Visting Analyst

Berlin
Internship
Posted on 
May 1, 2021
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Job Description

Qualifications: Graduated in the last 12 months. First-timers in VC with raw tier-one talent, evidence of exceptional achievement and track record - not just diplomas!

Required experience: six months + of relevant work experience

Language skills: German (desirable) & English fluent (essential)

Length of internship: six months

Location: Berlin (semi-remote optional once onboarded in Berlin)

The programme: Our six-month program is designed to help talent break into venture capital, join one of our portfolio companies, or even build and launch their own startup.

Responsibilities

  • Network building and market research to support investment deal flow
  • Mapping existing trends and emerging technologies to share with the team
  • Diligencing incoming investment opportunities, including competitor intelligence
  • Project deep-dive into identified market pain point or technology trend to be submitted at the end of the internship

Qualifications

Our Ideal Candidate

  • Highly engaged with the startup world; passionate about technology and innovation
  • Outstanding motivation and intellectually curious, always willing to take the initiative
  • Interest in supply chain technology
  • Analytical and detail-orientated
  • Self-starter who thrives in an open, unstructured and fluid environment
  • Excellent communication skills with a positive attitude

Must-Haves

  • Fluent in English (Bi-lingual preferable - GER)
  • High numerical competency (financial report analysis)
  • Basic understanding of business strategy / financial modelling
  • Topline understanding of the logistics, shipping, energy or mobility markets
  • MS Office, especially Excel and PowerPoint

Who We Are

We are Amplifier - early-stage venture capital investors.

Change-makers for the world’s industrial backend operating system - the supply chain.

Approaching the supply chain as an interconnected ecosystem, we invest at Seed and Series A, from first to last-mile across disruptive logistics, mobility and industrial technology companies. With a focus on AI deep learning, autonomy, robotics, IoT supply chain traceability and last-mile optimisation.

Why Should You Care About the Supply Chain

Often ignored, this is a space with massive impact, both economically and environmentally. Trust us, once you get a look backstage, it deserves the hype! The logistics market alone is worth $9.6 trillion, with the supply chain creating over 600 million jobs worldwide and generating 90% of your typical consumer company’s environmental footprint.

Faced with massive challenges to ensure a sustainable future, we look for solutions.

Our Culture

We are a small team, operating with a flat hierarchy to encourage ongoing learning and ensure maximum exposure. We move fast and stay flexible, giving everyone the opportunity to work on a variety of projects, thriving on uncertainty and valuing initiative.

Contacts

Please include with your application the following:

  • LinkedIn profile link
  • 1x paragraph outlining your personal story and why you are the best candidate for this role
  • 1x paragraph on why you want to work in venture capital and specifically at Amplifier
  • 1x paragraph describing a time when you had to deal with high levels of ambiguity
  • 3x pre-seed or seed-stage startups you love and why

If there are any questions you can contact us at career@amplifierlab.io

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