Who we’re Looking for
Are you currently a student of economic sciences or a recent graduate with a similar background? With 1492, you can join an environment that allows you to apply your academic knowledge to gain practical experience and new competencies. 1492 stands for enhancing the collective intelligence, taking brave decisions to question the status quo, and change the game and discover new worlds. Have you already gathered some professional experience? Great! We need people like you who are self-starters, initiators, and analytical thinkers who are daring to contribute to our endeavors. You will benefit from a high performing team environment where you’ll be surrounded by masters of your profession to learn from.
Who we are
1492 Group operates on four pillars. Our Swarm Technologies constantly explore new ways of working beyond the horizon. 1492 Management Consultants are shaping the future of the world’s most successful companies by enhancing their collective intelligence. In the 1492 New School of Business, we educate leaders for the 21st century to master the exponential times we are living in. And our latest addition is 1492 Venture Partners, where we accelerate the equity upside of companies. Our offices are in Berlin, Cologne, Vienna with SFO and Beijing soon to come. Our headquarter is the 1492 Campus in Altaussee in the Austrian Alps from where we will make the world a better place. We focus on progress not on perfection. We know that we can perform always better – never perfect! Becoming a 1492 crew member you will experience your role as being part of the 1492 social brain.
What we offer
From day 1, you will be an essential member of our faculty composed of experts and executive coaches with years of experience in consulting and collaborating with Fortune 500 companies. This provides you with unique insights into the economic challenges we will face over the next 2 decades. You will benefit from a wide variety of perspectives across a vast array of academic disciplines, with an essential emphasis on the big picture. Your assignments may include market analysis, business model evaluation, research of competition trends, presentations of clients’ needs, participation in management workshops, writing an expert assessment or preparing a client meeting.
During your time at 1492, you will be assigned a mentor who will support you with frequent coaching. You’ll get regular feedback on your development and performance, a certificate and a letter of reference upon completion of your mission, as well as the chance to continue with us and become a partner.
Excellent English as well as Mac/PC and presentation skills are indispensable basic prerequisites for all applicants.
Traits that we value:
- – Mindfulness, emotional intelligence and empathy.
- – Self-starter capabilities, with a bold, friendly character
- – Leadership potential, flexibility and strong communication skills
- – Creativity, fast learning and structured implementing
- – Loyalty, authenticity and genuine teamwork capabilities
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The Collective Intelligence
1492 Venture Partners
New School of Business
1492 School of Business GmbH
1492 Berlin Office