VP Operations

Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

EntSoc aims to build inclusive innovation by exposing students in all faculties to UWaterloo’s entrepreneurial ecosystem while connecting them with the resources and opportunities they need to develop their ideas into successful ventures.

As the VP Operations, you will have a variety of jobs relating to the execution of events and the general operations of the club. Working with the Co-presidents and the rest of the team, you’ll be responsible for:

  • Planning, organizing, and executing EntSoc’s flagship events throughout the term (ex. Startup Showcase, Mixer, Startup Chats, etc.)
  • Overseeing all operations and finance initiatives of EntSoc
  • Managing, motivating, and delegating responsibility to a team of 2-3 directors
  • Creating and reviewing event plans to ensure events run smoothly
  • Providing detailed feedback and conducting analysis of events to identify areas of improvement in the future with your operations team
  • Updating the Executive team on the status of events and financial position
  • Interacting with the UWaterloo student community to promote entrepreneurship
  • Working with FEDS about upcoming events to ensure they meet regulatory requirements


In this position, time required will vary depending on what is happening within other areas of the club. It will require a 6 hour commitment per week (approximately).

To be successful in this role, you will need: 

  • Strong interest in entrepreneurship
  • To be available and willing to attend most EntSoc events (including bi-weekly SLC boothing)
  • Attention to detail
  • Organizational skills
  • Time management
  • Experience running and executing events
  • Keen analytical and reasoning ability
  • Self-motivated
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong leadership ability, or an interest in growing as a leader

Apply for this opening at http://entsoc.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk0h1rh?apply=true