MBA/PhD Strategic Global Licensing Negotiation Intern (Global-Virtual)
- Unit C - #387
ABOUT VOMI: Virtual Organization Management Institute is the world's leading and only 100% virtual global educational institute, think tank, professional association, certification and accreditation provider, and conference producer strictly focused on the modern virtual organization management discipline founded and pioneered by its founder since 1997.
"A Virtual Organization is an organization which strictly uses all of the following: a virtual workspace, a virtual workforce, and virtual organization management best practices, policies and procedures for operating in a 100% virtual environment."
by Prof. Pierre Coupet of Virtual Organization Management Institute
Seeking enthusiastic, global-oriented, and self-motivated licensing interns worldwide, with a passion for Virtual Organizations, Business Development, and Social Media; who can bring creative ideas to the licensing and business development team and help implement them. Will have an opportunity to work with various internal stakeholders on market analysis, market development, competitive outlook and strategic fit of licensing opportunities, and intellectual property evaluation. Assist the Lead Negotiator in drafting license agreements and follow up with negotiating partners regarding related comments and inquiries.
Also assist in evaluation of expansion opportunities and research of relevant market segments and competitive landscapes. Profile those important market segments and the potential partners within those segments and create strategic presentations and recommendation documents. Interact with potential partners and licensees and establish relationships as appropriate.
Will support the entire VOMI Global Think Tank and Advisory Board, a powerful advocacy arm within VOMI. Will be involved, under strict supervision, in planning and attending Board meetings; learning and using virtual organization parliamentary procedures based on VOMI's Rules of Order; recording and transcribing minutes of board meeting; and helping draft Board resolutions.
You must be an MBA / PhD / JD / LLM student (anywhere in the world) majoring in either Intellectual Property Law and Policy, Global Business and Development, or a related field. Must have a min 3.00 GPA in your major or equivalent; a 3.50+ GPA is preferred. A Social Media Native with a strong interest in virtual organizations is a must. Familiarity with finance, risk management, marketing, strategy, and intellectual property. Sound business judgment and ability to work successfully with and influence teams across the organization, including the Executive Leadership team. Strong analytical and quantitative skills to generate metrics and support business decisions.
As well, we require the following:
- Above all else, an Outstanding WORK ETHIC!
- Willingness and ability to operate and manage, under strict supervision, in a 100% virtual organization environment.
- Excellent written and oral communication, research, and writing skills.
- Highly disciplined, focused, and extraordinary ability to adapt and thrive in a virtual organization.
- Must be totally self-sufficient in a 100% virtual environment.
- Proficiency with Google Docs and all Microsoft Office applications, particularly Excel.
- Fluency in English required, additional language proficiency (French, Chinese, etc.) is a plus.
This is a 30-Day UNPAID Global-Virtual Internship, with a possibility of being extended for up to a maximum period of 90 days based on your initial performance during the first 30 days. Our internship program is Year-Round and is open to all applicants worldwide who meet our strict requirements. All selected interns who have successfully completed the maximum total of 90 days of internship will receive a $2500 stipend for tuition and education expenses subject to meeting all other stipend award requirements.
Internship Highlights: This virtual organization internship is part of a global educational residency training program at VOMI Global Think Tank & Advisory Board, effectively making you a pro tem member of the board; gives you a unique and invaluable opportunity to interact directly with the chairman of the think tank advisory board and founder of the modern virtual organization management discipline, and other significant players in the field; as well as a front row seat at the forefront of the latest virtual organization management developments at VOMI.
For immediate consideration, submit your resume as directed to Vern Evans, Chief Talent Officer.
About VOMI: Virtual Organization Management Institute is the world's leading and only global 100% virtual educational institute, think tank, professional association, certification and accreditation provider, and conference producer strictly focused on the modern virtual organization management discipline founded and pioneered by the founder of VOMI since 1997 :: http://www.virtualorganizationinstitute.com
About VOMI Virtual Organization Academy: VOMI Virtual Organization Academy, an affiliate of Virtual Organization Management Institute (VOMI), is the world's leading and only virtual organization sabbatical destination for corporate executives, public policy executives, government officials and employees, academic researchers and faculty members on sabbatical leave who wish to quickly immerse themselves and gain first-hand experience of life in a 100% virtual organization environment for a limited period of time :: http://www.virtualorganizationacademy.com
About Virtual Organization Recruiter: Virtual Organization Recruiter (VOR), an affiliate of Virtual Organization Management Institute (VOMI), is the world's leading and only virtual organization recruitment firm that is strictly focused on the assessment and recruitment of senior executives and mid-level professionals in various fields and industries who are able to adapt and thrive - and Lead - in a 100% virtual or virtual organization environment :: http://www.virtualorganizationrecruiter.com
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