The Shortcut

  • Helsinki, Finland
The Shortcut Helsinki, Finland
Oct 28, 2018
Internship
Are you the kind of person that is happy to bring ideas and value to a team and to yourself? Then this is your place! Our ideal team member has a positive attitude (this is a must!), and no, you don’t need to have a smile upon your face all the time, it means you are willing to learn and happy to give constructive feedback in order to improve things. It goes without saying that working in a community means that we want true team players, someone with excellent communications skills and a customer service attitude. Must haves: • Joy in working with (and talking to) people • Passion for facilitating workshops and personal growth • Good understanding of personal and team development • Open mind and curiosity for new topics Nice to haves: • Experience with technical aspects of managing an online platform • Experience with personal and team development in agile teams • Knowledge of the startup community in Helsinki We don’t need you to be an expert on the above mentioned topics, but we trust that you are aware of trends and that you are happy to invest time of your internship to learn by doing and researching in order to improve. What we offer: The Shortcut offers you the opportunity to show us what you are good at while being visible to interesting people in the startup ecosystem. All in all, we are a good place to get connected to relevant actors. You can learn about different aspects of talent resource management in the startup environment and test your training and facilitation skills. We give you the chance to really own a project and grow others and yourself. We are also a vibrant and open community and team. So you will have the opportunity to have your voice heard and actively shape what happens at The Shortcut. Duration of the internship: The internship is a ideally four to six month full-time position because we want to allow you time to grow into creating something that is a true takeaway after it is done. The kind of stuff you’d be up to: The Talent Intern will contribute to personal development and the creation of employment opportunities for our awesome talents in The Shortcut community. 1. Facilitating Workshops for the Catalyst Programme • Plan and facilitate employability trainings • Asses startups’ talent needs • Help build and maintain a Talent Matching Platform 2. Internal Team and Personal Development • Support personal development of staff, interns and volunteers • Enhance internal team development and processes at The Shortcut For students this internship can be completed for credit if arranged in advance with your university. How to apply: We’ll be very honest, we are not going to read your CV, instead, we want to know about your motivation and answer to the following questions. • I’d be an awesome intern because... • Tell us why you are attracted to startups and tech • Since this is an unpaid internship, tell us what is that you intend to gain from it And more... FAIR WARNING!!! We are a community of huggers, don’t be surprised if you are received with a hug at the entrance.