Amsterdam’s UPRISE in April was a blast and our most daring festival to date, then came Dublin and now we launch something new in Amsterdam in 2018. Our international team is loud, loving and eager to bring the festival back to Dublin. You need to be able to dive straight in and get your hands dirty selling the sell. We love what we do and so should you.
We are looking for an intern that wants to help the sales team approach amazing startups that fit to our value proposition. The perfect candidate is interested in sales and wants to learn about the dynamics of startups ecosystems.
Your main focus would be startup and enterprise scouting. The business world is changing faster than ever and we need to source for the best companies available. You would follow a quantitative as well as a qualitative approach to reach a wide spectrum of potential companies to partner up with. We are looking for someone proactive who strives to continuously improve on utilized methods.
Next to helping the sales team, you can put your knowledge into practice and take charge of our pitch battle and own it as your individual project. This includes screening and auditing applicants, closing the deals, as well as preparation and organizing the conditions surrounding the battle.
Last but not least: UPRISE got attitude, and so should you! It is a plus if you got relevant experience and a perfect degree, but we still looking for character. Personality, social skills and the way you integrate into the team is most important.
Skills and Abilities
- Strong ability to speak and write English as a working language
- Be proactive and come up with ideas for connecting to new countries
- Able to interpret, use & provide metrics
- Fast−learning skills and high level of adaptability
- Experience with Pipedrive or other CRM systems is a plus
- Experience with wordpress is a plus
Wanna help startups grow and expand your network? Drop us a line if you’re interested and let’s meet!
Please be aware we need someone to start now (or sooner) so availability in a month or so won’t be possible.
This is a paid internship with free lunches with the team and other perks you’ll have to find out about…