Role This is a unique opportunity for an enthusiastic and client focussed individual to be part of an exciting journey with this ambitious host company. Mentored throughout, you will assist in the identification and development of German businesses, for the Senior Team to offer their bespoke Innovation services to. Having already onboarded several German businesses you will play a key role in growing the marketplace to its full potential. This is also a great chance to learn about innovation, patents, intellectual property, and other professional services, invaluable to your future business aspirations. Tasks• Learn in depth about the innovation services provided by the host company• Using metrics provided identify companies mainly in Germany which could benefit• Using marketing collateral and bespoke techniques build a pipeline of interested prospects• Set up meetings for the Senior Team to present to interested companies• Deal with all potential clients in a timely and professional manner • Ensuring 100% customer satisfaction • Report to the Directors• Assist with preparation of German marketing material to develop that marketplace• Attend events throughout Europe to obtain and maintain customer relationships • Report on market and sales activity Desired Skills• Studying for a degree in Business, Marketing, Market Research or similar • Excellent communication skills • Commercially aware with hit targets and achieve success • Confident and proactive • IT literate • Strong time management and organizational skills • Project management skills • Ability and flexibility to travel and work outside regular working hours The Host CompanyThis host is an ambitious, new but rapidly growing venture capital company with a proven business model it is taking to new markets. Led by two of Northern Ireland’s leading entrepreneurs with successful business interests, they offer bespoke innovation business model to help companies access a variety of support services including R&D tax credits and tax efficient ways in which to operate as well as offering advice on patents and intellectual property. They have a passion for developing potential in people who want to be future leaders in business on a global scale. So, if you want more from your career and want to be part of a unique entrepreneurial journey then this opportunity is for you!
6 or 12 months
Fluent in German
Good spoken and written English levels are required
Belfast, Northern Ireland
Belfast is the capital city of Northern Ireland and over recent years has seen a period of significant regeneration and growth. The birthplace of the Titanic, this vibrant city has a buzzing nightlife and social scene with many cultural events taking place throughout the year. Close to beautiful countryside including 10 Game of Thrones filming locations and the famous Giant’s Causeway, Belfast has something to suit all tastes.
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