver

  • You have some solid operational experience, and are used to taking ownership of tasks, including analytical or critical thinking

  • You are connected to or have strong interest in the entrepreneurial/start-up scene in Berlin

Interested?
Email philip@joinef.com with subject heading “Application for internship” to begin the interview process.

Internship @ Project A - Berlin, Germany

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Project A is the operational VC that provides its ventures with capital, an extensive network, and exclusive access to a wide range of operational expertise. The Berlin-based investor makes use of the €260m in assets under its management to back early-stage companies in the digital technology space. With its unique organizational structure featuring 100 operational experts, Project A offers its portfolio companies hands-on support in the areas of Software Engineering, Digital Marketing, Design, Communications, Business Intelligence, Sales and Recruiting. The portfolio includes companies such as Catawiki, WorldRemit, Tictail, Spryker, Uberall, KRY, and Wonderbly.

We are looking for:

A new team member for our A-Team.

What will keep you challenged?

  • Support of the deal flow management for our investments in direct cooperation with one of our Project A partners and the investment team

  • Regular meetings with founding teams and subsequent analysis and evaluation of ideas/concepts

  • Identification, analysis and evaluation of innovative business models and potential investment opportunities

  • Execution of due diligence activities including financial modeling, research, expert interviews, product tests, etc.

  • Representation of Project A at selected events in the start-up industry

  • Proactive research and analysis of market and investment trends

Which traits contribute to your success?

  • A degree in economics, industrial engineering, computer science, mathematics or a comparable qualification

  • Deep understanding of online and mobile business models

  • First work experience in an early-stage start-up or in other fast-paced environments such as consulting, investment banking, private equity, or later stage technology companies

  • Internet affinity, very good analytical skills and entrepreneurial thinking

  • High communicative competence and persuasive power as well as excellent presentation skills

  • Very good knowledge of English, German language skills are a plus

What to expect working with us:

  • Becoming part of a highly motivated and professional team

  • Having the unique opportunity to experience and to make an impact on recently founded companies

  • Working independently, have all the freedom you need and are thus able to personally grow and develop yourself on a constant basis

  • Working at a modern and well-equipped office in the heart of Berlin

  • Benefiting from a communicative, creative and stimulating environment

Do you want to be part of our success story?
We are looking forward to your online application in English.

Manager @ BTOV - Berlin, Germany

Submit your CV to: mk@btov.vc or get our referral

btov Partners is a European venture capital firm managing institutional funds, partner funds and direct investments of private investors. With investment teams in Digital and Industrial Tech, btov invests EUR 50m per year in high growth companies with ticket sizes from EUR 0.25m to 3.5m. Over multiple financing rounds, we increase our commitment up to EUR 10m. With offices in Berlin, Munich and St. Gallen, the firm has more than EUR 375m in assets under management.

Our Digital Tech portfolio companies have the potential to transform large industries and to become market-leading internet businesses. The most renowned investments include Blacklane, DeepL, Facebook, FINANZCHECK.de, Flaconi, Foodspring, ORCAM, Raisin, SumUp, Volocopter and XING. We are currently investing a EUR 75m early-stage fund as well as a EUR 35m growth fund and are looking for talent to join our team.

Your Profile:

  • Degree in business, economics, computer science, engineering, or similar and achieved outstanding academic results

  • You have 1-2 years of experience in high-performance environments (ideally in a start-up, VC or tech company)

  • Passion for entrepreneurship and a solid understanding of digital business models

  • You are team-oriented, motivated, committed, proactive and capable to work independently

  • Superb social skills and humour

  • Fluent spoken and written German and English. A third language is a plus

Your Tasks:

  • Active deal sourcing

  • Joint responsibility in the investment process (business identification, evaluation, due diligence activities and legal terms negotiation)

  • Support in portfolio management (this will include fund reporting, attendance of board meetings, and operational support in the fields of finance, marketing, HR and strategy)

  • Preparation of fundraising materials

  • Represent btov Partners at local and international events and conferences

Contact:        Send your CV to mk@btov.vc


Principal @ Brickmark - Berlin, Germany

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BRICKMARK takes real estate onto the blockchain, at scale. We match the need of the crypto ecosystem for a stable store of value with the need of institutional real estate investors for deep global liquidity. Investors enjoy:

  • the benefits of fractional ownership in a diversified global prime property portfolio

  • active management by one of the worlds best real estate investment teams

  • a stable return from rental income

  • long-term value growth

  • no broker commissions and transaction fees

Our team has decades of experience managing multi-billion USD real estate investment portfolios, on behalf of global investors. We build on our track record of exceeding investor expectations to create a new “Gold Standard” for asset-backed cryptocurrencies.

These will be your tasks:

  • Support in the acquisition set-up of influencers in the crypto space, including longlist creation, CRM management, sales material creation, negotiation

  • Support in partner acquisition of high net family offices and crypto individuals, including tasks described above

  • Community management of influencers and high net individuals post acquisition

  • Project coordination of community activation, global PR agencies and marketing campaigns

  • Support in crypto marketing related tasks

You're offering these qualifications:

  • You are a team player, highly structured, reliable and a quick learner

  • You excel at high pressure, high workload and high quality requirements

  • Your TOEFL score is 110+ or equivalent

  • You excelled in your higher education

  • You have gathered 2+ years of experience management consulting or investment banking

We're offering these benefits:

  • Learn from a team consisting of the world elite in real estate and tech

  • Help building the marketing architecture of a top 10 cryptocurrency

  • Exposure and management of the world’s most prominent crypto influencers, high net individuals and family offices

  • Autonomy, once quality of work is proven

  • Very competitive pay and share package

Our team managed 4bn + in real estate, build leading AI & tech companies and is now introducing the second wave of crypto currencies - regulated security tokens. Our cap already exceeds 9 figures and we are looking for a player to multiply that until 2019. Lets build the first regulated global security token together!

Internship @ Creandum - Berlin, Germany

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Creandum is a leading European Venture Capital firm with offices in Stockholm, Berlin and San Francisco. We are working with some of the world’s leading tech companies including Spotify, iZettle, Klarna, Kry, Vivino, Billie, 8fit and many others. Our passion is to help visionary entrepreneurs build globally successful companies.

Us together

Creandum is looking for an Intern for our investment team in the BERLIN office to join us in

  • Daily discussions and meetings with great entrepreneurs

  • Analysing prospective startup investments

  • Working closely with the Creandum portfolio companies

Requirements

Who you are

  • Passionate about start-ups and entrepreneurship

  • Curious minded

  • In your 2nd year of studies or further (Engineering, Computer Science, Business, Economics or similar)

  • Analytical mindset

  • Available at least 4 months starting in Jan/Feb 2019 or Aug 2019

  • Fluent in English

  • Proficient in German

Internship @ Viessmann Group - Berlin, Germany

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What gets you out of bed in the morning and keeps you motivated throughout the day? What do you spend your most valuable asset - time - doing? If these questions are important to you, then apply for a position with Viessmann, the next-generation family business. More than 12,000 employees in 74 countries develop climate and energy solutions for customers around the world. This is where classic manufacturing and new startups combine to deliver innovation. At Viessmann, you can help to shape the living spaces for generations to come. Sounds interesting? Then get in touch today. 

 ...What You’ll Do

  • research in the fields of industry 4.0, internet of things, big data
  • work closely with top management
  • analyse markets digital business models
  • get your hands dirty by helping to set up and implement new business models
  • help with financial planning, customer acquisition and strategy

...Who You Are

  • studies (enrolled) in a business related field at a top university
  • ambitious and entrepreneurial
  • analytical and creative way of thinking
  • interest in internet and digitalisation
  • team player
  • German speaker at least on C1 level

… interested?

We are looking forward to your application. 

Manager @ Spring Digital Media - Berlin, Germany

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We are SPRING - the digital publisher of Axel Springer.

SPRING is responsible for over 60 products from more than 25 Brands and some of Europe's biggest news sites including BILD.de and WELT.de. Over 350 people at SPRING are working on an innovative media platform to make quality journalism accessible for everyone.

We are providing a great user experience on both sides - for readers and journalists, connecting them with the newest technologies.We are innovators and it is essential for us to stay open minded and try new things every day.

You are creative and passionate about your work? You want to be part of a team with a high social responsibility and where your work can make a difference? Then join us and shape the way how the world consumes media in the future!

Your Challenge

  • Build an investment portfolio of transformational technologies for the Management Board Division Data & Technology/ News Media National Digital
  • Engage with operational teams (Tech/Product/Sales) to identify both organic and inorganic growth opportunities
  • Proactive deal sourcing and network building within the European tech scene
  • Perform various analyses for M&A-transactions (commercial and/or financial due diligences, business plans, deal structures and contract designs)
  • Participation in all fields of portfolio management, such as initiating and managing strategic projects, board meeting preparation, financial planning and reporting
  • Active support of the creation of internal decision documents for both the board and supervisory board of Axel Springer SE
  • Responsibility in assisting with deal flow management, business intelligence, process management and the creation of pitch books

Your profile

  • Outstanding university degree from a leading business school
    Enthusiasm for digital media and digital business models
    2-4 years of practical experience in Strategy Consulting, Venture Capital, Investment Banking or in a Start-up
  • Strong analytical skills, an entrepreneurial and conceptual mind as well as a drive for numbers
  • Strong presentation skills on operational as well as C-level
    Know how on advertising-, marketing- and data-technologies preferred
  • Willingness to perform, high professionalism and a strong team player
  • Fluency in English required; Fluency in German a plus
  • Very good MS-Office skills and ideally first experience with the use of research and web analytic tools, such as comScore, SimilarWeb and MergerMarket

What We Offer At SPRING

  • Diverse work environment with challenging tasks with respect to digital portfolio management as well as corporate development
  • Deep insights into various digital business models from early- to later stage investments and acquisitions and business development
  • Opportunity to work independently and drive investments – from developing deal rational to closing deals and portfolio management
  • Deep insights into advertising-, marketing- and data-technology
  • Highly professional and cooperative corporate culture that leaves room for personal development and offers a steep learning curve

Moreover: You will have flexible working hours, above average number of vacation days and a free lunch in our on-site restaurant every day. Furthermore, a MacBook Pro with Apple Cinema Display, which can also be used privately, will be placed at your disposal.

We're looking forward to your application!

Analyst @ EQT Ventures - Berlin, Germany

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EQT Ventures, part of global private equity group EQT, seeks investment opportunities in primarily European startups. Run by a team of passionate entrepreneurs with operational experience from some of the most successful companies in Europe, EQT Ventures is one of Europe’s leading multi-stage venture capital teams. EQT Ventures seeks to partner with the most ambitious entrepreneurs in the formative stage of their companies to support them transforming into global winners. EQT Ventures is a diverse team with multiple nationalities represented.

The team is now expanding with a Venture Analyst position, based in Berlin. The person holding this role will be an important member of the deal team that meets and evaluates tech startups based on their product, team, market potential and overall fit for EQT Ventures. The Venture Analyst will also be involved in building long-term relationships with entrepreneurs.

Responsibilities:

  • Support the deal team in producing investment committee materials (presentations & financial models)
  • Research companies, industries, and business models to give the larger EQT Ventures team thorough understanding of an industry and a company before making an investment decision
  • Meet and evaluate early stage and growth tech companies
  • Manage and track potential new investments proactively

Desired skills and experiences:

  • At minimum Bachelor studies or equivalent within Business or Technology
  • Approximately two years of professional experience from a tech-startup, investment banking, consulting and/or similar
  • Analytical skills – ability to quickly evaluate financials/P&L, build forecasting models with various scenarios, develop unit metrics for any kind of business, etc
  • Research skills – find and evaluate competitors to a potential investment, research more broad industry trends, develop hypothesis on how specific problems might be solved in the future by one or several companies
  • Operational experience from a tech start-up is a strong plus
  • Communication skills – effectively and succinctly communicates findings and conclusions to the rest of the EQT Ventures team, both verbally and in writing
  • Proficient in Google Sheets with an ability to break down and assess unstructured problems
  • Fluent German and English speaker

Personality:

  • A “can do” attitude
  • Thrives in fast-paced and challenging environments
  • Entrepreneurial in their way of work; simplifying processes, creative problem solving etc.
  • Passionate about the ongoing digital transformation and startup environment
  • Curious about new technologies, companies, business models, people and ways to create sustainable value
  • Genuinely interested in understanding challenges that entrepreneurs in tech startups are facing
  • Informal in team constellations

Details:

  • The position begins September 2018
  • To apply please submit your application (CV & cover letter)

Manager @ Innogy Innovation Hub - Berlin, Germany

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The innogy Innovation Hub is looking for an experienced and well-connected Investment Manager on a senior level with a strong VC background. Our focus in the Innovation Hub ids on sourcing and growing early stage start-ups for our investment portfolio in close collaboration with innogy Corporate Ventures.

We are planning to extend our team in LONDON and in BERLIN.

Your main responsibility will be to ensure the whole Deal Management cycle, set up and manage all deals and seed investments, define the right strategy and approach for seed investments and to manage all relevant stakeholders. You will work very closely with our start-ups and ventures, develop deal contracts and transaction agreements, and negotiate term sheets with the founders and long-term agreements.

For the innogy Innovation Hub you will be *THE* trusted advisor and point of contact for all investment decisions and consequently enable a significant growth of our early stage start-up portfolio. This contributes to the radical innovation of our industry to unlock a smart, responsible and people powered future.

Tasks

  • Supporting the Leadership Team and all stakeholders in all relevant areas of the business
  • Developing and maintaining a network for investment opportunities
  • Analysing and assessing Investment opportunities
  • Consulting on transactions, so must have extensive knowledge of commercial and legal structuring
  • Leading financial and commercial analysis and due diligence, financial modeling
  • Structuring investments and coordinating external advisors
  • Leading execution in consultation with the members of the Leadership Team of the Innovation Hub
  • Active monitoring of portfolio companies
  • Reviewing and evaluating new applicable investment opportunities
  • Reviewing financial and other information received from portfolio companies
  • Being an active part in management of portfolio companies
  • Preparation of financial models to evaluate investment returns, cash flow and working capital requirements
  • Assume full control of due diligence, Preparation of Investment Papers;
  • Take active part in preparing and structuring exits out of investments

Profile

  • Substantial experience from a reputable Venture Capital fund with deal and transaction experience in the DACH region is imperative
  • Excellent academic record in economics or natural sciences with additional business qualifications
  • Team player with excellent communication skills and a strong personal presence
  • Commercial mind-set with excellent analytical competence, showing initiative and taking on responsibility
  • Venture Capital / Private Equity experience for 3-5 years or VC funded start up at a C-level
  • Strong experience / knowledge of IT OR Digital Ventures market preferred
  • Excellent project management, financial analysis and modeling skills
  • Ability to multi-task in fast-paced environment to plan and manage a variety of projects and meet deadlines
  • Commercial Insight
  • Ability to thrive under ambiguity and demonstrate creativity and intellectual flexibility in an uncertain and rapidly changing environment
  • Fluent German and English is required

Analyst @ EQT Ventures - Berlin, Germany

Submit your CV to: ventureanalyst@eqtventures.com or get our referral

EQT Ventures, part of global private equity group EQT, seeks investment opportunities in primarily European startups. Run by a team of passionate entrepreneurs with operational experience from some of the most successful companies in Europe, EQT Ventures is one of Europe’s leading multi-stage venture capital teams. EQT Ventures seeks to partner with the most ambitious entrepreneurs in the formative stage of their companies to support them transforming into global winners. EQT Ventures is a diverse team with multiple nationalities represented.

The team is now expanding with a Venture Analyst position, based in Berlin. The person holding this role will be an important member of the deal team that meets and evaluates tech startups based on their product, team, market potential and overall fit for EQT Ventures. The Venture Analyst will also be involved in building long-term relationships with entrepreneurs.

Responsibilities:

  • Support the deal team in producing investment committee materials (presentations & financial models)
  • Research companies, industries, and business models to give the larger EQT Ventures team thorough understanding of an industry and a company before making an investment decision
  • Meet and evaluate early stage and growth tech companies
  • Manage and track potential new investments proactively

Desired skills and experiences:

  • At minimum Bachelor studies or equivalent within Business or Technology
  • Approximately two years of professional experience from a tech-startup, investment banking, consulting and/or similar
  • Analytical skills – ability to quickly evaluate financials/P&L, build forecasting models with various scenarios, develop unit metrics for any kind of business, etc
  • Research skills – find and evaluate competitors to a potential investment, research more broad industry trends, develop hypothesis on how specific problems might be solved in the future by one or several companies
  • Operational experience from a tech start-up is a strong plus
  • Communication skills – effectively and succinctly communicates findings and conclusions to the rest of the EQT Ventures team, both verbally and in writing
  • Proficient in Google Sheets with an ability to break down and assess unstructured problems
  • Fluent German and English speaker

Personality:

  • A “can do” attitude
  • Thrives in fast-paced and challenging environments
  • Entrepreneurial in their way of work; simplifying processes, creative problem solving etc.
  • Passionate about the ongoing digital transformation and startup environment
  • Curious about new technologies, companies, business models, people and ways to create sustainable value
  • Genuinely interested in understanding challenges that entrepreneurs in tech startups are facing
  • Informal in team constellations

Details:

  • The position begins September 2018
  • To apply please submit your application (CV & cover letter)