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Business Startup Resident (f/m/d)

Intern / Student, Full-time · Berlin

Short Description
We are looking for a business startup resident (f/m/d) for a growing and ambitious team in which you can take responsibility from day one. Get to know how SPREAD operates and report directly to the managing directors of SPREAD. You will be involved from strategy over finance and controlling to business development and beyond.

Your main responsibility will be in enabling our business department to continuously improve business structures and processes. The ideal candidate for this role brings the will to envision and create things in a completely new way, the confidence to exchange new ideas freely and the will to tackle problems directly. The duration of your residency must be at least 4 months full-time or at least 20 hours a week if working besides your bachelor’s or master’s program.
Your Mission – #spreadyourmission
  • Develop new business concepts from strategy to service packages to performance management in close cooperation with the CEO and COO
  • Research and market analysis of market trends and competitors
  • Prepare and assist with team meetings and presentations
  • Definition of partner strategies and pricing models for SPREAD features
  • Analyse, create and establish new business structures and processes allowing the company to scale efficiently
  • Support shaping the company strategy and OKRs with the SPREAD management team
  • Develop a network of business partners, investors and customers to position SPREAD in the market and in the startup ecosystem
  • Support the Product Owner in his daily business
  • Provide SPREAD management with regular performance presentations and support in other critical ad-hoc topics
  • Prepare and present KPI and controlling sheets to top management
Your Experience – #spreadyourknowhow
  • Already earned or currently enrolled in a Bachelor's or Master’s program in science, engineering or business
  • Prior internship experience is a plus, but not necessary
  • Basic understanding of OKRs and strategy concepts
  • Basic understanding of finance and accounting
  • Profound knowledge of Excel and Powerpoint
  • Excited about challenges and the ability to work independently
  • You are comfortable with multiple tasks and have the ability to achieve goals in a dynamic and high pressure, entrepreneurial environment
  • To-Do mentality with strong communication skills
  • Strong interest in new technologies and deep tech software
  • Quick comprehension and analytical mindset
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Good communication skills and fluent in English
Why us?
  • A vision to change how physical products are developed, manufactured and maintained, helping the whole industry to become more sustainable
  • An exponential learning curve
  • More responsibilities than at any other traditional student/intern position
  • Gain deep insights into deep tech software development, and product-centered industrial processes along the value chain
  • The possibility to work with world-class Software Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, Space Engineers, Physicists, Chemists and Industry experts
  • A very innovative, ambitious and fun team
  • Flexible working hours and the possibility to work remotely from time-to-time
  • Prospect of a permanent position at a fast-growing startup
  • Flat hierarchies and individual career development paths
  • All the tech you need (fully configured MacBook Pro, monitors, gadgets, etc.)
  • Team activities (e.g. gaming night, cooking together, Go-cart, paint ball, etc.)
Daniel Halbig

Greifswalder Straße 208
10405 Berlin
About us
SPREADs Product Intelligence Platform PIA - empowers manufacturing companies to simplify the management and production of complex physical products by providing software that understands mechanical principles.
We aim to create tangible value for engineers throughout the product lifecycle and the virtue to enable more sustainable products.  
We are focussing on creating a unified platform that enables unprecedented transparency and new approaches to human- and/or AI-driven product and process design.

At the moment we have around 20 employees, a young motivated and international team, mostly communicating in English and German. We gained customers like Volkswagen, Daimler AG, Porsche and Mercedes-Benz. The company is headquartered in Berlin.

SPREAD is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to ethnic background, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status or socioeconomic background.

Are you super driven by engineering challenges, but you think you do not meet our requirements to the fullest? Please do not hesitate to apply!
For us, drive, personality and team fit are more important than qualification.

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