Job description
We are looking for an intern who is a team-player and who provides the best setups for our sales teams to grow Wire’s revenues and aspire to become a Sales Executive in the future. The internship links our best-in-class lead generation methodology with a rigorous sales execution model. You will be the first point of contact for demo requests and qualification – along with a self-driven outreach program to increase our pipeline month over month. The successful candidate will have a winning attitude and an ambition to grow in the role and who is comfortable working in the fast paced and dynamic environment of a high-growth technology company.

About us
Wire is a European start-up building a modern, secure and open source privacy-focused communications experience. We are a Swiss company with a development center in Berlin, Germany and a sales office in San Francisco, USA. Our people come from a wide range of backgrounds, united by shared passion for communication, design and technology.

When you join:

Work with experts, multicultural team from 20 nationalities, competitive salary, career growth opportunities, beautiful office with a rooftop terrace in the heart of Berlin.

Hardware of your choice, adjustable standing desks, high quality chairs, regular tech talks, developer meetups in the office, bike storage, table tennis, foosball, yoga, breakfasts and lunches.


  • Drive and build pipeline for closure by the Sales Executive
  • Handle inbound requests and turn them into opportunities
  • Execute unsolicited prospect calls and convert them into sales
  • Creatively prospect for new accounts via internal and external tools
  • Work with marketing and sales operations to ensure integrity and upkeep of accounts in the CRM database
  • Appropriately communicate offering description, brand identity, and corporate position


  • Experience in demand gen or cold call sales
  • Superior pre-call planning, opportunity qualification and objection handling skills
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written in German and English language
  • Positive and energetic phone skills, excellent listening skills
  • Strong analytical thinker and problem solver
  • Outstanding attention to detail with superior time management skills
  • Passion for testing, measuring and improving conversion and follow up effectiveness
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, startup environment
  • Experience using a plus

Bachelor degree in Business/Communication or equivalent industry experience