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  • Marketing and Operations Internship
  • Marketing, Operations
  • Internship
  • 2017-10-01
  • London
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    The Company
    Marcandi Ltd. was founded in 2008 by a management consultant from L.E.K., an investment banker from Goldman Sachs and a stock exchange expert from Deutsche Börse. Since the company’s establishment it hit the headlines with its website MadBid.com. Its disruptive eCommerce website MadBid has been quoted across the globe, from Sina’s Daily news (a major Chinese news site) in the East, to the likes of BBC, TechCrunch, and the Sunday Times in the West. MadBid has also seen its efforts generate award winning recognition: e.g. 2012 – Red Herring Europe Top 100, 2012 – Sunday Times Tech Track 100. Top 41st, and 2012 – National Business Awards – Finalist (Top 10) in category: Small Online Business of the Year.

    Investors
    MadBid.com raised £4mn (€5mn) Series-A equity financing from Atomico Ventures (ex-Skype founders) in July 2010 and we have since grown the business significantly.

    The Candidate
    MadBid is looking for high powered, highly effective and self-organised, creative, fun, yet professional people to fulfil an exciting position in our company. You should have a genuine passion for the Internet and should understand how different value propositions online generate revenue. You should be a fast learner. We have the same mantra as Jeff Bezos, the Founder and CEO of Amazon.com: “You can work long, hard and smart, but at Amazon.com you can’t choose two of three”.

    eCommerce Intern
    Internship will emphasize most facets of global marketing. Your tasks would include anything from procurement, marketing (Online, social media, TV, press and radio), digital content management, and customer services. As this market is not launched yet, in the beginning you will help us with some country and business development related tasks such as webpage translation and research for logistic partners and suppliers. Candidates must have a strong interest in International Marketing (online and offline) and eCommerce in general. There will be, depending on your experience, interest and company needs other business development projects as well.

    This position will also include the conception, planning and execution of email campaigns, analysing web traffic and other competitive market information. Furthermore, lead roles for mini projects can be given to you, if you prove eager to get more responsibility. Depending on your degree of interest and capabilities, you could also contribute to our marketing strategies. For example, one of our previous interns created a full TV ad for MadBid.com! Are you ready for the challenge?
    This is a great chance to learn from a group of professionals who have already climbed up the corporate ladder.

    Key requirements:
    • Must have an energetic hands on attitude and keen interest in working with an online start-up
    • Burning desire to join and learn within an eCommerce company
    • Motivated to hit the ground running, working independently with a positive attitude and great energy
    • Passionate focus on customers and their requirements
    • Strong independent analytical skills
    • Excellent communication skills, fluency in English (written and spoken)
    • Outstanding organisational skills and the ability to multi-task and document as you go
    • You should not have a “9 to 5” -attitude
    • Creative and innovative thinker, with a sales-driven approach
    • Additional languages of advantage


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  • Buying and Logistics Internship
  • Buying, Supply Chain
  • Internship
  • 2017-10-01
  • London
  • Job Information

    The Company
    Marcandi Ltd. was founded in 2008 by a management consultant from L.E.K., an investment banker from Goldman Sachs and a stock exchange expert from Deutsche Börse. Since the company’s establishment it hit the headlines with its website MadBid.com. Its disruptive eCommerce website MadBid has been quoted across the globe, from Sina’s Daily news (a major Chinese news site) in the East, to the likes of BBC, TechCrunch, and the Sunday Times in the West. MadBid has also seen its efforts generate award winning recognition: e.g. 2012 – Red Herring Europe Top 100, 2012 – Sunday Times Tech Track 100. Top 41st, and 2012 – National Business Awards – Finalist (Top 10) in category: Small Online Business of the Year.

    Investors
    MadBid.com raised £4mn (€5mn) Series-A equity financing from Atomico Ventures (ex-Skype founders) in July 2010 and we have since grown the business significantly.

    The Candidate
    MadBid is looking for high powered, highly effective and self-organised, creative, fun, yet professional people to fulfil an exciting position in our company. You should have a genuine passion for the Internet and should understand how different value propositions online generate revenue. You should be a fast learner. We have the same mantra as Jeff Bezos, the Founder and CEO of Amazon.com: “You can work long, hard and smart, but at Amazon.com you can’t choose two of three”.

    Operations Internship (Buying and Supply Chain Management)
    This is an exciting opportunity to join an innovative and strong Internet company. The role will be focused on supply chain management and buying which are both core departments in the company. The department’s main responsibilities is planning and placing all products on the live site along with making sure the customer service experience is excellent.

    The buying department’s main responsibility is to source the goods. Along with sourcing goods the buying team maintains a healthy relationship with suppliers. Product innovation is also a key to buying as keeping with the latest trends ensures a stable demand for users.

    This position is best suited to people who are reliable and like to think of themselves as a perfectionist. College or university education is considered a plus, but more important is evidence of maturity and dedication to making sure quality work is produced. This is a great chance to learn from a group of professionals who have already climbed up the corporate ladder.

    Key requirements:
    • Must have an energetic hands on attitude and keen interest in working with an online start-up
    • Burning desire to join and learn within an eCommerce company
    • Motivated to hit the ground running, working independently with a positive attitude and great energy
    • Passionate focus on customers and their requirements
    • Strong independent analytical skills
    • Excellent communication skills, fluency in English (written and spoken); other languages of advantage
    • Outstanding organisational skills and the ability to multi-task and document as you go
    • You should not have a “9 to 5” -attitude
    • Creative and innovative thinker, with a sales-driven approach


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  • Accounting and Finance Intern
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Internship
  • 2016-10-01
  • London
  • Job Information

    The Company
    MadBid.com was founded by finance professionals in June 2008 and since then the company has taken big strides with its unique Gamified eCommerce concept. We have been quoted across the globe, from Sina’s Daily news (a major Chinese online media company) in the East to the likes of BBC, TechCrunch and the Times in the West.
    We have also been fortunate to see our efforts generate award recognition; 2012 – Red Herring Europe Top 100, 2012 – Sunday Times Tech Track 100. Top 41st and 2012 – National Business Awards – Finalist (Top 10) in category: Small Online Business of the Year.

    The Opportunity
    MadBid.com is searching for an Accounting and Finance Intern – an energetic, highly organised individual. This is an outstanding opportunity to work with a very innovative online business that is continuously evolving. You would be, depending on the tasks, directly working with the founders of the business. If it is your goal for the future to work in finance, accounting or controlling the learning experience we can offer will put you on that path.

    Value proposition
    MadBid.com is a Gamified eCommerce experience that will take you on a thrilling shopping adventure and leaves you with an average discount of 89% on a wide selection of brand new products in our fast-paced auctions. Even if you do not win an auction, you can use the money spent on bidding as a discount towards buying the item that you bid on. Bid or buy direct to get some of the best deals online. We even match our Buy-Now prices with other major retailers on selected items.

    The Candidate
    MadBid.com is looking for a highly motivated, organised and energetic individual who is very reliable. You should have a genuine passion in organising things. You also should be a fast learner and enjoy routine. We have the same mantra as Jeff Bezos, the Founder and CEO of Amazon.com: “You can work long, hard and smart, but at Amazon.com you can’t choose two of three”.
    To join our company you should have a strong analytical capability and a great attention to detail. Accounting and/or finance should be part of your degree and if you are already familiar with concepts such as financial statements, bookkeeping and VAT it will be of advantage.

    Accounting and Finance Intern
    This is an exciting opportunity to join an innovative and strong Internet company in Central London. We are based in Pimlico, a short walk away from Big Ben, Buckingham Palace and Tate Britain. You will assist the CFO and the accountants of the business in diverse tasks that will improve your professional skills, technical skills and organisational capabilities. The finance team is responsible for all the day to day transactional accounting for the business, which includes the tracking of all transactions and the management of any government reporting (e.g. tax and VAT) across all the 15 countries where we operate.

    Key requirements:
    • Must have an energetic hands on attitude and keen interest in working with an online start-up
    • Burning desire to learn about accounting and finance
    • Very capable to work independently and not afraid of taking responsibility
    • Positive attitude and great energy
    • Good communication skills, fluency in English (written and spoken). Additional languages are a plus.
    • Great organisational skills and the ability to multi-task


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