Communications & Visits Intern

About

STATION F is the biggest startup campus in the world, backed by Xavier Niel. Open since June 2017 in Paris, we house 1000+ startups. We pride ourselves on being a unique, international, all-inclusive startup space where startups come first. The 34,000 sq meter building also houses a makerspace, an auditorium and other event spaces, restaurants and bars, a pop-up store, on-site services, a post-office and partner offices and programs. In addition, living amenities for 600 entrepreneurs are being built in Ivry sur Seine, 10 minutes away from Station F.

What you will do

Start: ASAP
Contract type: 6 months full-time internship
Job category: Communications
Reports to: Head of Communications

WHAT YOU WILL DO

This is a vital and very visible role at Station F. You will support the communications team with various projects and also be in charge of running visits at Station F. You will be in charge of presenting Station F to a wide variety of visitors - including students, entrepreneurs, investors, corporates and more from around the world. This is a key role that offers a lot of visibility and responsibility. You will need to be comfortable speaking and presenting in French and English in front of various groups of people.

This role provides first-hand experience in communications and is ideal for anyone who wants to gain first-hand experience in communications.

RESPONSABILITIES

-Responsible for all visits at Station F (managing sign-ups via the website/tool and email, sending confirmations, welcoming visitors and hosting visits in English and French, follow-up)

-Support communications team with additional projects including content creation

What we are looking for

Excellent oral and written communications skills

Bilingual English/French mandatory, third language a plus

Passionate about startups

Very organized

Efficient multitasker that can handle multiple projects at the same time

Autonomous, doesn’t need to be asked multiple times to complete a task

A team-player

Positive, self-motivated

Good sense of humor

Can work under tight deadlines

People lover

Customer-oriented, previous experience in a customer-facing roll a plus

Strong interpersonal skills, good listener

A problem solver - you always manage to find a solution

Recruitment Process

TO APPLY, PLEASE ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS IN ENGLISH AND COPY THE ANSWERS IN THE "COVER LETTER". APPLICATIONS THAT DO NOT INCLUDE THESE QUESTIONS OR REPLIES IN A LANGUAGE OTHER THAN ENGLISH WILL BE CONSIDERED INCOMPLETE.

1) Have you ever spoken in public? Please tell us about it.

2) In our first year, we received over 100,000 visitors at Station F. We had all different types of visitors - startups, journalists, corporations, public administrations, students and even curious neighbors. What do you think is important for visitors to feel after visiting Station F?

3) What information is important to provide the visitor prior to their visit at Station F?

4) Please write a reply to the email below to tell the visitor that we we cannot host groups of over 20 people for a visit.

Hello Station F

We would like to come for a visit on March 10 at 8pm. We will be 60 people.

Thanks,

Jane Doe

5) We would like to make the Station F visit a memorable experience. We also try not to bother our startups, who are here to work. Please recommend 3 ways we can make the visits experience unique, innovative and memorable without bothering our startups.

Additional Information

  • Contract type: Internship
  • Location: Paris, France (75013)