Intellectual property management for the digital age
Business Development InternNo salary • No equity
Bernstein is bringing IP protection into the digital age by allowing innovators to secure their ideas, designs and inventions in just a few clicks. Leveraging the Bitcoin blockchain as a public registry, in just a few minutes, companies and individuals can create certificates proving their rights over any digital asset, worldwide, without having to disclose the information to anyone, not even Bernstein itself.
*Our mission is to promote innovation by democratizing IP protection!
Among our first 40 paying customers are global companies such as Nokia, the Bundesanstalt for Materialforschung und -prüfung, startups from around the world, disruptive law firms, inventors and inventors - and we are now looking for entrepreneurial minds to grow the team and our market!
From day one you carry responsibility and support the founders with strategic and operational projects through various tasks and business sectors. Hereby a creative, result orientated working style, ability to handle responsibility, analytical thinking, and "learning by doing" are vital.
Your tasks will include, but not be limited to:
- Spur the growth of the business by implementing new and effective strategies
- Develop and implement of lead generation strategies
- Conducting researches to fulfil customers’ needs and to identify new markets
- Support us in building and maintaining an excellent team.
- Assist in the promotion of the company’s services
- Building relationships with customers
You'll work in direct contact with the founders, with your main points of contact being Marco, the CEO, and Jean-Maxime, the head of business.
Some in our team didn't end up in the field they studied - others never completed theirs. One of co-founder is from type ENFP, another doesn't believe in the need for personality categorization.
Needless to say, we welcome applicants from all study fields and backgrounds.
Instead, we're looking for someone independent and enthusiastic, not afraid to get his or her hands dirty, ready to carry out menial task as much as excited to take over new projects from scratch.
Authenticity & empathy are a must, so are excellent communication skills in English as well as German.
Ideally, you have some experience in the field that will allow you to confidently operate without direct supervision!
PS: We have great coffee