Working Student Venture Development (m/f/d)

Business Development · Berlin · Working Student · Intern/Working Student

Job description

Job description

About the Job

We're looking for a new team member for our Venture Development Team –  a group of ambitious business generalists who have two main responsibilities: First, they define and execute value-driving projects with our ventures in areas such as internationalisation, commercial operations, and interim management… and really anything else that we see as a business priority. Second, they team up with one of our Partners to manage a set of investments. This entails preparing board meetings, communicating between our partners and our operational teams, identifying support opportunities and staffing our 100+ operational experts according to our portfolio companies’ needs.

As a working student in our Venture Development Team, you will help us to stay focused, be organised, maintain structure, and manage the operational support at our ventures.

Motivation, creativity, and openness encapsulate our values and culture. That’s why we encourage you to bring yourself to work. Join a multinational team of bright individuals and be inspired to grow, innovate, and take responsibility from the get-go.

In this role, you’ll:

  • Keep a continuous overview of all ongoing operational resources at our ventures
  • Maintain our employee time tracking tool and monthly support plan
  • Organise and manage resource adjustments and updating related documents 
  • Help to organise and execute kick-off workshops for new investments
  • Improve and automate internal processes
  • Be flexible and able to support smaller projects, both internally and externally 

Your Profile

  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s programme 
  • A good understanding of project, stakeholder and/or process management
  • Analytical skills
  • Attention to details and numbers
  • Strong skills in Excel and Google sheets or PowerPoint
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Reliable and trustworthy behavior
  • Proactive communication
  • Professional proficiency of English (German is a plus) 

Please note that we are looking for support in our Berlin office. Eligibility to work within the EU is required as well.

Benefits and Perks

  • Remote-friendly – Work anywhere in Germany or take advantage of our beautiful and well-equipped office at the heart of Berlin
  • Choose your tech – MacOS/Windows/Linux laptop and optional screen
  • Career growth – Access to internal workshops, knowledge sharing meetups, PAV Academy professional training opportunities, industry conferences, and other personal development possibilities
  • Subsidised products and services, including meal vouchers, German language classes, a bike leasing program, and discounts on services of our portfolio companies and various other brands
  • Wellness – 24/7 access to counselling specialists, free subscription to workplace wellbeing platform Unmind, weekly online yoga classes
  • Paid team and company events
  • Social activities – Hang out with co-workers during and after-hours (Slack or IRL, you decide), grab lunch or coffee with randomly assigned teammates, and disconnect from everything to spend quality time in outdoor activities
  • Visa application support and relocation package
Apply below and become a part of our success story!

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Project A is committed to diversity and equal opportunities for all – applicants and employees alike. We value humans – with all our glorious multifaceted backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences. Our diverse team has different ethnic and cultural origins, gender identities, sexual orientations, family arrangements, religious and political affiliations, socioeconomic statuses, age groups, and abilities.

With 32 nationalities and over 25 spoken languages, we’re confident that you’ll feel right at home. We look forward to your application.

Project A is one of Europe's leading venture capital firms, with offices in Berlin and London. Founded in 2012 as an Operational VC, we have backed more than 100 startups across 17 countries and 15 industries, including digital health, Fintech, and mobility. Our dedicated team of 140+ professionals supports our portfolio companies with software engineering, marketing, sales, hiring, and other business-critical services.

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