Be a part of this Awesome Team!

As every year, we’re looking for people to join AFT and, as managers, through events, teach students valuable skills and inspire future entrepreneurs!

Underneath you’ll find a list of positions within AFT. No worries, if you’re not sure about what you want to do. Contact us (below) to join in on one of our internal “AFT Bars”. Or just talk to the current managers at our public events.

First off, no member of the AFTeam is an island. You’ll be part of a team you can rely on. We’re all about startups and in startups roles intertwine. You’ll never be just the IT girl or the PR guy, it really is a team effort.

Leadership Duo

PRESIDENT

You’re not in the least bit shy?

Are you a great motivator to your friends and fellow students?

You might make an amazing (vice)-president! As P-VP you are Yin and Yang. You motivate your colleagues to keep up their good work and keep the AFT-vibe flowing. You’re in an ideal position to learn a little bit of everything: event management, design, marketing, finance, law, …

Be warned though, when things go wrong, you are the last man standing. You better be able to keep your head cool!

VICE-PRESIDENT

Do you know what AFT wants to stand for?

Are you a real good listener?

Board

MARKETING

Do you always know what to say? Are you a real savant when it comes to social networks. You will be the primary link between AFT and students. You, together with IT and design, will shape AFT’s presence on the web and in the streets.

WORKSHOPS

Organising workshops is a core aspect of what we do at AFT. Juggle your organisational and communication skills to bring in interesting companies and help them deliver enriching experiences to students. You’re not alone in this endeavour: You can rely on the help of the AFT team during workshops and the Marketing guys to help spread the word. This position is perfect for those who want to gain experience in leadership and for those who want to build a professional network.

LEGAL

Do you know a thing or two about law? AFT is looking for someone to help make sure we don’t break it! Help your fellow AFT’ers when writing up contracts with companies. Work closely with finance and gain some valuable experience.

HR

AFT is first and foremost a team effort. You will be the one to smoothen and maintain this team, making sure everybody has an unforgettable time. You will organize events to keep up the team spirit. You will also coordinate with your AFD and AFC counterparts to smoothen out the collaboration of the AFx family.

FINANCE

Want to balance the books of a real non-profit? Keep the money flowing. Experience what it is to keep the numbers in the green. Anticipate big revenues from the likes of Google and Microsoft and big investments in cava! Be someone the other AFT’ers can rely on.

BUSINESS RELATIONS

Do you have a pretty decent professional network that you want to grow? Can you convince people to invest in you? Can you rally people to your mission? Attract companies and lay the groundwork for new AFT events and entice companies into partnerships all while keeping with the AFT mindset. You’ll be surprised how many companies are eager to work with us.

EVENT MANAGER

Do you want to coordinate the different event organisers? Help them with important practical details such as budgets, insurance, logistics. You will follow up on event managers and their events, and thus be an integral part of the succes of our numerous events.

Events

 

INNOVATION NIGHT

You just can’t wait for self-driving cars to arrive?
You’re just super-excited to get to know the changemakers of our tomorrow?

You are the Innovation Night Manager we’re looking for!
On Innovation Night we highlight the biggest, most exciting innovative technologies on-the-rise: self-driving cars, solar-roads, you name it! Anything is possible!

HACKATHON

Do you like messing around with APIs or Arduinos in your (limited) free time? Then you are the droid we are looking for!

A hackathon is a CoderFest like no other!
As hackathon manager you get to partner with the big players in the field: Bloomberg, Dell and Microsoft to name a few.

STARTUP TRIP MANAGER

Are you ready to inspire the next great entrepreneurs of our time? Each year AFT takes 40 students to a startup hub to explore the local startup scene. If you’re excited about startups and want start building an international network, you’re the one.

As startup trip manager you’re responsible for arranging flights, hostel and of course composing a diversified program of inspiring startups.

WOMEN IN TECH

Are you passionate about the role women play in the world of tech? By becoming the Women in Tech manager you’ll have a chance to meet inspiring women who share your passion and to organise Women in Tech events.

CLEANTECH CHALLENGE

Do you have a passion for tech and entrepreneurship only matched by your passion for climate and environment? You will collaborate with your AFD counterpart to organise the CleanTech Challenge and guide teams in their quest for clean innovation.

ENTOURAGE

 

WORKSHOPS ENTOURAGE/GENERAL SUPPORT
Don’t know yet what you want to do at AFT? Don’t have the time to take on a major roll but you definitely want to join us? We can always use people to help us out! From additional manpower at workshop receptions to task forces to figure out new kinds of events, we’ll take you on the team and keep you in the loop.

HR ENTOURAGE

AFT is first and foremost a team effort. You will help smoothening and maintaining this team, making sure everybody has an unforgettable time. You will help organize events to keep up the team spirit.

IT

Every organisation needs the necessary IT to support their daily operations. At AFT this mainly happens through our website and web application. Do you know how to build and maintain web projects and keep our email working? Then, be sure to join us as IT manager.

MARKETING: DESIGN

Do you get irrationally pissed off when the font is wrong? Does the adobe suite mean a lot to you? Help design and build our flyers, websites and movies and reach thousands of people with your work. You’re not alone: You’ll work with the event organisers and marketing people and be a core part in shaping AFT’s public image.

BUSINESS RELATIONS

Do you have a pretty decent professional network that you want to grow? Can you convince people to invest in you? Can you rally people to your mission? Attract companies and lay the groundwork for new AFT events and entice companies into partnerships all while keeping with the AFT mindset. You’ll be surprised how many companies are eager to work with us.

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