Business Operations Manager – DACH (f/m/d)

Full time, Cologne/remote, Real Estate

About us:

We are Homelike, a young and dynamic prop-tech start-up and the largest furnished apartment platform in Europe. Homelike leverages cutting edge technology to provide a best-in-class booking experience for travelers seeking high-quality accommodation for 30 nights or more. With over 85,000+ high-quality apartments in 450+ cities, Homelike offers one of the largest portfolios of furnished apartments for travelers in Europe and we are expanding continuously into new countries.

We’ve raised over $20M from leading VCs such as Spark Capital and Cherry Ventures. Our business has seen double digit growth in 2021 due to the increase of people looking to relocate and work remotely. We have offices in Barcelona, London, Paris and Cologne and were recently voted by Tech5 as one of the “hottest start-ups” in Germany!

As Business Operations Manager for the DACH region you are responsible for driving our market success in the German language territory (incl. AT and CH) and following a key part of our ambitious global growth strategy. Does this sound like your next challenge? Then we are happy to get in touch with you!

How you are part of our success story:

  • Management of local business operations of the territory in a highly cross-functional environment with local, regional and global teams 
  • Local planning and execution of our global growth strategy and initiatives
  • Ownership of the regional business intelligence and business metrics
  • Control and optimize the day-to-day (transactional) business operations
  • Collaborate with centralized functions such as Legal, Public Policy, Marketing, PR, Product, Customer Operations to ensure maximal success of country performance 
  • Build, lead & develop our supply-DACH team further with a focus on Sales & Account Management
  • Directly report to and work with our COO

What you need to convince us:

  • 3+ years professional experience in Entrepreneurship, Operations, Marketing/Business Development or Management Consulting
  • Proven track record of being successful in a rapidly growing international organization
  • Strong entrepreneurial drive and hands-on mentality
  • Excellent interpersonal and analytical skills 
  • Understanding of local B2B travel and/or Real Estate industry is a big plus
  • Fluent in English and proficient German skills

What you can expect from your Homelike journey:

  • Be Entrepreneurial: You can have a huge impact on our product and help disrupt a high growth 160bn mid-term rental market while bringing in your own ideas 
  • International Environment: Work together with a highly motivated, international Talent Team from 3 different offices and +25 different nationalities 
  • Growth & Responsibility: We support your personal development & reaching your career goals in a flat hierarchy surrounding
  • Flexible Working: We offer a modern working environment with trusted working hours and a flexible working remote policy allowing you to work from home/remote or from our wonderful office location in the center of Cologne
  • Relocation: We offer support for our international talents in relocation, visa & work permit costs & questions

Sounds great? It is! So what are you waiting for?

Why are especially YOU a good fit for Homelike?

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Your contact: Lea Fröning

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