Business Development Intern

  • Savedo
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Oct 13, 2017
Intern Business Development

Job Description

In that light, our Berlin team – among others running the internationalization of our B2C brand Savedo – is looking for a Dutch-speaking intern joining our business development department. Come on board and support us in accelerating our growth in the Netherlands!

Your role

  • You support the Country Manager Netherlands in growing the transmitted deposit volume in the Dutch market
  • You research new potential distribution and marketing cooperation partners for Savedo, reach out to them and close deals
  • You support in shaping the user experience for the Dutch Savedo customers and increasing the conversion on – from A/B testing, via optimizing landing pages to adding value-add content
  • You assist the marketing team in driving local (performance) marketing campaigns geared towards the needs of our target audience
  • You weigh in on and improve operational tasks and processes in joint efforts with the product and operations teams
  • You help us building out the savings product offering on our platform, working closely with the business development and key account management team
  • You monitor, report and improve our weekly KPI and play an active role and not only derive the right conclusions, but especially implement potential improvements immediately yourself


Our requirements

  • You are currently enrolled in / or recently finished a Bachelors- or Masters degree in Economics, Business Administration, Finance or similar
  • You command excellent communication skills, fluent in Dutch and English, German is a nice-to-have
  • You have demonstrated first working experience in a financial services company or FinTech – beyond that, a solid understanding of (online) customer acquisition and a passion for great user experiences is a plus
  • You are available for a period of minimum 6 months
  • You are being characterized as pro-active, hands-on and result-oriented working style
  • You could be described as an out-of-the-box thinker and use your strong analytical skills to solve problems and constantly improve your working environment to the better
  • You are sincerely curious about new tasks and topics and not afraid to take huge challenges
  • You handle Excel, PowerPoint, etc. with ease
  • You have shown an excellent academic performance


Our offer

  • You join one of the fastest growing Fintech companies globally
  • You get the chance to take responsibility from day one, the freedom to initiate your own initiatives to accelerate growth in the Dutch market and realize and execute larger projects
  • You work with experienced entrepreneurs, coders, data nerds, product people, design lovers, consultants and investment bankers; enjoy good humour, open communication and transparency within departments
  • You get access to a well-established network in Berlin’s and Hamburg´s Fintech Startup scene
  • You become part of an international team coming from more than 25 different nationalities with awesome regular team events…it goes without saying that you’ll be part of a vibrant and open-minded team with plenty of opportunities to grow personally and professionally
  • You get access to benefits and discounts for fitness, fashion and more
  • On top of that we offer you free drinks, coffee, cereals, fruits and of course the usual Friday beers