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Business Development Intern

As a Business Development Intern, you will be responsible for supporting the Business Development team in lead generation, market research, and other sales and marketing initiatives. You will work closely with the team to ensure a seamless customer experience, as well as utilise digital marketing channels and a CRM system to manage and track sales activities.

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The job requirements
  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's or Master's degree program in sales, marketing, business administration or related fields.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to work independently, take initiative, and manage time effectively to meet deadlines and achieve goals.

  • Passion for startups and entrepreneurship, with a willingness to learn and contribute to the team.

  • Basic understanding of digital marketing channels, such as social media and email marketing.

  • Understanding of the design industry, including trends, best practices, and competitive landscape.

What you need to bring to the table
  • Assist in lead generation and identifying new business opportunities through various channels, including LinkedIn, email campaigns, and networking events.

  • Support the team in direct sales activities and outreach for the studio.

  • Assist in the management and tracking of leads and sales activities using a customer relationship management (CRM) system.

  • Assist in creating and delivering compelling presentations to clients that showcase the agency’s capabilities and expertise.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure implementation and monitoring of initiatives.

  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends, competitive landscape, and client needs to provide valuable insights to the agency’s leadership team.

  • Represent the agency at industry events, conferences, and other networking opportunities to generate new business leads.

We are looking for someone who is
Curious & Analytical

Someone who takes pride in problem solving, researching, getting to the bottom of things and formulating solutions.

Creative & Meticulous

Someone with a keen aesthetic sensibility and the ability to craft visually appealing, pixel perfect designs with a high level of detail.

Responsible & Reliable

Someone who can take responsibility and deliver work on time. They must be willing to learn from their mistakes and improve.

Skilled & Perceptive

Someone who understands the client’s requirements and can balance it with the consumer’s needs to build captivating visual solutions.

Communicative & Responsive

Someone who keeps teammates in the loop and asks for help at the right time makes task and project management easier.

Adaptive & Organised

Someone who can adapt to unexpected situations, prioritise and re-prioritise intelligently. A person willing to learn, upskill and simply get things done!

Why should you join us?
Cutting edge work:

Our work sits at the intersection of art, design and technology. There’s plenty of room to play with fresh ideas and out-of-the-ordinary solutions.

Distinguished global clientele:

We are very selective and work with highly regarded clients from across the world, from a multitude of backgrounds and industries.

Work from a studio in the hills:

Vast rolling hillocks, lush greenery, crystal clear waterfalls and sensational sunsets - there’s a lot to be said about nature being an inspiring muse!

Wholesome lifestyle:

Fresh, organic produce; exciting local events; clean air and water and incredible spaces to explore and delve deeper into nature as well as yourself.

Cross disciplinary teams:

Our diverse team of varied individuals with a multitude of skill sets will open your mind to new perspectives.

Constant learning and upskilling:

Working with experienced leads, mentors and talented designers on a plethora of projects will enable you to push yourself and grow exponentially as a creative individual.

Flat hierarchy:

No ‘bosses’ but you can be sure to find mentorship and guidance here. We thrive on learning from one another.

Accommodation offered:

We provide accommodation to all our core team members in Panchgani, with all basic utilities covered including cleaning, electricity, water and lunch on all working days.

Living and Working from the Hills

A high energy workspace set against the backdrop of Panchgani’s untouched, awe-inspiring nature.

Work on fast paced projects with clients from around the world all day; wind down with a cup of coffee/tea/giggle juice of your choice on the porch overlooking a remarkable garden by evening. It’s truly a symphonic balance.

Our days at NOCT HQ often include mountain biking, running on table land, walks in the forest or a game of table tennis. Weekends bring treks, bonfires, impromptu music sessions and rafting in the dam. We live amidst nature, basking in the wonders of rural living, enjoying the simple pleasures and finding inspiration in the wild; all the while working just as one would in any metropolitan city. Naturally, we mean business.

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Here's how the process works
Apply with portfolio

Send in your portfolio with your best and most relevant work.

Video interview with a NOCT team member

If you’re through the first round, we’ll set up a video interview with you. You will be required to share your screen and walk us through some of your work.

Group interview with the NOCT core team

You’ve come really far already! Now, all you need to do is show the NOCT core team that you are the best candidate for the role.

Get selected

Selected candidates will be intimated and the onboarding process will begin. We will need you to sign the employment agreements before work begins.

Pack your bags for the #studiointhehills

Welcome to a very new way of living and working at the NOCT studio in the hills!

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