Working Student - People Team

Berlin People


You have a passion for People work and would like to gain practical experience in the People sector? Then join our team as a working student! In your role, you will support the People Partner Team to conceptualize activities related to people’s development and engagement at Contentful. We consult our management team and translate business objectives into actionable people development items. Your role will involve supporting the team in the coordination of workshops and other development-related initiatives, help the team with the regular employee feedback cycles, creating and analyzing surveys and helping to implement follow up measures. In addition, will gain insight into various activities of personnel management.  


  • You will support the administration of various initiatives, among them our internal of Learning & Development initiative “Contentful YOU!”
  • You will help the team with the coordination of workshops
  • You will support the team drafting of internal regulations and guidelines in our English language Intranet
  • You will help the team analyzing people data 
  • You will be responsible for driving organizational change by supporting various projects on company culture


  • You would like to gain practical experience in the personnel area
  • You are currently enrolled at a college/university and can work for us up to 20h/week
  • You communicate fluently in English
  • You work detail-oriented and enjoy the daily interaction with employees
  • You are passionate about data  
  • You are highly organized work autonomously and proactive 
  • You are confident in using online tools such as G Suite, MS Office


  • Join an ambitious tech company reshaping the way people build digital products 
  • We set you up for success, equipping you with the latest and greatest hardware
  • Enjoy a full range of events, including workshops, Contentful-hosted meetups, guest speakers and team activities. Meet your team members from across the globe at our annual offsite. 
  • Get fit! We offer a variety of health and fitness classes and a discount on Urban Sports Club.
  • Use your personal education budget to improve your skills and grow in your career. Join a free German class or one of our many internal learning initiatives!
  • Plus, Contentful socks! Oh yeah! 


Contentful powers digital experiences for 28% of the Fortune 500 companies and thousands of global brands. Our content platform unifies content in a single hub, structures it for use in any digital channel and integrates seamlessly with hundreds of tools through open APIs. It lets developers and content creators work in parallel, increasing team efficiency and happiness. Companies such as Spotify, Urban Outfitters, Jack in the Box, The British Museum, Xoom and Lenovo use Contentful to build their mobile and web products, voice controlled apps and more.

We’re growing rapidly and are backed by over $150 million in funding from top-tier venture capital firms like Sapphire Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, General Catalyst and Benchmark.

More than 350 people from 70 nations contribute their energy and creativity to Contentful, working from hubs in Berlin and San Francisco and distributed around the world.



“Variety is the spice of life” — and a celebrated component of our culture. At Contentful, we strive to create an inclusive environment that empowers our employees. We believe that our products and services benefit from our diverse backgrounds and experiences and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer: all qualified applicants are considered for positions regardless of race, ethnic origin, gender, age, religion or belief, marital status, gender identification, sexual orientation, or disability. We look forward to your application!



Beyond headless CMS, Contentful is the essential API-first content management infrastructure to create, manage and distribute content to any platform or device

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