entré Positions 2016 - entré - University of Canterbury Entrepreneurship Challenge - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

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Keen for something to help you stand out from the crowd when you graduate? Wanting to help make a difference to students who are eager to start up a venture? Or are you wanting to be a part of something that connects you with motivated, passionate students? 

Keen to apply? 

Applications are open! Apply now.
Applications close Wednesday 30 August - for CEO/COO/CFO; and Wednesday 6 September - for other positions.

Want to know more?

Check out our Facebook page for updates and come to our Q&A information session, at the UC Centre of Entrepreneurship (Ground Floor of the Forestry Building) on Wednesday 23 August, 11.00am - 1.00pm. 

What is entré?

Entre is a student run club with the purpose of encouraging innovation in students, and opening up opportunities for students at UC and Ara to gain experience and business mentorship to set them up for their life after uni. The executive is made up of 14 students who run the club like a business. As an exec member, you will experience more opportunities open up than you could ever expect. From networking opportunities with business professionals, to real life experience in being a part of running a business. This is one experience you do not want to miss.

Positions Available

Click on the positions that interest you to find out more.
Chief Executive Officer                  Chief Operations Officer                Chief Financial Officer

                                       HR Manager                                Ara Manager

$85k Start-Up Manager                   Competitions Manager           $85k Start-Up & Competitions Associate

                                    Events Manager                          Events Associate

Marketing Manager                          Marketing Associate                               Content Creator

If you have any questions about the positions available and want to talk to a current Executive Member, find their contact details here.

How to Apply

There are 2 steps to the application process:

Step 1: Please complete your personal details in the application form online.
Step 2: Please attach your covering letter (limit 1 page) & CV to page 3 of the online form.
In your covering letter please include more on the role(s) you are applying for, any relevant experience/skills you would bring to these role(s) and why you want to be part of the entré team.

Then sit tight and wait for a response. After applications have closed, successful applicants will be notified by email if they have secured an interview time, so make sure that the email you submit your application on is one you check often. Following interviews references will be checked. If you are successful, you will be given a call to confirm your position on the Executive. 

Key Dates

Applications Open

Friday 18 August 1pm

Applications Close for CEO/COO/CFO Roles

Wednesday 30 August 5.00pm

Applications Close for other Exec roles

Wednesday 6 September 5.00pm

CEO/COO/CFO Interviews - Round 1

Monday 4 September

CEO/COO/CFO Interviews - Round 2 Wednesday 6 September

Other Exec Interviews

Monday 11, Wednesday 13, Thursday 14 and Friday 15 September

Executive Announced

Tuesday 3 October

What Happens Next?

If you are successful in the recruitment process you will be required to attend the following:

Other Exec Interviews (on the interview panel) - Monday 11, Tuesday 12, Thursday 14 and Friday 15 September

entré Advisory Board Meeting - Friday 6 October (afternoon)
entré Board of Directors Meeting - mid October (to be scheduled)

The Whole Executive
Executive Training #1 - Thursday 5 October (evening)
$85k Annual Awards - Tuesday 10 October (afternoon to evening)
Executive Training #2 - Thursday 12 October

Any Questions?

Please get in touch with our Chief Operations Officer, Meg Gerrard, on email:coo@entre.co.nz

Apply Now!

  • Entré Ltd
    Centre for Entrepreneurship
    University of Canterbury
    Private Bag 4800, Christchurch
    New Zealand
  • Clubs Administrator for Entré
    Mary Cunningham
    Ph: 03 369 3381
    Centre for Entrepreneurship, Ground Floor, Forestry Building