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Opontia's Internship Program

Opontia has been recognized as one of MENA’s fastest growing startups, and after our $42 million Series A raise we will only continue growing. With offices in the UAE, KSA, Turkey, and Poland, our business model focuses on acquiring, operating and scaling outstanding online brands. We maintain a “think like a founder” company culture and encourage ownership by all members of the Opontia team so we can all take part in growing our brands and keeping our portfolio full of products we’d be happy to have in our own homes.

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We celebrate diverse perspectives and experiences, and so we invite people of all backgrounds and identities to apply for internship positions with us.

Our Values

Founder Mentality

We are all founders, and Opontia is our company. We innovate, improve, own, share, and constantly learn.

Teamwork and Leadership

We are one team. We always think of the bigger picture and believe that collaboration on all levels is key.

Transparency and Respect

We are positive, respectful and open to different opinions as we understand that only echoing the same ideas leads to stagnation.

Customer and Seller Centricity

We create relationships so our customers and sellers become our ambassadors. Transparency, commitment and innovation create an unique Opontia standard.

Impact & Outcome Oriented

We are driven by purpose and pursue clear objectives, backed by data and facts. First why - then how; we focus on quality over quantity and are believers in the 80/20 rule.

Program Overview


9 Month Program, for Recent Graduates

If you have recently completed an undergraduate degree, you are eligible to apply for an OpontiaGrad Internship. This is a 9 Month program where OpontiaGrads will spend their time focused in one vertical - Finance, HR, Brand Management, Operations or Marketing - developing their skills through hands-on projects and responsibilities. This opportunity is paid and can be converted to a full-time position for the right candidate, depending on business needs.

Technical Apprentice

6 Month Program, for Recent Graduates and Current Students

6 Month Program, for Recent Graduates and Current Students Current students and recent graduates can apply to join Opontia in this rotating 6-month program where they will spend their time with multiple departments. The experience of every Technical Apprentice will be unique as everyone will have opportunities to support different projects that can have company-wide impact. This opportunity is paid but does not convert into a full-time position.

Short Term/Summer Internship Role

3 Month Program, for Current Students

Short-term internships are offered on an as-needed basis, and can be full or part-time. Interns will focus on a specific department or project; this internship is paid but does not convert into a full-time position.

Benefits during the program

  • Hands-on experience at a fast-growing startup.

  • Work closely with managers on impactful projects.

  • Build relationships with fellow interns from around the world.

  • Interns will be assigned a Buddy upon joining, who is a full-time employee in their vertical who will be available to help guide them into the startup-experience.

  • Competitive compensation is offered for all internship levels

Application process

Follow simple steps to apply for the program


Submit CV, upload Academic Transcript and please fill out all mandatory application questions


Shortlisted candidates will conduct a Video Interview with HR from the regional home office (Dubai Istanbul, Riyadh, or Warsaw)


Video Interview with Head of Department or a Peer


Technical interview — the format will depend on the position; this interview will be conducted either by presenting a case study or any other exercise relevant to the position


Selected candidates presented with an offer!

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