Praktikum/ Intern Finance & Business Intelligence (On-site/Remote)

  • Hamburg, Germany
  • Intern

Company Description

Loodse is a Hamburg-based IT startup in the area of container and cloud native technologies. Our mission is to make distributed systems as easy as possible, so businesses can put their applications on center stage. Our Kubermatic Container Engine provides everything IT teams need to easily set-up, manage and operate scalable Kubernetes clusters in the cloud or on-prem. (If you did not get this part, don’t worry. Just keep in mind that is about IT and not about the shipping industry)

Ever since we launched in 2016, our journey has been an exciting one. Now, our team is looking to grow with people that are willing to wear multiple hats and get things done.

If you are thrilled by the prospect of joining a technology start-up with a lot of room for your own ideas and personal growth, you should definitely join our Finance & Operations team!

Job Description

This is your playground: 

  • Analyze: Assist in designing and self-responsibly conduct business analyses for all business areas to track effectiveness and efficiency of our operations
  • Report & Control: Design and process standardized automated reportings of revenue and cost budgets; assist in defining and reporting of KPIs
  • Forecast: Assist in forecasting of  monthly, quarterly and annual P&L results 
  • Management briefings: Work closely with the founders and entire management team and get direct feedback on your work
  • Investor Relations: Assist and prepare investment talks 
  • Processes: Automate everything! Identify opportunities for process improvement and implement change to increase efficiency and streamline workflow and controls


  • You studied at least three semesters mathematics, industrial engineering, information science, statistics or business adminstration (focus: controlling/ accounting/ finance)
  • Ideally, you have already gained first practical experience as an intern in banking, a major consulting firm or corporate finance department
  • You are at ease with MS excel and powerpoint and you not afraid to get across macros, data bases and the like
  • You have a quick apprehension, you enjoy analyzing data and you are a structured, self-motivated worker
  • You have a very good command of both, German and English 
  • You are solution-oriented and enjoy improving as well as creating processes to ensure an efficient working-atmosphere

Additional Information

What you get in return

  • The opportunity to assist in building the reporting and business intelligence structures of a fast-growing company from scratch

  • A young, dynamic and still laid-back team (yes, you can combine that) from all over the world

  • Obviously, the standards: flexible working hours, home office, responsibility, free drinks
  • On top of that: a very nice office in Hamburg-Barmbek, regular barbecues and after-works, reduced membership at Meridian Spa  and conference opportunities

  • For remote workers: a great infrastructure set-up and regular hackathons in Hamburg, so that you won't feel any difference. Ok, besides free coffee ;-)