Join Team CARFAX Europe and find a great place to work

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CARFAX provides trusted automotive information that helps people buy and sell used cars with more confidence. We have been the market leader for Vehicle History in the U.S. since 1984 and entered Europe in 2007 - where we have enjoyed consistent annual growth. Our mission is to continuously expand throughout Europe and Italy will be our next market. We aim to become an integral part of the Italian automotive industry and provide our solutions to consumers and business partners, including dealerships, law enforcement agencies, insurers and companies in the aftermarket..

 

Responsibilities

You have an entrepreneurial mindset and like to work in a fast-driven, international environment? 
As a Business Development Manager at CARFAX Europe, you have the following responsibilities:

  • Building and expanding the business throughout Italy
  • Driving market research projects in order to identify new business prospects in Italy
  • Acquiring new data sources for the CARFAX Vehicle History Report
  • B2B sales activities and key account management for various industries, including online listings, banks, insurers, inspection companies, OEMs, dealer holdings, government and law enforcement agencies
  • Acting as the first point of contact for business development-related enquiries from Italy coming to our company
  • Working closely with the other team members across Europe and across departments (IT, Sales, Marketing)
  • Supporting the Director of Business Development in various projects

 

Qualifications

 

  • A minimum of 3-5 years of job experience in Sales and/or Account Management in the automotive industry
  • Business degree, MBA from a well-known business school is a plus
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills, including on executive level
  • Good understanding of the Italian automotive market
  • Creative, output driven, results oriented and hands-on mentality
  • Proactive, resilient, striving under pressure, financial acumen
  • Fluent in Italian and English (level C2 or native required)
  • Ability and desire to work in an international team
  • Willingness to travel (around 50% of travel required)

 

What we have to offer

 

  • A casual but professional atmosphere with intense team-orientation and spirit
  • Competitive salary package and great benefits
  • Personal development and educational workshops
  • Dynamic international team and regular activities/ pan-European team events
  • Opportunity for remote work

 

Join Team CARFAX - and find a "Great Place to Work."

We look forward to receiving your application including your salary requirement and earliest possible starting date at career@carfax.eu!

US market leader in the field of vehicle history, CARFAX has also been pioneering on the European market for the last twelve years. Our vision is to increase transparency and confidence in the European used car market. We have retained the start-up feeling with flat hierarchies and flexible decision-making processes, even though we are currently employing 90 people in six European countries. For our headquarter in the heart of Munich, we are looking for a team lead (f/m/d) for the Project Services Team, currently consisting of two Project Managers.

 

Your role:

 

  • Lead the CARFAX Project Services team as a facilitator and support the Project Managers in aligning their individual projects with corporate goals
  • Implement Project Service team guidelines (PMO) and standards for CARFAX
  • Conduct hands-on project management for selected projects, such as developing an Online Sales Channel for our largest customer group (used car dealerships)
  • Multi-Project Management: create & manage schedules, milestone planning, work break down structure and goal definitions
  • Ensure risk and scope management and manage project cost controlling

 

Your profile:

 

  • Business/technical degree or equivalent
  • 3-5 years of experience as a project manager, e.g. as PMP, solving complex problems
  • Extraordinary interpersonal and communication skills and intercultural understanding
  • Fluency in English and German
  • Experience with agile methodologies, e.g. SCRUM, and software/ UX/ design teams
  • Analytical skills and target-orientation
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and manage time effectively

 

Skills that would be a plus:

 

  • Understanding of subscription processes
  • Insights into E-commerce experience, marketing and customer lifetime value

 

What we have to offer:

 

  • A very pleasant working atmosphere in an international team (21 nationalities), where we take the term “work hard, play harder” to the next level. No jerks allowed!
  • Flexible working hours in a beautiful office with rooftop terrace in Munich-Sendling
  • Fully company-funded pension plan, super competitive benefits and great team events

 

Join Team CARFAX – and find a great place to work!

We look forward to receiving your application documents at career@carfax.eu!

CARFAX Europe GmbH provides Vehicle History Reports for European and North American used cars since 2007. We are giving access to an extensive multinational database consisting of +23 billion historical events related to cars in +20 countries – with more to come. We help millions of people every day to confidently shop, buy, own and sell used cars with innovative solutions and transparency powered by CARFAX vehicle history information.

Today, we are a team of 90 people in six European countries – while retaining a start-up feeling including flat hierarchies and flexible decision-making processes. We are looking for an all-round online marketing leader. Your goal is to grow website revenue through digital media, online channels and never-ending experiments.

 

Your role:

 

  • Lead and grow our online marketing team
  • Develop a holistic B2C online marketing strategy and implement resulting measures
  • Take responsibility for website revenue growth and online marketing budget
  • Plan and strategize, but also get your hands dirty in operations
  • Be responsible for performance and awareness campaigns
  • Own Google Analytics, Data Studio and Optimize
  • Create concepts for and execute organic growth hacking measures

 

Your profile:

 

  • 3+ years of online marketing experience, agency experience is a plus
  • Demonstrated experience in disciplines such as SEO, SEA, Performance Marketing and Conversion Rate Optimization
  • Analytical thinking combined with creative pragmatism and growth hacking attitude
  • A goal oriented and results focused attitude with the ability to work independently
  • Fluent in German and English, other languages are a plus

 

Skills that would be a plus:

 

  • First leadership experience
  • Passion for cars and/or the (used) car industry

 

What we have to offer:

 

  • A very pleasant working atmosphere in an international team (21 nationalities), where we take the term "work hard, play harder" to the next level. No jerks allowed!
  • Flexible working hours in a beautiful office with rooftop terrace in Munich-Sendling
  • Fully company-funded pension plan, super competitive benefits and great team events

 

Are you ready to disrupt the way Europeans buy and sell used cars? 
If so, take a detour from the daily grind and apply today at career@carfax.eu, including your salary requirement and earliest possible starting date!

A Fair Used Car Market For Everyone.

US market leader in the field of vehicle history since 1984, CARFAX has also been pioneering on the European market for the last ten years. Our vision is to increase transparency and confidence in the European used car market.

For our headquarter in the heart of Munich, we are looking for students who will not settle for just any job and are up for a challenge.

 

Your tasks…

 

  • Conduct simple keyword research and use SEO guidelines to increase web traffic
  • Write informative and effective search engine optimized copy for the website and other CARFAX channels
  • Edit and optimize existing content
  • Translate provided content from English to local language

 

You should bring…

 

  • Good teamwork skills
  • Creativity and ability to learn fast
  • Ability to work with time constraints
  • Editing and writing skills in the languages Dutch, Polish and Swedish
  • Enthusiasm for content creation and creative content ideas
  • Ability to work comfortably in an office where English is the company language

 

Bonus points for…

 

  • Previous experience in content creation and translation
  • Basic understanding of SEO guidelines and content management systems (technical understanding not necessary!)

 

What we have to offer…

 

  • A fun working atmosphere in an international online marketing team, where you will have the ability to show off your creative skills and make a difference
  • Guidance and materials provided by our specialists
  • Flexible working hours in a beautiful office with rooftop terrace
  • Great Team Events: Cooking Contests, Hiking Days, Poker Nights, Ski Days, German Weisswurstbreakfasts, Table Tennis Tournaments – and Munich’s coolest company Christmas party!

 

Join Team CARFAX – and find a Great Place to Work

We look forward to receiving your application at career@carfax.eu!

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Join Europe's coolest team.

It's not just because of our table-tennis, kicker or poker nights. It's not just that we have BBQs, Weißwurst-Breakfasts or Cooking Contests. At CARFAX Europe we are used to working hard…but we play even harder!

These regular activities and team events make for an outstanding work environment. Adding in a competitive salary and excellent benefits makes for an unbeatable experience. You'll be working for a company that makes a real difference in European society. We attract creative people that are doers, movers, and shakers. We believe in the wisdom of crowds and in pragmatism.

Our company policy is "no jerks allowed". A casual but professional atmosphere makes it fun to come to work!

CARFAX office Munich

We offer great benefits

We value our colleagues and have created a competitive benefit program that enables you to be well, save well and live well. Not only do we offer all colleagues the opportunity to join an employer-funded pension plan for their retirement, but we go beyond this by providing other support, such as Life Insurance or Permanent Disability Insurance.

Furthermore, we provide you with an Employee Assistance Program that offers you the possibility to contact professionals about any matters concerning your health and mental wellbeing. Related to that, you can make use of our highly discounted access to Gympass and the gym next to the office.

For your time off, we have created generous regulations for parental leave, special days off for important life events and volunteering. Since we believe in the power of strong teams, we arrange various fun team events each year, where the entire company has a chance to socialize and get together.

CARFAX benefits

The CARFAX Tech Stack

You will be part of an agile, cross-functional team, working closely together with software developers, data engineers, data scientists and the teams' Product Owners; all our teams are responsible for the full life cycle and operation of their products.

While developing in Java on Linux, our teams use GitLab to collaborate and do regular, automated deployments to virtualized and containerized infrastructure on our AWS. In their daily development and operations work, our teams are using tools like Docker, Kubernetes and Zabbix, as well as GitLab-CI and New Relic.

Our product data is stored in an AWS based, high-availability MongoDB cluster, our business data in Salesforce. Our applications currently use (amongst others) MariaDB, MongoDB, MemCache, Amazon Redshift, Apache, HAProxy, Redis and RabbitMQ.

Click here to see more about our tech stack!

 

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