(Junior) Operations Strategy Manager / Launch Manager

  • Location
    • Munich
  • Date Posted
  • Aug. 18, 2021
  • Function
  • Business Development
  • Sector
  • Retail

We are seeking a motivated and energetic team member to support the Operations Strategy team focusing on people related expansion in Munich.

About the opportunity:

Being part of the Operations Strategy Team means remaining on top of one’s game by thinking, initiating and implementing operational projects within Knuspr. Our team is a driver of operational excellence & expansion and enables the business to be more efficient, precise and innovative. We are implementing new tools, applying quantitative modeling skills, preparing training materials and being a team who kickstart the city operations – and everything in between. Our operational initiatives enable best-in-class customer experience. With a birds eye but also a priority for detail, the Operations Strategy Team takes project ownership and manages it end-to-end in a structured and efficient manner. You will have the unique opportunity to work in a cross functional team environment while driving improvements and operational changes. Let’s share it


  • To be responsible for the project management of a successful city launch and drive the operational expansion of Knuspr
  • To keep constant overview about all relevant milestones and dependencies for a city launch
  • To develop a playbook for a scalable rollout on the national expansion level
  • To support operations excellence projects working in cross functional team environments incl. internal stakeholders such as Product/Tech, Marketing, Commercial etc.
  • To develop and drive cutting-edge business operations projects, e.g. new feature implementation or rapid process automation
  • To run data analysis, constantly review data to gain a deeper understanding of the processes/projects in operations and support data-driven decisions
  • To be present before and after the launch to transmit our culture to the teams

We like people who

  • An excellent university track record (bachelor/master) from a top university/ business school
  • 1-2 years working experience in a fast-paced, highly dynamic and result focused industry (Consulting, StartUp, eCommerce, …)
  • Outstanding analytical and processual skills and a strong “hands-on” entrepreneurial mindset
  • Motivation about making an impact, passion and a team spirit are a must
  • A willingness to travel and work at our expansion locations
  • Fluency in German & English

We offer

  • Fully leverage and further develop critical business skills including quantitative and qualitative analysis, project management, communications and stakeholder management in a high-functioning team environment
  • From your first day on, you will assume responsibility and take ownership of your own projects
  • No bullshit, no boundaries
  • A high impact role in an incredibly fast paced growth environment
  • A mixed and talented team in a vibrant and uplifting industry