Business Developer Hyperloop - Europe


What You Will Do

The development of a new transportation mode requires not just technological innovation, but also broad engagement and acceptance of end-users, service providers and governments. As our Business Developer there are two main area´s we like you to see focussing on:

1. As an Evangelist, you will engage with various external parties including local and international governments, universities and research institutes. You will initiate public debates on hyperloop to work towards international standards, policies, and regulations for the Hyperloop.

2. As an Institutional Fundraiser, you will work to bring greater coherence and coordination across ongoing management of existing institutional awards. This coordination entails articulating engagement strategies, maintaining a reporting calendar, managing the timeline for inputs and ensuring that contractual obligations are met. Coordination also involves maintaining a strategic overview of all engagements The role will also look to expand existing relationships and open up new opportunities.

What we ask

  • You possess a deep understanding of your field of work and a proven track record in public funding grants management for logistics, transport and energy transition
  • An extensive network in the public and private sectors related to transportation logistics, mobility, infrastructure and energy transition
  • You are technically inquisitive and have a deep understanding how technology can change society
  • You have exceptional communication skills and can communicate clearly, concisely and with professional diplomacy and are capable of building alliances
  • You are self-motivated and possess a real passion for learning
  • Ability to prioritize work, meet deadlines and produce quality results on time with attention to detail.
  • Getting things done mentality with a good sense of humor
  • Mentoring new team members as our organization grows.
  • Phenomenal team worker with a proven team leader mindset and capacity

The Company

At Hardt, we are committed to creating the hyperloop every single day. We are an innovative fast-growing startup, passionate about our work and our team. We believe in elevating sustainable transportation to a whole new level.

With us, if you have a groundbreaking idea and a way to prove it, we will ensure you get the tools to do it. We continually challenge and nourish each other to think and implement unrivaled solutions

Hardt is an outstanding and caring work environment for creative self-starters that will help you keep growing. We always dig deeper, embrace and promote change and love helping our clients and partners on the strategic directions that will positively impact short and long-distance travel. When joining us, you will stand ground with a devoted team and together we create a meaningful impact on our present and future society.

¨Hardt is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.” 

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Application Process

Apply: Send your resume and motivation letter (max. one A4 page) using the form above, note: we only accept applications in English. You are encouraged to add another file containing more information about your experience.

First phone call: We will invite you for a quick 20 minute phone/skype call where we will ask you a few personal questions to determine your team-fit and motivation.

First meeting: We will invite you to our office so we can meet in person and ask you a few questions to see what role you could play. For this, 40-minute part no extra material preparation is needed.

Interview: We will ask you to carry out a series of short assignments on the spot, to evaluate your competence and way of working and lay out your previous experience in a short presentation. The interview takes up to 2-3 hours, and we like to carry it out in person, although remote interviews are possible too.

Contract proposal: If you are qualified, we will make you a job offer.
Employed: Just a signature and welcome to our team!

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