Co-Founder (m/f/x)

  • Kollwitzstraße 64, 10435 Berlin, Germany
  • Contract

Company Description

At € 300 B, the logistics industry is huge and startups are only beginning to scratch the surface of the transformation made possible by applying software to business problems. Beam has a rare upper hand on the logistics industry as we are backed by BEUMER Group, a € 1 B revenue, German, family-owned logistics company with a global footprint and access to a very large network of industrial customers.

At its core the Beam team is small, agile and very high calibre. Our team will be at your service to provide you with all-round support. You can expect a total of 3 Beam team members plus several highly skilled freelancers. We are currently looking for a co-founder for one of our ventures. We believe that matching co-founders based on competencies will allow us to shape winning founder teams. We are offering you an opportunity to learn and grow, professionally and personally.

Job Description

As co-founder of a new venture at Beam, your mission is to gather a motivated team around you to create a sustainable logistics startup! You will be responsible for setting up all of your operations and building the team, developing the business activities and gaining leadership on the market.

For all of these responsibilities, the entire Beam team will lend you a helping hand, making sure that you get to focus on what you do best - building your company. Each venture is led by (at least) 2 co-founders, so you can expect to be matched! As entrepreneurs, both co-founders are fully responsible for their business. Co-founders at Beam have the unusual chance of founding a startup, and having enough time to focus on building solutions.


You qualify as a candidate for the position of co-founder at Beam if you see yourself in these statements:

  • You’ve earned an outstanding degree/MBA at a top university and You’ve worked at a startup before.
  • You have a track record of personal, academic and professional achievements.
  • You are interested in the logistics industry and want to learn more about it.
  • You have the knowledge, motivation and stamina to successfully lead your team.
  • You want to work in a co-founder team.

Additional Information

Founding at Beam means focusing your entire energy on building your business whilst creating something meaningful. We expect you to take ownership of your venture from day 1 and want to see you excel at what you do. We want to help you build a company that will bring high impact change into the logistics industry.

Please send your CV or a link to your LinkedIn/Xing profile.

There are 2 stages to our application process. The stages are:

  1. a short phone interview to get to know each other

  2. a 1 workshop at Beam to discuss business opportunities

Your application documents will be saved in our systems and will not be used for any other means.

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