Venture Developer (m/f/d)


We are looking for a

(Senior) Venture Developer (m/f/d)

(unlimited, full-time) in Baden-Baden, Verl or Berlin


We are hiring in spite of COVID-19!

We are still growing and looking for you.
The application process is completely digitalized. Familiarization can also take place in the home office, for example.


We are looking for a high-performing Venture Developer (aka Innovation Manager/ Business Designer/ Design Strategist) ideally on a senior level with excellent innovation management, people and agile methodology skills to support our strong growth path in user-centric fin tech businesses. The person we are looking for will be part of our new team Innovation & Strategy and will report directly to our SVP Innovation & Strategy.


Your key responsibilities:

  • Own the venture development engagement from discovery to designing, validating and eventually scaling of market-proofed new businesses ideas   and take responsibility for delivering
  • Be the thought leader in business model innovation and user-centric innovation and empower our interdisciplinary innovation teams throughout the group
  • Develop compelling value propositions and collect external and internal user feedback to rapidly adapt a product to market strategy based on lean startup methodology and agile business design sprints
  • Support our transformation and inhouse consulting team in scouting, designing and implementing new ways of working and new strategies for our fin tech products
  • Take the responsibility for the financial planning, business development, project and product management, marketing and financial control of your projects
  • Manage internal and external stakeholders proactively and engage in knowledge exchange and innovation management communities


Your profile:

  • Previous work experience (min. 3 years) in a start-up, corporate innovation lab or similar entrepreneurial environment, experience in a fin tech environment would be a plus
  •  An energetic, confident and positive personality with a clear understanding and knowledge about business model innovation and building impactful scalable businesses; great in building rapport and trust with stakeholders at all levels
  • High entrepreneurial drive with strong focus on delivery and achieving goals
  • Experience with agile and lean start-up methodology, strong analytical skills combined with a hands-on attitude
  • Impeccable structure and efficient problem solving ability
  • Excellent moderation and communication skills in English, in German is a big plus
  • Being open to travel


We offer you:

  • Impressive flexibility: To make sure your private life is not overlooked, we support you with flexible working time models, 30 days of leave per year and family support.
  • Valuable benefits: Our employees enjoy performance-based bonuses, Group profit sharing, holiday and Christmas pay, capital formation benefits and a participation in the success of the company.
  • The feel-good factor: We hold annual fancy Christmas parties, summer parties and after-work parties for our employees.
  • Basic provisions: Our employees receive subsidized food services and can help themselves to free fruit baskets and water dispensers.
  • Impressive further training: With the Bertelsmann University, over 4,000 e-learning and training offers and international talent management, we support your career development.
  • Options for keeping fit: In addition to sports races, company runs and company bicycles, employees get discounts for local fitness studios.
  • Welfare benefits: With our company pension scheme, in-house social services and our own company physician, we look after the health and welfare of our employees.
  • Exciting discounts: Our employees benefit from generous employee discounts and other reductions with partner companies.
  • Respect for loyalty: We support diversity in the company - in every regard.

Who we are

Let's be honest, finance is complicated. So we at Arvato Financial Solutions are proud to be guiding international as well as renowned local companies through the complex world of cash flows. Whether our customers sell shoes in e-commerce or offer telecommunications services, our services ensure efficient credit management for the best possible financial performance. Our approximately 7,000 employees solve new challenges in payments and complex data riddles every day, and do so cleverly, analytically and with an eye for every little detail as that is our DNA. We are seeking colleagues who want to take an active part in this - whether they are young professional, IT specialists, data analysts, advisers, managers or lateral entrants. And thanks to our presence in around 20 countries with a focus on Europe and America, there will usually be the right job available nearby. Innovate Yourself.


We keep what we promise:

More information at Are you already convinced? Then we look forward to receiving your convincing online application with your CV, salary expectations and earliest possible start date.

We look forward to applications from candidates who contribute to the diversity of our company. We relate diversity in particular to the dimensions of cultural or social origin, religion, age, disability, gender and sexual identity.


Company: Arvato infoscore GmbH 

Country: Deutschland 

State/Region: Nordrhein-Westfalen 

City: Verl 

Postal Code: 33415 

Job ID: 132921


Datum:  13.04.2021

Verl, NW, DE, 33415

Jobsegment: Telecom, Telecommunications, Consulting, Social Services, Business Development, Technology, Service, Sales