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Comittees at the VEK link the FEB-students with the VEK Praesidium. The members of the different committees contribute to one or more functional areas where the VEK operates by supporting their team leaders (part of the Praesidium) on many different (side)projects.The members gain a lot of responsibility as well as insights from their autonomous role. 

Hence, the members can take advantage of following pro's 

  • Personal development & development of soft skills
  • Apply a team-oriented way of working, on real life projects
  • The possibility to extend your network with our partners and colleagues 
  • Teambuilding & rewards
  • Friendship & experiences that will last a lifelong 

Furthermore, joining a committee is not only the most suitable addition to your academic career. It is also the best way to get to know the VEK and to climb up take part in the Praesidium in the near future. 

Discover and develop the VEK, yourself and your career!

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Comité Cultuur

Functieomschrijving 


Als lid van Comité Cultuur zal je je cultuurpraessesen ondersteunen bij de talloze events die ze organiseren voor zowel VEKkers als FEB-studenten. Je krijgt hier ook de mogelijkheden om met je eigen ideeën en events te komen, die je dan samen met de rest van het comité verder vorm zal geven. Je zal proberen een extra touch te geven aan de bestaande events zodat deze nog onvergetelijker worden! Van kroegentochten, het pokertornooi, brouwerij - en stadsbezoeken, culturele uitstapjes tot het organiseren van interessante voordrachten ... Alles is mogelijk binnen het cultuurcomité! 

Jouw profiel

  • Je bent meester in het organiseren van events en je druft creatief en gewaagd uit de hoek komen.
  • Je heb een brede waaier aan interesses en je bent bereid deze tot bij de FEB-student te brengen. 
  • Je bent flexibel, creatief en organisatorisch sterk
  • Samenwerken in teamverband is je op het lijf geschreven

Ons aanbod

  • Een mogelijkheid om je organisatieskills te ontwikkelen
  • De kans om jouw persoonlijke interesses tot bij VEKkers en FEB-studenten te brengen
  • De opportuniteit  om een kijkje te nemen achter de schermen bij enkele van de meest gekende VEK-events 
  • Deel uit maken van een fantastisch team, waar de nodige teambuildingsactiviteiten niet zullen ontbreken.

Appliceren 

Je kandidatuur indienen kan vanaf heden tot en met maandag 6 juli 23u59.

Committee Events

Full

Job description

It is widely known among Ghentian students that the VEK can really host a party. Did you know that tickets for our annual kick-off party and Gala are sold out in record times that almost approximate Tommorowland? To ensure our ability to host the best parties in the neighboorhood, we are looking for a little help.
 Committee members co-organise and co-host one or more of our events during their year. The close collaboration with your team leaders (members of the Praesidium) provides you with a range of subprojects and the resposibility for them. Are you interested in finding the right artists, the best decorations and many more details to host the perfect party? Than you should really join our Events Committee! 

Your profile  

  • little party never killed nobody: you are always in to dance the night away
  • You're talented in precise planning and/or the creative masterbrain we're aiming at.
  • You are known as Team Player 

 

 

Our offer 

  • A function where you determine upon the workload yourself, depending on other duties
  • You receive full responsibility for a bunch of (sub)projects of events (e.g. location and setting of the bar, decoration, branding...)
  • We provide the necessary support 
  • An ideal step towards the VEK Praesidium. 

How to Apply 

The places for Event Committee 2019-2020 have already been distributed. Follow VEK Recruitment on Facebook and LinkedIn and venture your chance next year! 

 

Committee ICT

Full

As committee ICTyou are the administrator of this beautiful VEK-site. In collaboration with our website developer, you try to make the VEK-site as good-looking, fluent and up-to-date as possible. You make sure students are able to find the information they need easily and correctly. In this way, you are co-responsible to brand the VEK as a high valuable brand. You are also our web developer’s main contact person and you learn how an modern innovative company looks like.

Within the VEK, you’re irreplaceable. You are the contact person if a student has a question, you help them and you bring them in connection with our numerous events.

Your profile

  • You are familiar with ICT and WEB-design
  • Your English is well-developed
  • You use/learn ICT-skills to improve the VEK-site during the year
  • You want to follow the latest trends and opportunities, so it's your responsibility to make sure the site is up-to-date and innovative!

Our offer

  • You will come into contact with a a lot of people with a different VEK-background. In this way you will learn a lot about the association and you will meet a lot of new people.
  • You gain insights about the operation of a backend of websites and how the contemporary databases look like
  • A pretty close collaboration with our marketing departments will learn you a lot of new insights via Google Analytics
  • Teambuilding and rewards

How to apply

The places for ICT Committee 2019-2020 have already been distributed. Follow VEK on Facebook and LinkedIn and venture your chance next year! 

 

Comité Internationaal

Functieomschrijving 

In het Comité Internationaal zal je instaan voor de ontvangst en het welzijn van internationale studenten aan de FEB. Je zal je zowel focussen op internationale studenten die hier in Gent vertoeven voor één semester of voor een heel jaar en op Gentste studenten die zelf op Erasmus vertrekken. Je zal zorgen dat inkomende internationale studenten zich welkom voelen, leuke events kunnen bijwonen en slagen voor hun examens. 

Jouw profiel 

  • Je hebt affiniteit met andere culturen en je beheerst het Engels goed
  • Je bent bereid jezelf te ontfermen over andere buitenlandse studenten
  • Creativiteit en organisatorische veelzijdigheid is een pluspunt! 
  • Je bent sociaal en je slaat graag een vlotte babbel

Ons aanbod

  • Een veelzijdig takenpakket waar je buitenlandse studenten gaat begeleiden van start tot finish
  • Mogelijkheid om heel veel verschillende mensen en culturen te leren kennen
  • Inkijk achter de schermen bij een VEK-pijler die nog volledig in de steigers staan en bijgevolg krijg je ook de mogelijkheid om deze functie verder te doen ontwikkelen! 
  • Unieke ervaringen in een fantastisch team! 

Appliceren

Je kandidatuur indienen kan vanaf heden tot en met maandag 6 juli 23u59.

Committee VEK Investment Club

Full

Do Bear Market, Blue Chips Stocks, Leverage and IPO sound familiar to you? Do you want to share your stock knowledge to other (experienced and less experienced) students? As Committee VEK Investment Club (VIC), you preside the meetings and you organize the workshops of the VIC

Your Profile

  • You have a wide knowledge about stock markets and financial products
  • You have interest in sharing your knowledge with other students during events
  • You’re eager to follow the financial news, to spread insights and to prepare meetings
  • A robust analytical common sense is required as paterfamilias of the VIC  
  • You’re currently studying at the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration

Our offer

  • We provide you a safe context to make you and other students familiar with the stock market
  • The VIC boosts your direct connections with professors and other persons out of the business world
  • You get all support from the VEK to develop theVIC to a beautiful VEK-initiative

Apply 

The current board of the VEK Investment 2019-2020 has already been filled in

The current VIC-chairmen are currently searching for a well-balanced mixed of experienced, less experienced and no-experienced student-stock-traders to participate the VIC. The subscriptions to join this initiative open in September. Follow the VEK Investment Club on Facebook and LinkedIn and join them soon!

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Committee Marketing

Full

Job description

Are you an experienced influencer and/or do social media have no secrets for you? At the Marketing Committee you have come to the right place to increase, share and use your knowledge. During the year, you will work on a number of projects that appeal to you most and in which you want to deepen your knowledge. You do your bit to bring VEK to the students and the students to VEK. This commitment will give you a lot of relevant experience for your future career. 

 

Your profile

  • You are a true connoisseur of social media and/or image processing.
  • On your own as well as in a team, you will be happy to carry out various projects. 
  • You are a bottomless vessel full of ideas and you are creative with every situation.
  • Experience with computer programs (Photoshop, InDesign...) is a plus, just like being a little crazy. 
  • You like to analyze and compare different strategies

Our offer

  • A function in which you can let yourself go completely, outside the box is an understatement
  • You can immerse yourself in real marketing issues and put your knowledge into practice.
  • Room for trial & error, self-development and innovation
  • The necessary software and/or hardware and support, which we provide
  • With the necessary rewards and teambuildings we are guaranteed to keep the schwung in.

 

Apply  

The places for Marketing Committee 2019-2020 have already been distributed. Follow VEK on Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn and venture your chance next year! 

 

Committee Education

Full

Job description

Do you think that the solidarity at the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration could use a helping hand? Do you want to take care of the many new students? Are you willing to share your expertise on the City of Ghent, the FEB and the VEK with newcomers to our faculty? At the Education Committee, we want to help both foreign and new students to find their way around. We try to centralize, unify and disseminate information. Thanks to your input, there is plenty of time and an opportunity for novice students at the FEB to get to know each other better and to experience the time of their lives! 

 

Your profile 

  • You are happy to organize events for your fellow students 
  • You don't hesitate to talk to international students and get to know them. 
  • You show interest in making the Faculty a home for every student  
  • Foreign experience or experience in youth work can be an added value 
  • You study a course at the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration in Ghent.  

Our offer 

  • A function where you get a direct return, you see friendships develop around you  
  • VEK provides all the necessary support  
  • A platform to develop your communication and organizational qualities  
  • Discover together more about VEK, the FEB and Ghent and its surroundings.  
  • A role in which you work closely together and make connections with FEB staff members.  


Apply   

The places for our Education Committee 2019-2020 have already been distributed. Follow VEK on Facebook and LinkedIn and venture your chance next year! 

 

Committee Student Street Soccer

Full

Function description

In a short time, Student Street Soccer (known as SSS by the students in Ghent) has become an event you must plan in your calendar. Annually held in the first week after Easter recess, SSS is the ideal way to enjoy your student life again after fourteen (or less) days of hard labor. The summer beats, fresh beers and soccer have already been ordered. We’re just still looking for some helping hands who want to upgrade this wonderful event and finetune it concerning logistics, artists, material etc.

Your profile

  • You are looking forward to help organize a big event 
  • You are creative and like to think of different scenario’s
  • Collaboration and coordination, that’s what it’s all about
  • You have a passion for soccer and/or festivals
  • You can at least juggle 10 times with a Select Futsal master


Our offer

  • You are a part of the head of the organization of one of the biggest events in Ghent, which is also completely (free) organized by and for students!
  • During (the preparation of) the event you will develop various relevant skills for your future career in the VEK and your future professional career. 
  • You shall bear responsibility for (one or more) subprojects form Student Street Soccer

Apply

The places for Recruitment Committee 2019-2020 have already been distributed. Follow VEK Recruitment on Facebook and LinkedIn and venture your chance next year! 

 

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Committee Recruitment

Full

Function description 
As a member of committee recruitment, you contribute to our mission to assist all FEB students during the development of their careers. Through the organization of workshops and case studies you bring the business world to the students. On the other hand, you will organize a major job fair where you give students the opportunity to enter into conversations with companies about internship- and job possibilities.

Your profile

  • You show interest in the business world and recruitment
  • You are enterprising, see work and are driven 
  • You have communication and negation skills
  • You are strong in planning and organizing 
  • Working in team brings out the best of you
  • You are preferably a Master or 3BACH student at the FEB

 

Our offer

  • An interesting, autonomous function with new challenges
  • The possibility to build your own professional network through contact with different companies
  • Frequent, casual meetings with team members introduce the business world in a nice way
  • Responsibility for medium to large events, ranging from 100 till 1500 students

Apply

The places for Recruitment Committee 2019-2020 have already been distributed. Follow VEK Recruitment on Facebook and LinkedIn and venture your chance next year! 

 

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Committee Cantus

Full

Job description

 

Your profile 

  • Authority is nothing new to you, you can get people involved easily 
  • Since you will lead the way of how things go around at a Cantus, knowledge of the songs and the rituals are indispensable. 
  • Teamplay: you and the other members make sure everyone has fun at the event
  • You participated (and passed) the student ritual to become a VEK-member at least 1 year ago. 

Our offer 

Two different, yet related positions are open for applications. The enumeration below fits both functions: 

Schachtentemmers:  Your colleague-schachtentemmers and you will be the first in line to get into contact with for the freshmen. You inform and guide them along their first steps in Uni life and VEK life! 

Zedenmeester: You ensure that more experienced VEK-members collaborate in creating a nice atmosphere at the Cantus.

  • An interesting insight in student traditions, you will be responsible for keeping the traditions alive. 
  • While upgrading your own skills, you also improve other's skills
  • There will only be fun and unforgettable meetings 

How to apply

The places for Cantus Committee 2019-2020 have already been distributed. Follow VEK Recruitment on Facebook and venture your chance next year!