November 1, 2019

Mentorship Program

I/ GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Available position(s): 2
  • Duration: December 2019  – September 2020 
  • Amount of work: 3 hours/week (will vary depending on the job demand)
  • Applications are processed on a rolling basis.
  • Application deadline: November 30, 2019
  • Interview: December 1, 2019 to December 14, 2019
  • Announcement: December 15, 2019

II/ BENEFITS

  • Be a part of a dynamic and global organization that operates in both the U.S and Vietnam
  • Network with Vietnamese start-up teams, sponsor partners, officials, judges and mentors of VietChallenge 
  • Learn about the start-up ecosystem in both the U.S and Vietnam 
  • Team-building activities in Boston (for those in the U.S only)
  • Gain experience directly from successful entrepreneurs, startups founders, specialists, in the U.S and Vietnam
  • On-site internship opportunities available during the summer and/or school year at VietChallenge’s Headquarter at the Venture Development Center – University of Massachusetts Boston 
  • Full-time job opportunities from a wide range of VietChallenge’s partners including big corporations and startups in the U.S and Vietnam

III/ RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Collaborate with the External Relations Team to look for potential mentors, successful entrepreneurs, startup founders and webinar speakers in both the U.S and Vietnam
  • Work with the Mentorship Director to design the mentorship program and plan webinar contents to ensure that finalists are best prepared for the competition and strengthen what they need to improve
  • Send out calendar invites and accommodate both the mentors and mentees with general inquiries
  • Participate in our biweekly and weekly meetings

IV/ QUALIFICATIONS

  • Undergraduate student, graduate student, or working professional 
  • Have a good command of English and Vietnamese (both verbal and written)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Previous experience in running events or projects is an advantage
  • Responsiveness and ability to meet deadlines are a must

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