Entrepreneur wanted: Entrepreneur in Residence bei Otto Wilde Grillers

You are dreaming of implementing your business idea and becoming founder of your own company in the future? You would like to look behind the scenes in a quickly growing startup and gain experience driving its international growth forward? Moreover, you love grilling and great food? Apply now as

Entrepreneur in Residence (m/f)



Our vision at Otto Wilde Grillers is to revolutionize the global grill market. Therefore, we are developing and producing specialty grills enabling grill lovers to set new grilling benchmarks. Our grills are made in Germany, combining German engineering and product design to create a unique grilling experience. We are a young, quickly growing startup looking for ambitious colleagues who want to be part of our success story and drive the grill revolution forward with us.


Your tasks:

  • Project-based development of new strategic business fields
  • Development of new sales strategies and marketing opportunities
  • Expansion of marketing channel strategy
  • Roll-out of our international operations, especially in the US market
  • Creation of global sales network on B2B and B2C level
  • Communication with and coordination of our existing and new strategic partners


Your profile:

  • You are currently pursuing or just finished a Bachelor’s or Master’s  degree and are looking for a gap year job or first experience in entrepreneurship
  • You work in a structured and precise manner, love details and take ownership of the tasks assigned to you
  • You have a broad knowledge and enjoy a great variation of tasks
  • You set high standards for your own work
  • You do not only want to execute, but rather contribute your own creative ideas
  • You have strong communication skills and are fluent in English (both spoken and written)
  • You are highly motivated to develop new concepts, strategies and processes
  • You know how to handle MS Office and have worked with Excel and PowerPoint
  • You are a true team player


What you can expect:

  • A hands-on mentality and a flat hierarchy – the real startup experience
  • A dynamic and highly motivated team with the constant drive to make progress
  • The opportunity to work directly with WHU alumni
  • Exciting tasks with great responsibility
  • Insights into a quickly growing business
  • The opportunity to join our startup if you decide against going back to university
  • A place where foodies, techies and strategists join forces to fulfil their vision
  • Open and enthusiastic colleagues that you will not only enjoy working with, but also have a good time with BBQing in the office’s courtyard


Please send your application including your earliest possible start date to
alexander.luik@ottowilde.de. The application should include a cover letter,
resume and relevant certificates. The start date is flexible.

We are looking forward to your application!

– Fleisch ain’t no Firlefanz –