Decription

Launch Campus, student startup community, is looking for Campus Ambassador to drive its mission on incubating student startup heroes to change the world. As a startup community leader on your university campus, you are bringing passionate talent into the exciting tech startup ecosystem and leveraging Launch Campus’s resources and network to help startups grow. You will be the super-connector to student startup founders.


Criteria

  • Current student of CityU, CUHK, HKBU, HKU, HKUST, LU, or PolyU
  • Local full-time student who can commit this role for at least one year is preferred
  • Understand the difference between entrepreneurship, small businesses and tech startups
  • Believe in making friends, giving first, and helping others before helping yourself
  • Mission-driven team player, proactive multi-tasker, presentable problem solver, and failure learner
  • Comfortable with English speaking and writing, and passionate to explore beyond the Greater China
  • High preference to enter tech startup scene instead of big corporates after graduation
  • Familiar with digital marketing; Equipped with multimedia and coding skills is a plus
  • Prior experience in event management in a student society will be an advantage
  • Participated in diverse tech startup events, with or without awards, count extra marks
  • Tech startup founding and/or working experience take an absolute advantage


Responsibilities

  • Organize monthly startup meetups, such as fireside chat and focus group, on your campus
  • Identify and build long-term relationships with school departments, student societies and new partners
  • Generate and maintain an increasing number of student members and startups
  • Create multimedia content and interaction on Launch Campus’s social media channels
  • Spread news of Launch Campus and its partnered startup-focused opportunities
  • Facilitate cross-university initiatives such as conference and hackathon


Take lead in global startup initiatives

  • Startup Grind University - World's Largest Indepedent Startup Community
    - Founded in Silicon Valley, hosts monthly startup meetups in 120 countries
  • HacKs - Hackathon Series by University Students for Student Startup Talent
  • UNICON - Asia's Craziest Student Conference on Tech Startup
    - Initiated by university students in Singapore
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Official Campus Partners

(Appointed departments of these insitutions will be announced soon)


Benefits

  • Working with young energetic passionate teammates!
  • Connection to like-minded startup founders and community builders from all universities
  • Free access to Launch Campus monthly events in other universities
  • Coffee with founding team; Cool swags, stickers and t-shirts
  • You may have a dedicated working area in the co-working space of your university
  • Discounted tickets to tech startup events, e.g. RISE Conference, Startup Grind in Silicon Valley
  • Introduction to mentors and resources to grow your startups and personal network
  • Direct referral of internship opportunities in promising startups for outstanding Campus Ambassadors


To Apply for this position

1. Become a member of Launch Campus
2. Fill out the below basic info and answer one short question.
3. Launch Campus crew will approach you within one month, if your have an interesting profile :)


For student identification
Skills and future contribution. 100 word limit.
Don't upload a job hunting resume. We wish to receive a resume which proves that you've mastered the art of failing. | Limit to 1MB in PDF. Upload your resume tailor-made for this position. File format in "School_FirstName_LastName.pdf", e.g. "HKU_Tom_Lee.pdf".