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Become part of Innovestment

 

Innovestment is a digital investment and financing platform. We see ourselves as a digital investment boutique with our own marketplace - personal and committed. Our goal is efficient and tailored capital procurement for companies in the following areas

Sustainability (Impact investing)

Innovation (Growth and project financing)

Entrepreneurship (Revenue stage startups)

over a large number of investors. 

To this end, we also cooperate with successful business angels and venture capital companies (VC) from Germany and abroad. Since 2011, Innovestment has financed over 40 young companies in various growth phases. Our office is located in the heart of Berlin in the "Mindspace" in Friedrichstra├če.

The Innovestment team is looking for:

COO (m/f/d) in fulltime

At Innovestment (Innovestment GmbH), we’re disrupting finance by bringing debt financing to SME growth and innovation projects. We will bring debt financing to startups next. We help investors find great returns by supporting real economic growth. We have been around since the start of the crowdfunding industry and we have built a foundation from which to scale.

From day one, the COO will have an immediate impact on our productivity, streamlining strategic initiatives and processes, overseeing program management, communicating and coordinating objectives between departments and supporting our teams to deliver great experiences to our platform customers.

We are looking for a motivated and experienced leader to take over strategic and operational responsibility and support the team in achieving our mission and vision.

If you have excellent people skills, business acumen and exemplary work ethics, we’d like to meet you.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the CEO and senior team member to create and implement operational plans and processes, internal infrastructures, reporting systems and company policies, all designed to foster growth, profitability, customer delight and employee happiness and satisfaction.

  • Oversee company operations and employee productivity, building a highly inclusive growth oriented culture ensuring team members thrive and organizational outcomes are met.

  • Foster a growth oriented, positive and encouraging environment while keeping employees and management accountable to company policies, procedures and goals.

  • Help ensure effective recruiting, onboarding, professional development, performance management, and retention of talent.

  • Forge strategic relationships with clients, vendors, partners, investors and all other professional business relationships.

  • Keep up with industry trends by reading literature and communicating with peers and serve as a subject matter expert, handling daily operational challenges and developing action plans to address them.

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as COO in a FinTech or several years of experience in scaling SaaS-operations including funding rounds, in business consulting or within a VC.

  • Experienced in setting up and growing cross-functional teams in scaling, international environments, and experience working with stakeholders on all levels.

  • Budgeting and/or financial focused mindset with ability to make business projections three years into the future.

  • Analytical data driven approach to problem solving with a strong sense for critical and counterfactual thinking.

  • Outstanding verbal and written skills, documenting and communicating with ease

  • BSc/BA in Business Administration or relevant field; MSc/MBA is a plus

  • Fluency in German and English. A third language is a plus.

  • Exceptional interpersonal, business acumen and presentation skills

Our perks

  • A cause, a community and a careerA competitive compensation package

  • Tools of your choice

  • Work in the the heart of beautiful Berlin

We look forward to your application: [email protected].

Business Development Manager (m/f/d) full-time

Your key tasks and areas of work:

  • Identification, analysis and evaluation of the business and financial plans of companies and start-ups 

  • Written and oral communication with project owners and investors

  • Structuring of the overall financing to determine the capital requirements, taking into account long-term corporate strategies

  • Organisational support and preparation of financing projects via innovestment.eu

What we want from you:

  • Sound professional experience in the field of SME financing and/or venture capital for start-ups after successfully completing training and/or studies

  • Strong oral and written expression, communication and argumentation skills - in German and English

  • Core competencies of entrepreneurial thinking and acting

  • A broad understanding of entrepreneurship, investment and innovation in the European area

  • Financial analytical and conceptual skills, recognition of complex relationships in the field of entrepreneurship and corporate financing

  • Confident use of MS Office and relevant financial tools

  • Independence, curiosity and a portion of looseness

What the job at Innovestment offers you:

  • Challenging and multifaceted working environment in a young, interdisciplinary team

  • Varied operational and strategic tasks with individual scope for creativity - at the pulse of the company with a daily view into the future  

  • Additional professional and social education and training options

  • Market-oriented remuneration with long-term increase options

  • Preparation for the assumption of management tasks

  • Networking & contacts in "Mindspace" and beyond

We look forward to receiving your application with meaningful documents by e-mail to: [email protected].

Junior Business Development Manager (m/f) full-time

Your key tasks and areas of work:

  • Identification, analysis and evaluation of the business and financial plans of companies and start-ups 

  • Written and oral communication with project owners and investors

  • Structuring of the overall financing to determine the capital requirements, taking into account long-term corporate strategies

  • Organisational support and preparation of financing projects via innovestment.eu

What we want from you::

  • Successfully completed Bachelor's/Master's degree in business administration, economics or finance (university, college, dual studies))
  • Internships or initial work experience, ideally in areas such as corporate or start-up financing, corporate finance, private equity, venture capital, investment banking, M&A or in a comparable environment
  • Core competencies of entrepreneurial thinking and acting

  • A broad understanding of entrepreneurship, investment and innovation in the European area

  • Financial analytical and conceptual skills, recognition of complex relationships in the field of entrepreneurship and corporate financing

  • Confident use of MS Office and relevant financial tools

  • Independence, curiosity and a portion of looseness

  • Finanzanalytische und konzeptionelle Fähigkeiten, Erkennen von komplexen Zusammenhängen auf dem Feld der Unternehmensfinanzierung
  • Sicherer Umgang mit MS Office und einschlägigen Finanztools
  • Selbständigkeit, Neugierde und eine Portion Lockerheit

What the job at Innovestment offers you::

  • Challenging and multifaceted working environment in a young, interdisciplinary team

  • Varied operational and strategic tasks with individual scope for creativity - at the pulse of the company with a daily view into the future  

  • Additional professional and social education and training options

  • Market-oriented remuneration with long-term increase options

  • Preparation for the assumption of management tasks

  • Networking & contacts in "Mindspace" and beyond

 

We look forward to receiving your application with meaningful documents by e-mail to: [email protected].

Also welcome

In addition, we also have a constant need for good service providers in the corporate context. Feel free to contact us if you offer a special product or service for companies. We have a strong partner network, in which we can give your idea and company a space, if it is the right match.

Apart from the specific job advertisements, we are also open for proactive applications. 

Interns and student assistants are also very welcome. To ensure that both sides benefit, we would be pleased if you have identified a clear question or a specific area that you would like to focus on.

We enjoy working with universities and colleges and support master's and doctoral theses, for example. You can find more information on this on our research page.

 

Would you like to be part of the Innovestment team?
Then send us your application documents.

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