Talent Sourcer (m/f/x) @ Early-Stage VC
Germany, Berlin, BerlinCore Team
Venture Capital is a People Business. We are in the business of recognizing great founders before others do. We connect entrepreneurs with game-changing talents, building companies that will define the future. We understand that not finding the best people is the biggest threat to our portfolio companies there is.
We aim to distinguish ourselves by providing founders with outstanding talent market insights and operational support. That is why we have launched “Talent & Venture Development” as a key function operating across our two VC teams Atlantic Labs and FoodLabs and a portfolio of over +150 companies.
Why we are looking for you now
Our portfolio is growing and so is the demand for our expertise. After launching this function two years ago we are ready to reach new milestones. Together with you, we will:
Research new markets, technologies, and business models ranging from crypto, health-tech, biotech to deep-tech and more
Build extensive entrepreneurial networks within Europe and beyond and sourcing strategies to attract the very best founders in Europe and beyond
Find the best entrepreneurs and high potentials in the market, from seasoned CEO or CTO, to brilliant Scientist, and recent graduate
Teach founders and their teams how to identify and source the best talents in the market
YOUR ROLE: Shaping the future of pre-seed investing by helping us find the best entrepreneurial talents
You are developing a new function with us. Thus, you are shaping us as well as your own path in venture capital. We provide a setup that is ideal for people who love to challenge the status quo and are passionate about the power of talent. We are building the Talent & Venture Development team to take over the most urgent, mission-critical projects - at eye level with Founders. You will design, and lead your own projects.
WHO YOU WILL WORK WITH
You will be part of the platform function “Talent & Venture Development” and join Thilo, Marc, and Kerstin in operating across both FoodLabs and Atlantic Labs
You will on a daily basis work on eye-level with Founders and their leadership teams
You will collaborate closely and host projects with our Studio & Investment teams
WHAT YOU NEED TO SUCCEED IN THIS ROLE
Talent & Start-Up Expertise: You have a strong track record in bringing top talent into high-performing startups, incl. work experience with sourcing
Any additional experience in interviewing best practices is of benefit but not a must-have
Curiosity & Ambition: Your learning journey will be steep. You need to be driven by an absolute thirst for knowledge, operational excellence, and the grit to work on long-term goals.
Strong self-management and project management skills: You have proven yourself in a demanding, fast-paced environment and are used to engaging with decision-makers.