Assistant Key Market Development (50%)

We are looking for a student to support our Key Market Development Team, which is very international. Our mission is, to support our subsidiaries worldwide to grow their cross-border e-commerce business in our key destinations, which include Switzerland, France, and certain other strategic destinations.
Location: Bern HQ Switzerland
Position: 50%
Closing Date: 28.02.2021
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Your Tasks


•You support the Swiss Key Market Development Manager in the day-to-day business as well as other team members.

•You prepare reports for business and sales overviews, you assist in the analysis of these figures as well as analyse the lead follow-up process in the Asendia branches and you contribute to some market research in the e-commerce environment in the Swiss market in coordination with Marketing.

•You qualify new incoming support requests from Asendia branches and ensure that these are documented in the CRM in accordance with the agreed process.

•You prepare sales offers for the target country Switzerland, which are passed on to our international subsidiaries.

•You ensure an interface function between our subsidiaries and the Sales Support team of Swiss Post and you coordinate with other departments within Asendia.

•You answer basic enquiries as 1st level support and follow up on pending requests on behalf of the team.


Your Profile


•You are currently studying economics, international management or comparable and you have a strong understanding of the IT.

•You are interested in an international cross-border e-commerce environment.

•Your excellent structure and organized work help Asendia in its dynamic, fast-growing environment.

•You are a self-motivated, persistent, resilient, and flexible person with the ability to listen and understand customer requirements. Your willingness to learn is very high.

•Your strong communication skills ensure the capability of working with people of various cultures, on varying levels of hierarchy. Colleagues can always rely on you.

•You are fluent in English. Ability to work in French would be an asset.



About Asendia


Our mission is to excel in every interaction with our customers. Our values are trust, friendliness, ease of use and our commitment to sustainability.

Employee wellbeing and corporate social responsibility is at the heart of our core values. We wish to instil a strong culture of corporate social responsibility within every employee and hope to create a positive and productive environment where employees can thrive.


How to Apply

If this sounds like the kind of place you would like to work and the sort of role you are looking for, then get in touch, we are waiting to hear from you.
Please send your application in English to mentioning the reference "Asendia 21-01".
For further information, please contact:
Arnaud Lorant, Head of Key Market Development