Open call for candidates for Chairperson of MCAA Bridging Science and Business Working Group (BSB WG) | Marie Curie Alumni Association

Open call for candidates for Chairperson of MCAA Bridging Science and Business Working Group (BSB WG)

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The MCAA BSB WG is calling for motivated volunteers inside the MCAA that are willing to become chairperson of the BSB WG.

Position description:

The WG BSB chairperson must undertake the following tasks:

  • Manage working group activities: planning, execution and financial justification
  • Coordination with MCAA Board and Executive Committee and with other WGs/Chapters
  • Coordinating MCAA with academia and industrial partners, involving networking and establishing connections between alumni and companies
  • Chair the management committee for the BSB matchmaking platform
  • Attend events related to MCAA, business and academia

Candidate profile:

  • The candidates must be an MCAA member, and can come from any research background
  • Experience in Business/Company/Industry is required.
  • Time availability for executing the tasks the role demands.
  • Team management and motivational skills highly recommended.

Conditions:

  • Volunteering pro bono regime (no remuneration, but legitimate expenses are reimbursable)
  • One year position

To apply:

Please send your CV and motivation letter to simao.claudia@gmail.com by 2nd May 2017.