Venture Architect (m|f|d)

Permanent Position ∙ Full-time ∙ Berlin

We are looking for a Venture Architect to ideate, validate and execute business opportunities. As Venture Architect you are responsible for managing your venture projects from founding new ventures to scaling existing portfolio companies of XPRESS Ventures. You will work closely with both the founding team as well as logistics experts from our parent company FIEGE Logistics. If you combine experience in project management with an entrepreneurial mindset and a team-focused mentality, this position is for you.

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

Your role as Venture Architect

  • Ideate: You explore and analyse markets, trends as well as start-up deal flows to derive fact-based ideas for potential new ventures
  • Iterate: Together with the founding team you create, challenge, and test business case and protype to validate the solution idea through expert interviews and financial modelling
  • Founding: Manage a joint founder/XPRESS/FIEGE project team for internal decision-making processes and initiate a go-to-market strategy including prototyping
  • Scale: You support the scaling of portfolio ventures closely during the crucial stages of their operations, funding, recruiting and strategy
  • You co-design internal company building processes in cooperation with the Fiege core business and external founders

Your qualifications

  • You have already worked for 2+ years in start-ups, strategy consultancies or corporate digital innovation units
  • You have experience in strategy development or project management and feel comfortable in dynamic work environments
  • You work exceptionally well-structured and analytical and strategic skills are your strongsuits
  • You are characterised by solution- and result-orientation, also in stressful situations
  • You are an excellent communicator (fluent in English and German) and an effective stakeholder manager across technical and business disciplines

Your benefits

  • Responsibility for your own projects from day 1
  • 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
  • Competitive remuneration and a workplace at the co-working space Maschinenraum

Interested?

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

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.

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.