Intern (all genders) – Cologne/Munich

Excubate is a boutique consultancy for digital transformation and digital innovation. With our company builder ExcubateVentures we build startups for our corporate customers from scratch. We highly value a collaborative, supportive and respectful working culture. Excubate is an equal opportunity employer and we believe that diversity and inclusion are important to solve our client’s problems best. We explicitly encourage applications from all genders.

Excubate 3 Propositions

Your Tasks

  • As intern, you will support our consultants in exciting transformation projects and developing new business models for our clients (DAX, MDAX level)
  • Think outside-of-the-box to help us optimize existing processes and implementing new ways of working
  • Support a senior colleague in developing and scaling new business models “like-a-startup” (e.g. Corporate Startup Canvas, Lean Startup etc.) with our corporate clients
  • Prepare high-quality materials for our clients (e.g. PowerPoint Presentations) and conduct market analyses or summaries of validation interviews (e.g. with startup methods)


Your Profile

  • Excellent (upcoming) university degree (Bachelor/Master), regardless of the field of study
  • First relevant work experience in a startup (e.g. internship in a startup/founder/co-founder of a startup), corporate (e.g. new business and/or transformation internship) and/or consulting firm (e.g. internship or student consultancy)
  • Highly structured and solution-driven working mode with attention to detail and knowledge of innovation/startup methodologies
  • You want to develop yourself in a professional environment and are looking for a new challenge to grow with every day
  • You are a team player with a passion for high quality results as well as a strong sense of responsibility and diligence for your team and our clients’ need
  • Willingness to travel and full proficiency in German and English


Your Opportunities

  • Become a highly valued member of a motivated, fast-growing and professional team at the intersection of consulting and entrepreneurship
  • Have a steep learning curve through challenging projects, internal and external training (with a dedicated, individual budget)
  • You will have your own “buddy” (contact person at (senior) consultant level) who will support and guide you in topics related to the internship, entry opportunities and further issues
  • Receive personal mentoring from experienced industry veterans (e.g. strategy consulting; corporate top management; successful entrepreneurs)
  • Take responsibility for your own tasks from day one and participate in all internal team activities
  • Have a visible impact on growing Excubate as a firm (building new services such as Excubate Ventures)
  • Possibility to start a full-time position as (junior) consultant after successful completion of the internship

How does our Recruiting Process look like?

  • Email response.

    Thanks for your application! We will contact you as soon as possible.

  • Telephone interview.

    We will call you to get to know you and assess team fit.

  • First interview in person.

    You will have a case interview with one of our Senior Consultants in person.

  • Second interview in person.

    You will have a second case interview and meet another Senior Consultant.

  • Third interview.

    You will speak with one of the Managing Directors.

  • Contract proposal.

    Excubate makes you an offer.

  • A new challenge.

    You sign your contract and we welcome you at Excubate.

Apply now

Interested? Convince us with your cover letter, résumé, academic certificates and reference letters. Keep in mind that only complete applications can be considered.


Caroline Uhl, our head of HR, will contact you after the application.


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