Business Development Coordinator

IAPSS Global
Posted 7 days ago

Application deadline: June 26, 2019 23:59 CEST

Become our new Business Development Coordinator!


You are…


…curious about how to source financing for NGOs? Experienced in sponsor management? And have excellent oral and written English skills? Then you should apply to be the next IAPSS Business Development Coordinator! Join the largest network of political science students worldwide with six regional chapters and various projects that you can manage and develop independently!


Internally, we are a team of highly dedicated students and junior professionals devoted to make an impact on a global scale. We look for individuals motivated to move mountains and thereby bringing together political science students worldwide to shape the future.


Your benefits

  • Sponsor management training and professional development by experienced volunteers;
  • Exposure to the legal obligations in financial administration such as drafting contracts;
  • Exposure to international high-level sponsors;
  • Reimbursement for attending specific IAPSS events;
  • Access  to an extensive alumni network that can fire up your career in political science and related professional fields;
  • A volunteering certificate;
  • A truly flexible and self-organizing work environment with colleagues worldwide.


Your tasks

You would work together with the IAPSS Treasurer, the IAPSS Regions and event coordinators. A  high degree of autonomy is offered so can you easily prioritise the workload yourself. You will source new sponsorship opportunities for our various global events on all continents and retain those sponsors as well as dealing with marketing deals. Your core area of work will be sourcing sponsorship and marketing deals, retain them and involve them in our events and publications.


Your skills and experiences

  • Independent  in your work ethics: we are specifically looking for proactive people who anticipate problems and solve them before they occur;
  • Availability for around 10 hours per week;
  • Communicative skills within both formal discussions and informal conversations;
  • Excellent oral and written skills in English.



  • You must be a member of IAPSS during the time you hold the position.
  • You are a volunteer! This is no paid position.


Do you see yourself in this position? Even if you don’t match the description in every aspect, we would be happy if you get in touch with us. We are looking for forward-thinking people that are driven by making an impact and believe that everybody can do that!

If you have any questions, please drop a message to your future colleague Piet Flintrop via E-Mail.

Application deadline: June 26, 2019 23:59 CEST

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