Uniplaces is building a trusted, global brand for students. We believe in empowering student mobility and we have started by making the process of finding accommodation easier. We’re solving real life pains and we’re backed by top tier investors such as Atomico, Octopus Investments, Shilling Capital Partners and Caixa Capital to help us achieve this better and faster.
We are an internationally minded company with an extremely talented team and global ambitions. Our decisions are driven by our core values of Passion, Impact, Trust and Team Spirit - with which we aim at having a company where everyone feels accountable and empowered to achieve their full potential.
About the Operations Team:
Every day, more than 5000 nights are booked by students from 175 nationalities in 33 different cities on uniplaces.com. Our Operations team that embraces 14 nationalities and works across 6 different languages, ensures that every interaction with customers is focused in improving the student and landlord experience, so that room search becomes as easy as buying a flight ticket.
Join us and access the same cool office perks that any Uniplacer has access to, from fresh fruit to free hot drinks, massages, in-house gym, and much more.
Come to Lisbon and enjoy:
What can you expect from this experience?
A lot of your day will be spent contacting landlords to make sure they have their listings updates in order to help students from all over the world who are going to study to another country. To be able to thrive in a startup environment, you have to be the type of person who feels comfortable going up to someone and communicating face to face, over the phone or in writing, and you get a thrill out of creative problem-solving!
In this role, your mission is:
What is the profile we are looking for?
Fluent/Native in Italian and English (other languages are a plus);
Academic, professional or personal experience for at least 6 months in Portugal;
Enrolled in university or recently graduated;
International-minded and able to cope with spending some time working alongside talented people from 16 different nationalities;
Available to relocate to Lisbon or already living here;
A mix between an easy-going-communicative-proactive-dynamic-funky-positive person who is not afraid to jump into this amazing environment!
We also expect you to be flexible and have an eagerness to learn, since it’s the greatest recipe to thrive in a startup environment.
This is why you’ll love this job:
What else do you need to know?
The role is based in Lisbon;
You will have a 3 to 6 months Internship contract;
For this position, we do not sponsor working visas, but we offer a relocation package in case you are not in Portugal.