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    Be part of the IACT18 student committee!

by IACT Crew
2nd July, 2018

We’re recruiting! As part of the IACT student committee, you will get hands-on experience running a recognised program, develop your entrepreneurial skills, and make some great connections within the local innovation community.

InnovationACT (IACT), an initiative of ANU, is Canberra’s largest entrepreneurship program. Each year, a talented committee of students help to run IACT, and we’re currently putting together the superstar group who can assist with this year’s program.

Roles available

 

Program Officers (2-3 roles available)

We are seeking committee members to support the implementation of the IACT18 program and to engage directly with participants and other program stakeholders throughout the program. This role would best suit students who have a demonstrated interest in innovation and entrepreneurship, and are interested in further developing their skills in this space and building networks within the local startup community.

Communications Officers (1-2 roles available)

We are seeking committee members to assist with the marketing and communications aspects of the program, including writing articles, blog posts and press releases about the program, assisting in managing IACT social media channels and coordinating marketing campaigns around promotion of the IACT program. This role would best suit students who have a demonstrated interest in marketing, communications and/or PR and are interested in developing their skills in this space.

Design Officer (1 role available)

We are seeking a committee member to assist with the development of print and digital collateral for the program, including posters, flyers and social media imagery, in line with the IACT brand. This role would best suit students who have a demonstrated interest in graphic design and are proficient in Adobe CS6-CC.

About you

 

  • – You will be enrolled as a student at one of the following institutions from July to October (inclusive) 2018: ANU, UC, CIT, AIE, UNSW, ACU, CSU.
  • – You will be able to commit at least six hours per week from July to October (inclusive) 2018, including attending some events and meetings on weekends or after hours.
  • – You will have excellent interpersonal skills, time management skills and be able to work with little direction.
  • – Past participation in IACT would be favourable but not required.

To apply

 

If you are interested in joining the IACT18 student committee, please send your CV and a short cover letter to Vicki Stanley, Program Manager via vicki.stanley@anu.edu.au. In your cover letter, please include the following:

  • – Which role/s you are applying for and why you are suited to the role/s
  • – What skills you can bring to the committee
  • – What you are hoping to gain from joining the committee

Expressions of interest close Friday 27th July 2018.

Note: These are not paid positions – you will be volunteering your own time. Hours on the committee may count as part of various tertiary internship programs – check with your Course Convenor.

Enquiries: Vicki Stanley, Program Manager, vicki.stanley@anu.edu.au