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VC Internship @ Amplifier in Berlin, Germany

We are Amplifier – an innovation unit and 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 trade finance 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 600 million-plus 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 the solutions. 

Responsibilities

Your Responsibilities

  • Market research to support investment deal flow
  • Map existing trends and emerging technologies
  • Competitor intelligence for incoming investment opportunities
  • 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 start-up world, technology and innovation
  • Outstanding motivation and intellectually curious
  • Interest in supply chain technology
  • Analytical and detail orientated
  • Self-starter who enjoys working in an unstructured, fluid office environment
  • Excellent communication and listening skills

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
Education

Qualifications: Undergraduate +  (Finance / Economics / Engineering / Innovation)

Experience

Required experience: 5+ months’ minimum relevant work experience

Job Benefits

Our Culture

We, Amplifier, 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

career@amplifierlab.io

 

If interested, please apply here.

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Written by sandeepashah

July 6, 2020 at 3:42 am

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