Internship Business Development (m/f) // MONOQI

October 9, 2017
MONOQI is the online destination for hand-picked design. Since 2012, we have dedicated ourselves to collecting hard-to-find and limited-edition design products. With an international team representing over 25 nationalities, MONOQI searches the globe for the best contemporary design, making strong curatorial selections. We are a multinational, enthusiastic and fun team based in the heart of Berlin with a unified vision of changing the game in the furniture industry. And we are looking for an inspiring, engaged and motivated Business Development Intern (m/f).

What you’ll be working on:

  • You will be supporting projects in different functional areas with clear impact on top and bottom line
  • You will measure the success of such projects to shape our strategy
  • You will think outside the box and challenge existing processes to further increase our operational efficiency
  • You will perform market and competitor research
  • You will support in the creation of business cases, concepts and visualisation of ideas
  • You will translate qualitative and quantitative customer data into insights to build an informed understanding of our customers’ needs

What you’ll bring to the team:

  • You are enrolled as a Bachelor’s or Master’s student at university/college and (a) available for a three month non-mandatory internship or (b) a mandatory/compulsory internship of up to six months (full time)
  • You have already gained first experience in working in a fast-paced tech startup, ecommerce or consumer product environment
  • You are familiar with concepts such as the Lean Startup methodology or Strategic Innovation theory and took university classes such as in Entrepreneurship or Innovation Management
  • You have a strong understanding of business processes, analytical and conceptual thinking
  • You have first experience in project management, data driven and goal-orientated work but also in forming business alliances and building partnerships
  • You can work independently and are ready to take on responsibility immediately
  • You are a storyteller, with experience in communicating concepts and ideas to stakeholders at all levels within organisations, including oral and written presentations and proposals
  • You are 100% fluent in English as this is the company language

What do we offer:

  • A challenging, motivating internship in a rapidly growing design company
  • The opportunity for professional and personal development in a dynamic, international environment
  • A great insight into the design industry
  • An attractive employee discount on all products offered in our online selection
  • Open channels of communication, transparent decision-making, and quick decisions and results
  • A vibrant and international team as well as an open, creative, and design-minded workspace in the heart of Berlin

What we are looking for:

  • An open-minded and free-spirited individual with a pragmatic attitude, excited to come up with new perspectives and a drive to make things happen

Join the MONOQI team!

We look forward to receiving your application.

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