JOIN SHIFT 2018 CREW

The organization behind SHIFT is a non-profit, driven by core volunteers. SHIFT would not exist without  brilliant volunteers. Point and simple: volunteers are the ones making SHIFT. By volunteering you will be a crucial part of SHIFT team and will get a true “behind the curtains” glimpse of an international business event.

SHIFT IS LOOKING FOR AMAZING INTERNS!

As an intern you will be the one making and shaping the event. The internships starts during fall and you work on daily basis as part of the core team. Check out the open positions and apply immediately to grab the spot that has your name on it! You do not have to be enrolled at any university or university of applied sciences to apply for our intern positions.

 

APPLICATION PERIOD ONLY UNTIL 30.9. – APPLY NOW!

Application deadline is 30.9. – but do not wait until it’s too late, the positions may be filled as soon as the right person is found!

 

WHAT IS EXPECTED OF YOU

  • Great passion towards learning new things (you don’t have to be pro, we learn as we go)
  • Keeping your promises and executing your tasks like a champ
  • A minimum workload of  20 hours per week. The internship is unpaid and we understand that you have studies/work/a personal life

 

WHAT WE OFFER

  • A safe place to master your skills
  • Personal guidance for your specific task
  • Mentoring from seasoned entrepreneurs and our specific HR Partners
  • A ticket to Ruisrock 2018 (www.ruisrock.fi)
  • Thank you party
  • Thank you trip (SHIFT Flies)

OPEN POSITIONS

ADMINISTRATION

HR MANAGER

Are you people person? A social wizard that like to see others achieve great things? We are looking for a HR MANAGER to take our volunteer experience to the next level.   What we are looking for? You are a people person, warm and easy to approach. You are the master brain behind our SHIFT UNIVERSITY, the program for our volunteers. Your task is to make sure all new volunteers get on board and get proper training before the main event in May 2018. It helps if you have some experience with hr,  recruitment or managing, but it’s not a requirement.

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FINANCE MANAGER

You know the difference between debit and credit and eat numbers for breakfast, meaning that you have some experience in the field of finance.   Your responsibilities include billing, financial follow up and reporting as well as our ticketing system.  You work closely with our accountant (Rantalainen) and make sure our operations runs smoothly.   You report directly to the CEO.

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HEAD OF INVESTOR RELATIONSHIPS

Do you have a fascination towards the inner circle? As Head of Investor relationships You will be in charge of the SHIFT INVESTOR NETWORK looking after the network’s monthly meetings and making sure the members are feeling amazing. You task is to contact investor directly (grow our network) and develop the network.

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COMMUNICATIONS & MARKETING

Join the Communications & Marketing team and start creating a buzz!

Marketing Intern

Are you looking for an internship for your marketing studies? This is your chance to grow your skills in marketing from strategic planning to AdWords campaigns, from project management to marketing automation – you name it! This is a truly unique opportunity to get experience and develop as a marketer. Don’t hesitate, apply now!

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Communications intern

You are a skillful storyteller, a wizard with the words. You prepare press releases for breakfast and make sure they spread effectively. You are the SHIFT’s tone of voice, and make sure we have something meaningful to discuss with our followers every day.

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Webmaster

Your responsibility is to manage and update our website as well as working closely with SHIFT application team. Last year we received great feedback on our webpage. Your task is to improve it and make sure everything runs smoothly. The position is ideal for a person with some knowledge on WordPress.

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Graphic designer / AD assistant intern

Are you a visual wizard in the making, looking for a team to hone your skills with? Now is your chance to join SHIFT team, and work with award winning Art Directors from SHIFT partner agencies and execute graphics (still, gif, html5, maybe even more advanced animations) according to a pre-defined graphical directions and elements.

You have experience in Photoshop, AI, IND, or equivalent and also have (student) licences for programs you use.

Apply latest on 30.9.!

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SALES

To further support our strong growth we are now looking for Finnish, Swedish or English speaking sales wizards!

SALES TRAINEE

As a sales trainee you get to meet and be in direct contact with companies, network in different business events and be a part of growing, learning and ambitious sales organisation. If you know, that your career will be in sales, our team can help you boost your knowledge and skills in sales. All we ask is great attitude and your dedication.   More information about sales trainee program you can ask our last year sales trainee Veli-Pekka: email velipekka@theshift.fi phone: +358 40 867 8288

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ACCOUNT MANAGER

As a member of our expanding sales team, You will be responsible for selling tickets and partnerships to new and existing customers. We are looking for a passionate person who loves working with B2B sales, is confident on the phone and good at building relationships. If you want to take the next step on your sales career and expands your network in Finland and beyond, SHIFT is the place for you. In addition to working in our modern sales team, you also have a good opportunity to enhance and develop our sales organisation with us. We offer a good provision -based fee.

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HEAD OF INTERNATIONAL SALES

Are you internationally connected and want to work on expanding and promoting an international event outside of Finland?  As Head of International Sales you will work in close contact with international communities and organisations and attend chosen events. This is great opportunity to make global connections and to take part in creating and executing a strategy for international expansion. Fluent skill in English is required.   You report directly to the Head of Sales and CEO.

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EVENT PRODUCTION

Do you want to be a part of the team that REALLY makes SHIFT happen? Send us an application to the Event production team!

EVENT DESIGNER

Do you have an eye for the detail? A Passion for decoration? As Event designer your prime purpose is to transform the rustic space into a unique, mesmerizing and lively venue. What we want is  avenue that tickle your senses.   Your task is to plan, create and execute a stunning visual event space. You’ll work closely with the Producer and Head of Production.

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SHIFT ART CURATOR

Are you artsy person and love cool stuff? As SHIFT art curator your  task is to plan and incorporate art into our event venue as well as the program. You’ll be in charge of finding  artists and performances that fits our theme (and venue), following budgets and writing articles for both website and media to promote the art exhibition in SHIFT. You’ll be an integral part of the venue and program team.

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PARTY MASTER

You know how to organise fenomenal parties? This time you will get to organise one for 3000 persons. Sounds amazing right? You will be in charge of our already legendary SHIFT After party from start to finish,making sure everything runs smoothly. You’ll be managing and recruiting your own team of volunteers, as well as negotiating with various suppliers to provide the event with all needed necessities, such as  artists, food and drink. You are responsible of the after party budget.

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COMMON QUESTIONS

WHAT IF I DON’T HAVE THE EXPERTISE REQUIRED?

Do not worry, this is a journey of personal growth. The main point of volunteering is to experience new interesting things,learn and develop new skills.

HOW MANY HOURS DO I NEED TO PUT DOWN?

The hourly week load is always negotiable. We understand that you have studies/work/a personal life. Keep your promises and all of us are happy.

HOW DO I APPLY?

Applying is easy. For the Event Volunteers the applying goes through the Me2We-system. For the other positions just provide us with the following basic information: Name, Residence, Who you are(max 5 sentences) and Which position you are applying for. You can attach a cover letter and a resumé if you want (not required).

We will fill the positions as we go, so

hurry up and apply!

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