About the Host Organisation
This organisation develops and manages co-working spaces in Mumbai that are specifically designed to give entrepreneurs flexibility and bring together diverse ideas, skills and people under one roof. The organisation aims to be the hub for fostering creativity, collaboration and an energetic culture. It currently has a team of 8 employees.
About the Internship
The organisation has exciting projects to expand their offering in Mumbai’s ever-growing start-up landscape. The projects are centred around converting restaurants or under-used spaces into co-working environments and planning and executing retreats that enable knowledge and best practice sharing for professionals and experts from complimentary fields.
This internship will therefore consist of the following roles and responsibilities:
1) Location based market research about the co-working industry;
2) Developing partnerships with strategic partners that can offer co-working perks;
3) Understanding the macro & micro markets of the startup industry in India;
4) Organising & executing community based events
5) Re-imagining and providing and ‘outside-in’ perspective on the way people work
What We Are Looking For
For this internship, we are looking for students and graduates who meet the following requirements:
-Enthusiasm for working in a dynamic, start-up and entrepreneurial environment
- Excellent verbal and non-verbal communication skills
- Ability to think critically
- Ability to think creativity towards problems and opportunities
- Strong research skills
- Positive can-do attitude and willingness to ‘muck in’ and support the team
What You Will Gain
This internship will give interns a unique insight into India’s expanding start-up ecosystem that is producing innovative and industry leading products and services that contend on a global scale. You will be very well supported by a collaborative and dynamic team and develop a holistic, relevant and highly transferrable set of skills such organisation, business development, marketing, negotiation and research. Note that this internship employer will also pay a small stipend.
Your Internship Location
Mumbai is a thriving Indian metropolis, and one of the largest cities in the world. You’ll find people from across India and the world living traditionally Indian lifestyles and incredibly western ones too! Mumbai is a mix of old and new and shows a beautiful glimpse into life in India.
Interning with Pave allows you to participate in one of the fastest growing and most dynamic economies in the world, India! India is the second most populous country, the world’s largest democracy and a rapidly emerging economy primed for even further growth. Immense opportunity for professional development awaits you as companies seek to expand into new markets, strengthen their communications strategies and scale their businesses.