Internship

Interns will be part of a project that is in his field of interests or studies and take part in all aspects of the start-up process (marketing, business development, etc.). Interns will get a hands-on, in-depth experience and knowledge of the start-up world (emphasizing medical technology). Interns will be able to participate in relevant programs and conferences.

Company/Organization

HU Start hub provides a workspace for tens of new projects in various fields (medicine, biotech, finance, computers). The center provides the needed tools and professional guidance such as practical education, support, mentorships and connections needed for Jerusalem community members to become effective entrepreneurs.

Qualifications

Marketing
Business development

Field(s)

Internship

For a project that maps Jerusalem industry and business, business students will perform the data gathering and analysis. Computer/software engineering students will build an online database where part of the results will be made available online and that the companies themselves will be able to update the database.

Company/Organization

A business networking forum in English focused for professionals in Jerusalem and the surrounding areas. It is a non-profit organization that has 2500 members in three area: small business, hi-tech and life science. They organize regular meetings with top speakers to address its events, with the focus on business networking, which has lead to introductions that have made tens of millions of business deals or investments and found hundreds of jobs. This organization has the finger on the pulse of the Jerusalem startup ecosystem.

Qualifications

Knowledge and experience in business or computer/software engineering.

Field(s)

Internship

The intern’s exact responsibilities will depend on his or her skills and experience. Possible tasks include:
* User experience research, phone interviews and data aggregation
* Building the data collection and management tool (using 3rd party tools, not development)
* Data mapping

Company/Organization

Freightos is a venture-backed logistics technology company that is automating online freight sales. Freightos' technology helps freight forwarders manage their rates and automate their routing and pricing, both internally and on their web sites. This replaces outdated management techniques that lead to incredibly slow price quotes and inaccuracies.

Qualifications

Some experience in data collection, analysis and management.

Field(s)

Internship

Interns get first-hand familiarity with business development in a startup. Duties include assisting the marketing and business development manager with marketing projects, working on the marketing and business plan, and assisting with finance, operations and administration.

Company/Organization

densys3D is a dental startup that has developed a scanning solution that allows dentists to digitally scan and create highly accurate 3D maps of teeth, without using putty-like materials.

Qualifications

A keen business sense and willingness to learn.

Field(s)

Internship

The intern will have a unique opportunity to be a part of the developing biotechnology ecosystem in Jerusalem. All aspect of business development including marketing and funding are featured in this internship.

Company/Organization

Imagine Bio works with industry and investors to identify and close targeted deals with innovative pharma, medical device, biotech, diagnostic, and digital health companies. Our start-up practice advises clinical stage startups on successful business strategies, professional branding, and effective messaging in their presentations, websites, and marketing material to attract investment and strategic partners.

Qualifications

Some business knowledge and/or experience.

Field(s)

Internship

The intern will be the direct assistant of VP Marketing.
Tasks include:
* Community management: manage the company social networks, publish relevant articles to the field, write press releases
* Assistance in the creation of a complete website for the startup
* Research non dilutive sources of funding that can be relevant for our stage of development and build application files
* Assistance in preparation of materials for investors presentations
* Market validation: identify key opinion leaders and prepare/conduct interviews

Company/Organization

Nanosynex is young start up that is developing a diagnostic test that can check bacterial resistance to antibiotics in a record time (4h) using microfluidics techniques. The test will help doctors determine the most appropriate antibiotic treatment for their patients and provide same day results, which will reduce the spread of resistant bacteria in the environment and significantly lower the burden on healthcare costs. The intern will be the direct assistant of VP Marketing.

Qualifications

The intern should have experience in business development and marketing.

Field(s)

Internship

The Research Associate intern will have a unique opportunity to take part in the development of international business. The intern will research economic development agencies in Europe, the Americas and Asia to identify those with aggressive recruitment programs that may be in need of the firm’s services.

Company/Organization

Atid EDI is an international business consulting firm specializing in research, intelligence and strategies to facilitate integration of international companies to the Middle East and the Far East. They are also the regional trade and investment representative office for six U.S. states and one Canadian province.

Qualifications

An educational background in international relations or economics. Previous professional experience is a necessity. French and Hebrew are beneficial, and any other language.

Field(s)

Internship

The marketing intern will be responsible for assisting the company in the development and implementation of its marketing, business development, and public relations plans. This will be accomplished through developing, maintaining and expanding marketing channels/methodologies. The intern will assist in coordinating various marketing methods including networking, internet, and social media. The intern may also gain experience in social media strategization, setting up and distributing new devices, compiling data, and Beta testing.

Company/Organization

Quickode is a software house specializing in mobile application development, web development, and back-end (server-side) development and QA and automated testing. The company was founded in 2011. Their software teams are divided into iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Web and Server and UX/UI. The company has developed over 200 applications and built from scratch complex systems including databases, server-side content management systems and applications for many clients in Israel and abroad.

Qualifications

*Psychology/communication/business management student
* Analytical mind
* Interested and skilled in Social media

Field(s)

Internship

Marketing interns create strong and consistent content across all media platforms. Marketing interns contribute to social media content creation, design marketing campaigns, assist with implementing out communications strategy, and generally promote MassChallenge within the startup ecosystem.

Company/Organization

MassChallenge Inc., a U.S.- based startup accelerator with existing programs in Boston and the United Kingdom, is expanding its operations in Israel and launching a full startup accelerator serving both the Israeli and international entrepreneurial communities. MassChallenge is designed to catalyze a global renaissance by connecting high-impact startups with the resources they need to launch and succeed. MassChallenge Israel offers unparalleled opportunity for interns to make a big impact in the world! MassChallenge Israel interns gain valuable learning and real-world experience, and they contribute critical support to the success of their organization and accelerator program.

Qualifications

Masters degree preferred or senior undergrad. Applicants should have a strong work ethic and a lot of enthusiasm for developing their skills and their career in the entrepreneurial ecosystem. Required skills: strong written and verbal communication skills, ideally in both Hebrew and English; excellent customer service skills; ability to prioritize and execute multiple projects efficiently and simultaneously -Ability to maintain poise and composure in a fast-paced environment -Commitment to continuous; goal-oriented and self-motivated; hungry for success and dedication to and enthusiasm for our mission of “helping entrepreneurs win!”

Field(s)

Internship

The intern will research potential companies for acquisition, gather competitive intelligence for portfolio companies, and give presentations to executives concerning strategic opportunities. Additionally, they will spend time with start-up companies, developing and implementing improvement strategies. The intern will also sit with the analysts and review companies seeking investments.

Company/Organization

An international venture capital firm, specializing in investments in startup companies. They currently run investments of over 900 million dollars in eight funds, and specialize in investments in media, internet, mobile, communications, advertising and gaming technologies, enterprise software and semiconductors.

Qualifications

Background in finance.

Field(s)

Internship

The finance/business intern will be joining the incubator staff and working together with the staff on a variety of projects. Tasks will include screening new potential clients, conducting due-diligence screenings on current companies, while supporting additional marketing & business development activities.

Company/Organization

This start-up creates white-labeled communications platforms for organizations, schools, and businesses of all kinds. Whether for a tour company, a school's communications department, or to engage one's organizations members, they design a platform according to customer's specifications.

Qualifications

Background in business/finance/economics. A background in life sciences is advantageous.

Field(s)

Internship

The intern's tasks may include: * Preparation for executing issues abroad
* Taking part in the hedging program of the Government of Israel
* Maintaining relationships with international credit rating agencies, providing them with information regarding the Israeli market and assisting them with their arrangements for their annual visit in Israel
* Gathering information about the Israeli and the world economy
* Drafting documents from scratch, along with editing and revising documents

Company/Organization

The Ministry of Finance is the government department works with financial agencies such as the World Bank, the IMF and the OECD.

Qualifications

Background in economics, business or accounting. Working knowledge of capital markets and debt issuance advantageous, or interest in finance and ability to learn quickly required. Excellent communication skills and proficiency in MS Office, computer literacy and ability to learn IT systems.

Field(s)

Internship

The intern will assist in the management and running of the brokerage firm: work with account documents, complete new account applications, assist with filing and data entry, and other responsibilities as requested.

Company/Organization

Profile Investment Services Ltd. is a U.S. brokerage service office assisting individuals who live in Israel and want to maintain a U.S. brokerage relationship. They focus on financial planning and portfolio design.

Qualifications

Background in finance, economics or business administration preferred, an eye for detail, fast typist, an understanding that confidently is essential.

Field(s)

Internship

Interns can choose from the following areas of specialization: nutrition, permaculture, entrepreneurship, education, or non-profit or business development.

Company/Organization

This unique non-profit startup promotes Israeli ingenuity and Jewish tradition through the entrepreneurial venture of hydroponic farming in schools and youth villages. Utilizing the latest technology, students learn to think and experiment like an entrepreneur. The startup engages students in the process of food production from seed to compost. Through a holistic curriculum, students develop a greater understanding of healthy eating as well as the impact of food production.

Qualifications

At least second year of college study in:
* health/nutrition
* agriculture/farming
* business development
* education
* non-profit management
Relevant work experience a plus

Field(s)

Internship

The intern can choose to assist in the running of this non-profit's office or assist in developing and running programs. Depending on the skills and interests of the intern, duties can include:
*marketing and promotions
* program development
* graphics and web design
* web content management
* social media
* administrative tasks
* grant writing and fundraising support * strategy building and logistical development of program development

Company/Organization

An Israel engagement organization that develops, supports and promotes experiential learning opportunities to celebrate and strengthen the personal connection to Israel.They aspire to cultivate and advance personal connections with the multi-faceted reality of Israel that will foster understanding, respect, involvement and pride in Israel. They encourage dynamic dialogue through virtual and local programming that focus on the value of Israel and her significance to both collective and individual Jewish identity.They emphasize the value of Israel and her continued existence as a Jewish democratic state and her contributions throughout the world. Through these efforts, the goal is to place Israel at one's fingertips and engage people in enlightening, experiential, and apolitical activism that expands your Israel pride beyond Yom Ha'Atzmaut and into the everyday.

Qualifications

Enthusiasm about Israel, good writing skills, experience in social media.

Field(s)

Internship

The intern can be involved in many aspects of the music center: teaching instruments/voice lessons, performing in bands or at events, as well as business development (bookkeeping, social media, website).

Company/Organization

A center with the mission of studying music in a comfortable, fun atmosphere, yet serious and professional, based on the premise that anyone can learn to play. The center offers music lessons with all instruments, teaches composition, has a recording studio, helps people form bands, and a summer camp.

Qualifications

Music/voice studies

Field(s)