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Internship/Volunteering opportunity at OKSIGEN LAB for Social entrepreneurship

Oksigen Lab offers coaching to Social Entrepreneurs, performs international research on
Social Entrepreneurship and offers a wide range of services to support organizations in
strengthening their societal impact. 

Oksigen Lab is part of Oksigen group for social entrepreneurship -­ in Belgium
and Europe -­ composed of independent organizations, aiming to provide "oxygen" to social
entrepreneurship. Through a “one stop shop” the Oksigen ecosystem provides financing,
incubation & coaching services, research and consultancy to entrepreneurs with social and/or
environmental ambitions. More Info: www.oksigen.eu

We offer a unique environment to gain experience and increase your network
within the sector of social entrepreneurship in an international context.

Job description:
• Community building through external communication tools: newsletter, website,
social media
• Organizing events: pitching sessions and workshops
• Supporting the project management of European projects and advice trajectories 

We are looking for a communication/marketing/business administration
student:

• Preferably FR-­NL‐ENG (FR/ENG or NL/ENG could be an option)
• Min 4 months -­ preferably 6 months
• Entrepreneurial mindset: hands-­‐on and result-­‐driven
• Dynamic
• Open-­minded
• Passionate about social innovation and social entrepreneurship
• Networking and interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively, both
written and verbally
• Able to work as a team or alone
• Ideally: database management and IT skills, experiences in event and project
management

What can you expect?
• Being involved in scaling up Oksigen Lab, a unique and professional ecosystem
designed for social entrepreneurs
• Being part of a small, international and highly motivated team
• To meet and work with some of the world’s leading social entrepreneurs
• Working in a value-­driven environment, working independently, develop and
contribute to a society where more people have the tools to initiate and manage
social change and their ideas.
• Opportunity to gain experience and grow your network
• Environment where you can take responsibilities and initiatives

Practical:
• Min 4 months (preferably 6 months) up to 1 year - fulltime (minimum 80%)
• Address: Rue Ducale/Hertogsstraat 39, 1000 Brussels
• Questions? Contact: Vincent De Coninck -­ Social Impact Manager Oksigen Lab - vdc@oksigenlab.eu
• Send your CV, cover letter and a sample of relevant work to vdc@oksigenlab.eu

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