Job openings at TOI.

We at TOI want to spread the craft of innovation in society. We are always looking for experienced and talented people. If you think you can advance our mission with your expertise, we look forward to hear from you.

Trainee Innovation Strategy (f/m)

The growing team at Tools of Innovators is currently looking for a Trainee in Innovation Strategy (f/m) to join its company in Hamburg at the earliest date possible.

What we offer

We transform you into an innovation expert. Through training-on-the-job, you will become an active team member of our young and successful Start-up. You will have the chance to prove your skills, self-discipline and independent way of working on the tasks that you receive. From our experienced facilitators, you will learn the preparation of workshops, how to instruct groups in these and how to moderate Design Sprints, for example. Furthermore, you will get experience in planning and executing diverse innovation projects.

As a young firm, we offer an open, transparent and fostering company culture including the classics such as fruits, the best Italian coffee machine in Hamburg, water, Friday beer, regular speeches and a fruitful knowledge transfer with designers and product developers through a shared office.+


Your responsibilities

  • You support our innovation strategists in all upcoming tasks, create presentations and accompany them to meetings with clients
  • You develop templates and frameworks for workshops and training materials
  • You are proactive as a co-facilitator at trainings and in workshops
  • You identify trends and prepare them for workshops and presentations


What you offer

  • University degree in Innovation Management, Design Management, Business Economics, User Experience Design or similar
  • Curiosity in innovation tools and methods
  • Ideally first industry experience as well as knowledge about methods in the field of ideation, creative processes and Design Thinking
  • Understanding of economics, especially in terms of market analysis, organisational structures and business model generation
  • Structured way of working paired with openness for the new, creativity and entrepreneurial thinking
  • Great communication skills, you have fun to work in an interdisciplinary environment and passion for moderating in workshops
  • High degree of self-initiative as well as an independent and self-disciplined way of working
  • Knowledge in Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Cloud paired with graphic design skills
  • Very good written and verbal communication skills in English and (preferably, not a must) German


Apply online as a Trainee at our Hamburg location. Please send us a letter of motivation, your current CV and let us know your earliest possible entry date. We also appreciate certificates and work samples. Submit your application as a PDF to

You’ve got questions? You will receive more information from Johanna Joppien, phone +49 172 – 6933687‬

We value equal opportunities for everyone and would therefore love to see applications from people with disabilities.


Alessandro Brandolisio

+49 172 6936272

Du teilst unseren Anspruch, Innovation in unserer Gesellschaft zu aktivieren? Wir sind immer auf der Suche nach erfahrenen und talentierten Mitarbeitern.