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Traineeship DO Group (m/w/d)

Based in Berlin (hybrid work model), full-time

Starting immediately


Position type: Full-time paid traineeship, minimum 6 months, ideally one year

Salary: approx. 25k to 28k per year

About The Role

As a trainee, you will especially support the DO Group program team with program design and delivery  and project management. You will also work across the organization on partnership development, business development and community engagement. 


You will provide support on the following tasks: 

  • Helping designing programs through research and preparing content in a presentable way  
  • Project management and coordination
  • Application marketing activities and calls for applications
  • Participant selection, application review and correspondence with applicants   
  • Onboarding of participants and experts (content and logistics)
  • Communication and engagement with our alumni and expert community 
  • Organization of events on and off campus and campus hosting 
  • Strategic projects, such as knowledge management or experience design the review of our application process
  • General administrative and documentation support

Strategic projects and tasks may vary according to the needs of the team and organization.

Why join The DO?

  • We are a purposeful organization with a global reach working to make an impact, where purpose, passion and your ideas matter
  • This is your opportunity to discover meaningfulness of contribution to necessary transformations of organizations
  • This traineeship is thought of as e.g. a bridge between your Bachelor and Master to gain first working experience in this field
  • You will always be supported by one of the team members during the year
  • We’d love for you to contribute your own ideas and initiatives — in turn, you can count on great support and feedback from our team.

About You

To thrive and grow in this role, you will likely be: 

  • A recent graduate, young professional or emerging entrepreneur; no prior experience is required, but a passion and drive for project support and workshops on the topic of organizational and project coordination
  • Ideally experience with project management software and tools 
  • Good knowledge of G-Suite, Mac, Word and Excel
  • Either English or German at C2 level, office language is English  
  • Excited about communicating with different audiences and stakeholders 
  • Self-organization and time management skills 
  • Good eye for detail 
  • An interest in working with companies transforming into more purposeful businesses 
  • A desire to develop and harness your skills in a global, fast-paced organisation
  • A desire to connect with people from all kinds of cultural and professional backgrounds
  • Lots of curiosity, enthusiasm and team spirit 
This profile draws on our experience with people who have been successful in this role in the past. We warmly encourage you to apply if you feel your experience and skills equip you for this job but are not listed here! 

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The DO empowers people to take action and create positive impact in their companies, their communities and the wider world. It is home to The DO Group, The DO School and The DO Community, as well as a virtual community of top leaders, experts and innovators from around the world.

At The DO Group, we work with companies and organizations on their purposeful transformation. The DO School is a life-long learning center that believes in the power of hands-on learning. And, as a social business, The DO Community is our effort to connect our global ecosystem in the belief that together, our actions can solve the big challenges of our time.

The DO is an inclusive organization and explicitly welcomes applicants from diverse backgrounds, whether that’s ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, disability or alternative professional paths.

Why join The DO?


  • We are a purposeful organization with a global reach working to make an impact, where purpose, passion and your ideas matter.  
  • You will work with an entrepreneurial, creative and international team as well as a global community of purposeful DOers from over 100 countries
  • We offer a competitive salary, benefits, team-building activities, professional development opportunities and flexible and remote work modalities

Is this the role for you? Then please submit your application via this link.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

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