Application tips

Don’t be afraid to make your application original. At the end of the day, that's what will make us sit up and pay attention. You should still be aware of a few formalities, so that your application makes a good first impression and can be processed quickly.

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Berlin

Köpenicker Straße 9
10997 Berlin

+49 30 97006 0
Europa

Square Ambiorix 10
B-1000 Brussels
Belgium

+32 2 880 06 14
India

7th Floor, 5A, Epitome Building
​DLF Cyber City, Phase III
Gurugram – 122 002, Haryana

+91 124-6483500
Hamburg

Poststraße 33
20354 Hamburg

+49 40 35085 171
Köln

Spiesergasse 20
50670 Cologne

+49 221 474421 80
Mainz

Weißliliengasse 5
55116 Mainz

+49 6131 55392 0
Munich

Sonnenstraße 10
80331 München
Germany

+49 89 8904471 0

What's important for us:

  • Your cover letter should ideally be 1 - 1.5 A4 pages long. Don’t forget to mention your salary expectations and earliest start date.
  • Your application documents should include a structured CV, meaningful references, and samples of your work.
  • Please show us your strengths outside the workplace as well. For example, your own website or blog, your engagement in digital communities, associations and clubs, or other interesting projects.
  • We love digital communication, which is why we would prefer to receive your application by email, to career@init.de.
  • We love structure, and would prefer to recieve your supporting documents as a PDF that is no larger than 15 MB.

We like transparency. 35 days – that’s the average length of time from application receipt to contract offer. This all happens as follows:

  •  Application submission
  •  Assessment of your candidate profile
    • after 3 days
  •  Screening by the relevant department
    • after 7 days
  •  Telephone interview
    • after 14 days
  •  In-person interview
    • after 21 days
  •  Contract offer
    • after 35 days