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La Gare is hiring!

Who are we?

La Gare is a dynamic coworking space for Montreal’s entrepreneurial community, for its pioneers, innovators, and builders. Our coworking space, in the heart of the Mile End neighbourhood, focuses on its professionalism, its human-size, and, most importantly, the diversity of its members – all of them passionate, daring and authentic.

From a team developing a mobile app that helps you find an apartment more easily, to a thaï-chef-ex-BASE-jumper now marketing strategist, and all that goes in between, our coworking space gathers the innovators and creators of tomorrow in a dynamic and vivid space.

Are you passionate about entrepreneurship? Interested in contributing to La Gare’s success? Join our team!

INTERNSHIP POSITION - COMMUNICATIONS

We are looking for…

An intern in communication and branding. A social media wizard. A blogger, photographer, and content creator. You will work closely with La Gare’s team to develop communication campaigns around our events, and promote our community on different platforms. You need to have relevant experience with different social medias platforms: Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Instagram. The communication intern will also be in charge of the content of the blog and the newsletter, and creating original and innovating content.

You will be responsible for…

  • Managing and creating creative content for the different social media platforms, the blog, and the newsletter;
  • Collaborating with the event management and marketing team to promote La Gare’s activities;
  • Ensuring a strategic monitoring of the events and innovative projects happening in Montreal and in the world, in the fields of technology, social innovation, and entrepreneurship, that could have a positive influence on La Gare’ activities;
  • Ensuring an exceptional customer service for the members and the external sollicitations – spread your smile and positive energy at La Gare!

 

You should…

  • Be passionate about entrepreneurship, startups, and innovation;
  • Be a student in a relevant university program: this internship can qualify for university credits;
  • Love the idea of interacting with people: you are curious, enthusiastic, and down-to-earth;
  • Have excellent organization, communications, research and analysis skills;
  • Be excited at the idea of being constantly challenged: you are proactive, dynamic, and have a “get things done” attitude. Things move when you are around!

 

The advantages

  • Be part of a motivated team with a common goal: make La Gare the ultimate dynamic centre for entrepreneurship in the Mile End;
  • Opportunities for professional development, including the development of your own objectives and meetings with mentors – the stars of entrepreneurship in Montreal;
  • Networking, networking, and more networking: marketing experts, designers, programmers, successful entrepreneurs – talk to them while making an espresso, pitch your ideas!
  • Free coffee from our high-end coffee machine;
  • Inspirational et diversified events! Each week, choose from a wide range of trainings, inspiring speeches, “lunch & learn” events, hackathons, and workshops;
  • We can’t tell you everything – get a chance to discover our amazing community by joining our team!

 

The details

  • Internship period : 15 weeks, from September 5th to december 16th 2016
  • Schedule: 15 to 20 hours per week, from Monday to Friday
  • This internship is unpaid, with a possibility of obtaining university credits
  • Where: 5333, avenue Casgrain Suite 102, Montreal, QC, H2T 1X3
  • To apply, send your CV to talents@credoprod.com and answer this question in 300 words: “What makes you passionate about entrepreneurship?”
  • Deadline: We are accepting applications until November 18, 2016.
INTERNSHIP POSITION - EVENT PLANNING

We are looking for…

An intern in event planning. Your mission? Enliven La Gare with dynamic and innovative events! These events aim to mobilize the members and Montreal’s entrepreneurial community of Montreal around ideas that we are passionate about. In collaboration with the communication and business development teams, the event management intern will be responsible for the conceptualising, the logistics, and the execution of each and every step of event planification.

You will be responsible for…

  • The coordination of the logistics and organization of the events at La Gare during fall 2016 for the members, the community, and the partners;
  • Suggesting a programmation of events for fall 2016 and winter 2017;
  • Making a strategic monitoring on the events and innovative projects happening in Montreal and in the world, in the sectors of technology, social innovation, and entrepreneurship, that could have a positive influence on the mission of La Gare.
  • Ensuring an exceptional customer service for the members and the external sollicitations – spread your smile and positive energy at La Gare!

 

You should…

  • Be passionate about entrepreneurship, startups, and innovation;
  • Be a student in a relevant university program: this internship could give you credits for your university course;
  • Love the idea of interacting with people: you are curious, enthusiastic, and down-to-earth;
  • Be organized, a good communicator (written and oral), good with research and analysis;
  • Be excited with the idea of being continuously challenged: you are proactive, dynamic, and have a “get things done” attitude. Things are moving when you are around!

 

The advantages

  • Be part of a motivated team with a common goal: make La Gare the ultimate dynamic centre for entrepreneurship in the Mile End;
  • Opportunities for professional development, including the development of your own objectives and meetings with mentors – the stars of entrepreneurship in Montreal;
  • Networking, networking, and more networking: marketing experts, designers, programmers, successful entrepreneurs – talk to them while making an espresso, pitch your ideas!
  • Free coffee from our high-end coffee machine;
  • Inspirational et diversified events! Each week, choose from a wide range of trainings, inspiring speeches, “lunch & learn” events, hackathons, and workshops;
  • We can’t tell you everything – get a chance to discover our amazing community by joining our team!

 

The details

  • Internship period : 15 weeks, from September 5th to december 16th 2016
  • Schedule: 15 to 20 hours per week, from Monday to Friday
  • This internship is not paid, with a possibility of university credits
  • Where: 5333, avenue Casgrain Suite 102, Montreal, QC, H2T 1X3
  • To apply, send your CV to talents@credoprod.com and answer this question in 300 words: “What makes you passionate about entrepreneurship?”
  • Deadline: We are accepting applications until November 18, 2016.

About the Fondation Montréal inc.

The Foundation invests in the creation, expansion, and constant support of promising businesses that can contribute to the expansion of Montreal. Since 1996, the foundation has given more than 7 million dollars in grant to help 902 businesses launch their activities, which have created more than 2930 jobs. The foundation as contributed to the creation of investments of more than 61 million dollars in Montreal. www.montrealinc.ca

Fondation Montréal inc. will be sponsoring an intern as part of the internship program Accelerate Now of La Gare.