We are hiring a technical VC Intern.

Strategic Business Innovator is looking for an ambitious VC Intern.

About SBI Berlin

Strategic Business Innovator Berlin GmbH is the German subsidiary of SBI Holdings, Inc., a Japanese financial conglomerate and one of Japan‘s most active investors. We operate consulting and investment in the venture capital industry with a focus on innovative sectors such as Industry 4.0 and Impact.

Key responsibilities

As a VC Intern, you will work closely with the Managing Director and the investment team to support our fund and investment cases. Also, you will be involved in other business projects for our Japanese origin company (GmbH). This position offers a unique opportunity to further develop your profile:

• As part of the investment team, you have the opportunity to source, evaluate and manage deals on the way to finding the next big disruptors in B2B

• Learn the basics of the venture capital business by researching and building expertise in themes around technology trends, conduct industry analyses and identify ideas that might turn entire industries upside-down

• Provide qualified and detailed research material on various technologies  

• Perform administrative tasks and requests from the Tokyo headquarter

Your profile

Your profile would ideally include the following skill-set:

• Outstanding university degree (or in progress), preferably in a technical discipline

• Previous intern or working experience in a high-paced working environment

• Strong interest for latest deep-tech trends, solid structuring and analytical abilities

• Interest in working in the VC/startup ecosystem and curiosity in a unique Japanese-German working environment

• Business-level fluency in written and spoken English

• Strong proficiency in MS Office

What we offer you

Aside from  the opportunity  to gain insights and work experience in the investment business and a multi-national VC fund, we offer:

• Feedback culture for further personal development

• An appropriate salary for your qualification and performance (to be discussed)

• Flexible working time

Starting date: As soon as possible

Duration: 3-6 months part-time internship (to be discussed)

Your office environment: Modern office in the heart of Berlin, close to Checkpoint Charlie

How to apply: Please submit your CV (in English) to career.europe@sbigroup.co.jp