Managing Director/Co-Founder – Stealth Venture

November 28, 2017

Project ‘matchbox’ is a stealth venture backed by Kaya Taner. Taner co-founded both mobile app marketing platform AppLift and Honeypot. The new venture is now looking for a Co-Founder to join the team to build the next success story within the AI field.

Job description

  • You are Co-Founder and take full responsibility for organization’s external facing side (e.g. BizDev, Marketing, Customer Success, raising funds and so on)
  • You proactively improve and deal with the organization’s revenue column
  • You hire, build and mentor incredible further colleagues
  • You greatly add to make an organization culture that is accomplishment driven, strong and fun
  • You design and co-set organized team targets and encourage your team members to accomplish them
  • You build up a in-depth understanding for our market, its competitive scene
  • You bring in solid ideas and aim for perfection
  • You feel completely accountable for the overall success of the organization


Job qualifications

  • Being fluent in English is required
  • German fluency is very nice to have
  • Finished Bachelor’s or Master’s degree, ideally in Engineering, Business Informatics, Business Administration or some other related field (candidates are normally in the 5-10% of their scholastic or professional peer group or have comparable accomplishments in different areas of life)
  • 4+ years earlier working experience preferably in tech startups, strategy consulting or comparative positions and especially in external facing positions
  • Preferably co-founded a venture already or high-responsibility position
  • Solid leadership experience having managed teams of at least 10+ individuals
  • Outstanding communication, presentation and relationship-building abilities
  • Fundraising experience strongly preferred
  • Greatly dedicated, eager and can-do state of mind
  • Very strong number, analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Solid attention to detail without losing the big picture
  • Mindset and capacity to work/communicate in a fast-moving atmosphere
  • Conviction that amazing things are MADE to happen :- )