Internship Business Development


Internship Business Development

The commercial real estate market is subject to radical changes. Welcome to the era of ‘location, information, analytics’. Mobility is changing the way we behave; health & wellness is on every one’s agenda and the ‘internet of things’ makes everything in our lives measurable. By 2040 over 65% of the world’s population will be living in cities, that are already using 70% of the world’s annual energy needs. Add to that the raising level of flexibility, wellbeing and inspiration the workforce has come to expect to make clear that we drastically need better buildings.

We are a fast-growing, global, real estate development company headquartered in Amsterdam, with other offices in Rotterdam, Hamburg, Berlin and New York. We are currently in the middle of transforming ourselves from a real estate developer into a tech company under a new name - EDGE Technologies - with the ultimate goal to become the best brand in the business. It is our core purpose to use technology to connect people and create healthy and sustainable environments. We are looking for top tier talent with a clear vision to help us reach our goals. Additional information may be found on the company website ( and career page ( Are you up for the challenge?


Your Opportunity

You will be responsible for supporting the growth of OVG Real Estate/ EDGE Technologies in new business fields, with a focus on strategy, new business models, investment initiatives and the organization of our product and technology department. You will deliver analytical and operational excellence to solve challenging business problems. You will work closely with key decision makers and have a direct impact on the strategic and organizational direction of the company.

As Intern you are responsible for:

  • Support the team in key business development areas by carrying out and presenting analytic work on strategic business and investment decisions and being involved with creating and implementing the business and product strategy
  • Screen and evaluate investment opportunities based on market and company signals, conduct industry and product diligence, build market maps and track company news
  • Prepare presentations and memos for the company’s senior leadership team
  • Manage relationships with key stakeholders, both inside the company and in the wider ecosystem
  • Contribute to general business development with top-notch research, analysis and presentations 
  • Support the team with ad-hoc project work  

Skills required /qualifications

  • You are currently taking an MBA or Master / Bachelor of Science at a Top-Tier university, have top 10% grades and a keen interest in technology-related business models
  • Previous experience in startups / VC, consulting, investment banking, real estate or IoT of advantage
  • Entrepreneurial spirit, highest work ethic and drive, strong sense of urgency
  • Structured, creative, proactive and analytical
  • Identify with our 10 company values and sustainable by heart
  • Able to cope with time pressure and dynamic surroundings
  • Exceptional written, oral, interpersonal, networking and presentation skills in German and English.

We offer 
A full-time intern position for 3 months minimum. OVG offers an attractive benefits package at market conditions. Therefore, flexibility, a desire to learn and to take on new challenges and responsibilities are a must to succeed with us.

Would you like to know more or apply directly?

Do you have any questions about the position? Then contact or send your CV, including a motivation letter to Mary Lynn Podstawski (HR Manager Central Europe)via