Venture Architect (m|f|d)

Permanent Position ∙ Full-time ∙ Berlin

We are looking for a Venture Architect to join high-priority projects to explore and build the next LogTech start-up. By doing so, you are responsible for co-managing high-priority in different stages from iterating with external founders to scaling existing or new portfolio companies of XPRESS Ventures. Venture Architects are deeply involved in the frequent interaction of the founding team, investors and logistics experts from our parent company FIEGE Logistics. If you combine a passion for entrepreneurship with an open-minded but analytical mindset and a team-focused mentality, we are happy to talk to you. 

Become a part of XPRESS Ventures. Let’s build LogTech ventures together.

Your role 

  • Ideate: You explore and analyze markets, trends as well as start-up deal flows to derive fact-based ideas for potential new ventures
  • Iterate: You prepare business cases and deeply challenge the business model of founders through expert interviews and financial modeling
  • Founding: You are a project member of a joint founder/XPRESS/FIEGE team to initiate the go-to-market, create pitch decks and co-design the business strategy
  • Scale: You assist in scaling our portfolio ventures in crucial projects like scaling an operation, preparing an equity story or driving the internationalization
  • Above all, you are an integral part to constantly drive our company building approach and culture of fast-paced incubation

Your qualifications

  • You have already have worked in start-ups, strategy consulting or corporate digital innovation units
  • Additional founding experience is an absolute plus
  • You feel comfortable in dynamic work environments with flat hierarchies 
  • You think well-structured as well as analytical and know how to prepare decision-making processes
  • Your work solution- and result-oriented, also in stressful situations
  • You are an excellent communicator (fluent in English and German) and a driven team player

Working at XPRESS Ventures

  • Dedicated onboarding to lead you to full ownership for your projects
  • Steep learning curve in an agile working environment at the interception of logistics, technology and startups
  • Highly motivated and fast-growing team that values open communication and flat hierarchies
  • (Net)work with the top founders and experts from across the start-up and logistics industry
  • Direct mentoring by an XPRESS Ventures Managing Partner
  • Competitive compensation package including employer benefits
  • Attractive office at the co-working space Maschinenraum including free drinks, snacks and social events

Interested?

Send your CV, a few lines about you and why you are the perfect fit to careers@xpress.ventures. We are looking forward to hearing from you!

About us

XPRESS Ventures is the Berlin-based company builder in the digital logistics sphere. We aim at disrupting the logistics industry by allowing driven entrepreneurs to access critical logistical infrastructure, expertise and our vast network of customers, venture capitalists and founders.

<span”>We are backed by FIEGE Logistics, one of Europe’s leading contract logistics company with expertise in the development and realisation of integrated, holistic logistics systems. As a family-managed logistics provider, thinking ahead for the next generation is an integral part of our DNA.