Become part of the 2018/2019 student board

Are you thinking of doing a full time board year in 2018/2019? StartHub is looking for you! There are four available positions,  specified below.

What you’ll get:
  • An amazing year with 4 colleagues
  • €320 per month
  • The possibility to work in a professional learning environment
  • Wednesday April 4th: Board interest drink, 17:00
  • Sunday April 15th: Deadline letter of motivation

Business developer // chairman

You are responsible for the external contacts with university, other incubators and relevant partners. As the chairman of the board it is also your job to manage the board and work with/on StartHub’s strategy plan.

Skills We’re Looking For

  • Networking

    You need to have good social skills and know what to get from conversations.

  • Leadership

    Leading the board through a successfull year means that you need to both listen well and make important decisions.

  • Strategic Thinking

    You have to be able to work with StartHubs strategy, explain it to other, and tweak it when necessary

  • Being representative

    For many you are the first (and sometimes only) impression people get from StartHub.

Community Manager

The community manager is the one responsible for helping people that have a business or business idea. You connect them to events or people within our network to help them.

Skills We’re Looking For

  • People skills

    You have to maintain good relations with almost everyone in the community, and know when something is off.

  • Thinking ahead

    Helping people with their business (idea) means knowing what they might need in the future and how to manage.

  • Communication

    You have to inform people on events, drinks, updates or interesting people they might want to talk to.

  • Being precise

    You are also responsible for what happens in the building. You write contracts, do the StartHub financing and organize facility management.

Brand Manager

You are responsible for the marketing and the image of StartHub to the outside world. This involves keeping up all media channels, but also creative thinking and facing the challenge of how we can make sure every student in Wageningen knows this relatively young organisation.

Skills We’re Looking For

  • Media

    You have knowledge of marketing, especially online presence.

  • Communication

    You know how to communicate and write in a clear and attractive way

  • Graphics

    Promotional content is mainly visual: you know when to take pictures and how to edit graphics to show the image StartHub has.

  • Social

    You know how to present, take initiative and love personal contact

Events Coordinator

The events coordinator is responsible for creating, organising and evaluating a diverse set of events. To succeed you must be able to read your audience, cooperate in a team and maintain relations with different organisations & guest speakers.

Skills We’re Looking For

  • Hosting

    You will learn how to be a fantastic host by grabbing the attention of the public and facilitating a remarkable experience for key note speakers.

  • Creative thinking

    Creativity and improvisation skills are needed as budget/time are often scarce resources.

  • Teamworking

    Running events is a team effort, therefore it is essential to be able to think and work together with your team mates.

  • Communication

    As you are the contact person for both guests and co-organizers, you must be able to communicate effectively and maintain lasting relationships of trust.

To apply, mail to before april 15th

If you have any questions you can always walk in without an appointment

Apply now!