As the Chairman of MAK, you are responsible for the external communication. You are the contact person for several student organizations, within TiSEM the Education Support Team, International Office, and for all volunteers at MAK, â€˜MAKkersâ€™. Furthermore, as chairman of MAK, writing policy and strategic plans is one of your main tasks. Also, you will be part of the General Board of Asset and are responsible for a good cooperation with Asset. Good written and verbal skills are important. For this function, it is important that you are capable of keeping the overview, you need leadership skills, and finally, you need social skills and the capability to listen to others.
Contact Heleen, the current chairman, via [email protected] for more information!
As the Vice-Chairman of MAK you are responsible for the internal communication. Furthermore, you are responsible for tasks related to our PASS Mentoring Program (guiding TiSEM Bachelor students) and the Introduction period. This requires leadership skills, innovative skills, planning skills and stress-resistance. These skills are needed when you organize events such as the MAK Introduction Day, which takes place in the introduction period and embodies all TiSEM freshmen. Furthermore, you are responsible for the organization of several mentor-related events such as the TiSEM lunch and the TiSEM beer cantus. Besides these activities, you will help the Chairman of MAK with writing policy and deciding on the long-term strategy of the organization.
Contact Lieke, the current vice-chairman, via [email protected] for more information!
As the Treasurer of MAK, you are responsible for all financial concerns of MAK. This includes determining budgets, maintaining the financial situation throughout the year and writing the annual report. This means that you are financially involved in all activities organized by MAK. As the Treasurer, you will be translating ideas and policy to budgets. Furthermore, you are responsible for the acquisition and contact with sponsors and partners. You are also responsible for all internal social activities. As the treasurer of MAK you need good negotiation skills, accuracy, and a structured and orderly way of working.
Contact Sebastiaan, the treasurer of last year, via [email protected] for more information!
The main tasks of the Educational Affairs of MAK are related to educational support, study information and orientation activities. On the one hand, you are responsible for the organization of the tutorships and private coaching for TiSEM students. This requires an orderly way of working and eye for detail. You will also organize large scale events that require planning skills and stress resistance. These events are Student for a Day, a two day event for 500 prospective students that takes place twice a year, and the Program Introduction, which takes place in the introduction period for all TiSEM freshmen (bachelor and master). Due to this educational related portfolio, you will remain contact with numerous people within Tilburg University.
Contact Marlie, the current educational affairs, via [email protected] for more information!