Our favorite jobs this week: Berlin and beyond

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Are you as trustworthy, punctual, awesome, and detail-oriented as Barney Stinson? Do you have skydiving shots and exploding speedboats to support it? Check these out.The first thing you need to know about success is that it doesn’t just come to you. That’s why we’re giving you a leg up and leading you in the right direction. We writers, salesmen, and figureheads have carefully selected the following positions out of concern for your holistic success and fulfillment. What do you need to do? Get out of that stinky cubicle, and check these out.

Meltwater needs you to train future software startups in Africa

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Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST) and its incubator are recruiting people with a passion for software startups and a strong background in software development for a one-year entrepreneurial assignment in Accra, Ghana. Together with a dynamic team of other fellows from around the world, you will foster growth of software companies in Africa by training MEST students in software development while supporting software startup companies in the Incubator with technical assistance like code writing consultancy and technical advice. 

If you’re an engineering or computer science graduate with strong management qualities and a keen, developed interest in teaching and working with people, send your resume and cover letter tonora.heer@meltwater.com for any questions by May 17. Start day is August 1.

Urbanara needs a rockstar Head of Online Marketing

Urbanara LogoURBANARA is an innovative internet retailer that sources textiles from producers around the world and delivers them to the customer’s doorstep. They are currently recruiting a Head of Online Marketing  to drive customer acquisition and retention on the UK and German site and our future markets. Highly creative, data driven and with a passion for e-commerce, you will be responsible for setting the global online marketing strategy, kickstarting their online marketing in the UK and ensuring successful execution to achieve ambitious revenue targets.

Highly experienced in SEO and SEM, you will systematically improve our visibility in the search engines and manage their PPC campaigns. In addition you will drive traffic on a performance basis through different kind of display advertising and build an affiliate program. Reporting to the CEO, you will be based in our Berlin office. To apply please send your CV and cover letter tojobs@urbanara.com including the job title and your name in the subject of the email.

Zendesk needs a London-based customer consultant

zendesk logoUK readers, this one’s for you. Want a new job in London? Zendesk is the leading provider of proven, cloud-based helpdesk software with partners like Adobe, MSNBC, Sony, OpenTable and Groupon and backed by Charles River Ventures and Benchmark Capital.

Who are they looking for? Someone with a BA, both German and English, an innovative, competitive attitude, client management instincts, basic knowledge of HTML, XML, JavaScript and CSS, and (we like this one) a willingness to travel up to 30% of your time.

Your responsibilities? You’ll support their Sales team by leading the development of services proposals, statements of work, and contract negotiations. You’ll manage executive-level client relationships and provide team oversight during the delivery of services engagements. You’ll also support account management team with minor customisation requests from strategic accounts. If interested, email CV to julia@schoesslers.com.

Team Europe needs an M&A Director they can trust

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Team Europe is looking for a M&A Director. You will work directly with the Team Europe partners and portfolio CEOs while consulting & supporting all M&A plans.

You will support buy-side and sell-side mandates as well as potential IPOs and large fundraising. If you love numbers and facts,  have several years of experience in M&A, investment banking or comparable experience, are a strategist and a creative problem solver then apply now under career@teameurope.net.

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