At Rocket, we believe that a single, well executed idea can change the world. That’s why we build great companies and invest in promising startups. We then use our expertise to scale these businesses into leading positions. Our network of companies is active around the globe with more than 28,000 people – and all these activities offer unique opportunities for you. For one of our ventures we’re currently looking for a Head of Operations & Sales in Berlin.
As Co-Founders of a new internet venture of Rocket Internet, you will be responsible for setting up all operations, building the team, developing the business activities and gaining market leadership. Each venture is typically led by 2 to 4 Co-Founders. As entrepreneurs they are fully responsible for their business and hold personal stakes in their venture’s equity. At the same time, they are part of our international network. They benefit from Rocket’s expertise and support in all relevant functions. Joining us will be very challenging and rewarding. You will gain the broadest experience in setting up a company. Thus, you will work as an entrepreneur, yet be part of an international team of highly motivated and talented people.
After earning your outstanding degree/MBA at a top university, you have gained work experience in a top-tier consulting firm, Investment Banking, Venture Capital, Private Equity and/or in start-ups Moreover, you have a proven track record of personal, academic and professional achievements. Beyond your managerial skills, you have strong structuring and analytical skills with the ability to set up efficient business process and manage P&L. Your knowledge of the internet and e-commerce sector is impressive as well as your high drive and ambition to perform. Independence, flexibility and speed are as important to you as geographical mobility and international experience. Entrepreneurial drive and the ability to achieve goals in a fast paced environment complete your profile.
Working at Rocket means taking ownership from day one and giving everything for our projects to make a meaningful and sustainable impact. For our businesses to go from zero to launch, we remain focused while being confident. Our colleagues from more than 70 nationalities act as an interconnected team that exchanges across country borders to ensure maximum efficiency. We expect to win with every company we build and every action we take.