POOL: Catalyst Start Up Advisor - 10887BR

POOL: Catalyst Start Up Advisor

Department: 
Business
Location/Division: 
Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
S-Student

Position Overview

The Catalyst Advisor Program is intended to provide the founders of student startups in KU’s student new venture incubator, The Catalyst, with advisory support and an experiential learning opportunity in entrepreneurship.

Job Description

The KU School of Business is hiring for a student hourly position. Job duties include (but are not limited to): Catalyst Advisors will respond to Catalyst Company founder information and guidance needs by conducting primary and secondary research, conducting market analyses and offering financial projections illustrating the impact of various go-to-market strategies. Students may self-select preferred working hours.

Required Qualifications

  1. During the semester term of the appointment the student must be enrolled in no fewer than 6 credit hours.
  2. Student Catalyst Advisors may be undergraduates who have successfully completed ENTR 301, ENTR 410 or graduate students who can demonstrate at least foundational knowledge of entrepreneurship.

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Evidence, by either academic or clinical experience, of general understanding of entrepreneurship, market research or finance (as evidenced in application materials).
  2. Demonstrated capabilities to work independent from daily direction, to work in a collaborative team environment, to deliver projects on time and in highest quality and ability to form creative solutions to client challenges (as evidenced in application materials).

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete application will include an online application and resume. Apply online and submit a letter describing your qualifications for this position. Only complete applications will be considered. An interview evaluation is also required.


Application review date: 1/30/18

Contact Information to Applicants

Wally Meyer
wmeyerjr@ku.edu
785-864-7583

Advertised Salary Range

$10

Anticipated Start Date

05-Feb-2018

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
10887BR
Department:
Business
Location/Division:
Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
S-Student
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