Positions

Open intern and job positions at Tribe Tampere

Tribe Tampere is a nonprofit community-driven entrepreneurial association. Our goal is to unite the startup and entrepreneurial scene in Tampere and create growth in the ecosystem through collaboration between communities.

Operational team member

Tribe Tampere is always looking for ambitious members to join our Tribe! As this is an open call position it is up to you, to shape the position. You can be a student doing your thesis, masters or internship or you can be an individual who wants to develop into a new role through practice.

You can test, develop, and learn new skills with an awesome team supporting you all the way!

Best way to land an open call position, is to contact Teemu (teemu.pinomaki@tribetampere.com) and interview him about the challenges and opportunities the operational team is currently facing and connect your own learning or interest to these topics. 

Tribe Tampere Operational Team

You will be working with the Tribe Tampere operational team which is team of part time employees, volunteers, and interns. We are a very hungry and ambitious team who always laugh´s at weekly meetings. There will be no boring week with us!

The ideal candidate has:

  • Hands-on attitude for problem solving and getting things done. Entrepreneurial mindset!
  • Excellent interpersonal skills: ability to communicate, interact and work with different individuals and teams – you make everyone feel welcome  <3
  • You are one of those rare creatures who actually loves networking and nurturing connections. 
  • Fluency in English 
  • Be an ambassador for Tribe – and be able to pitch who we are, and what we do!

This is a volunteer position, and we will make a separate volunteer contract for the role based on your application. Positions should be at least 3 months long, but in terms of hours we are flexible. We expect you to participate to our weekly meetings on Tuesdays 10:00-12:00. It is important for the team that we work together and share information every week. 

Note that physical presence is required in this position.

The Start-up Spirit 

This position requires a strong passion to work with the startup community, so the entrepreneurial attitude is a must-have. You will excel in this role if you have a lot of self-initiative, with the capability and willingness to work as a part of a larger team.

What can we offer?

While working for Tribe Tampere, you will be in the middle of one of the fastest-growing, innovative and transparent startup ecosystems in the Nordics! You will be a part of the newly opened start-up house Platform6 and get to work in the heart of the Tampere startup scene. Your colleagues will be other passionate start-up minded people and you will also get the chance to meet other awesome entrepreneurial characters from all over the world. 

Tribe Tampere is all about collaboration, and it is committed to making Tampere entrepreneurial communities and startup companies shine. This is your chance of a lifetime to be an integral part of a truly amazing change which will affect both Tampere and your life for years to follow!

What now?

To apply for the role or if you have any questions about the position, please contact teemu.pinomaki [at] tribetampere.com. You may also reach him at +358 50 413 4329 12:00 – 17:00, Mon-Thu.

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Community Intern for Tribe

Tribe Tampere is a nonprofit community-driven entrepreneurial association. Our goal is to unite the startup and entrepreneurial scene in Tampere and create growth in the ecosystem through collaboration between communities.

As a Community Intern, you will get to work with Community Lead, the Operational team and the volunteers who contribute to our growth.

Job description

  • You will participate in the planning and execution of in-house event and activities
  • Develop engagement strategies for Tampere startup ecosystem and community

Hours

We understand that our interns may also be studying, actively job hunting etc. You can work as much as you wish but we do expect you to be active and participating at least 5-10 hours a week.

Requirements for the position

  • Experience with event planning and management
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills – you are a people’s person
  • Strong verbal and written English skills
  • Understanding of the Tampere entrepreneurial ecosystem (at least a strong will to learn about it)
  • Good communicative skills and collaborative team spirit
  • Creativity! Tribe’s tone of voice is fun and casual. All kinds of crazy and innovative ideas are highly appreciated

Bonus Points

  • Social media management skills
  • Hands-on experience from startup field and entrepreneurship
  • Diversity is encouraged – and a fully open-minded and entrepreneurial mindset which doesn’t look for any age, gender, orientation, nationality, ethnicity, background, etc!

What is the key to success as a Community Intern?

Doers Do

The key is to do as much you can and not be afraid to fail. Here in the start-up community our theme is to fail till we succeed. You will excel in this role if you are a strong self starter with a lot of initiative – no hand holding!  If something has to be done, it has to be done, no matter of time expected to be consumed at the given moment.

The Start-up Spirit

This position requires a strong passion to work with the startup community, so the entrepreneurial attitude is a must-have.

Flexibility

We want you to have an open entrepreneurial mindset. Working at Tribe means you will be dipping your toes into different projects and opportunities to learn as much as you can.

What can we offer?

  • Working in the middle of one of the fastest-growing, innovative and transparent startup ecosystems in the Nordics in the heart of the Tampere startup scene.
  • Excellent colleagues: you will also get the chance to meet other awesome entrepreneurial characters from all over the world.
  • Support from Tribe to build up your networks and launch successful projects of your own.

Tribe Tampere is all about collaboration, initiative and commitment to make Tampere’s entrepreneurial communities and startup companies shine. This is your chance of a lifetime to be an integral part of a truly amazing family and change which will affect both Tampere and your life for years to follow!

If you are studying, you will have a great chance to get credits from this position and practical experience. You might also be eligible for a work trial by TE-toimisto.

What is next?

Please send a copy of your CV and cover letter to francesca.furnari@tribetampere.com latest by Nov 26th.