Data Team Intern

Start-Up Nation Central

Tel Aviv Metro Area and Central District

About the Job

The data team is in charge of updating and maintaining the data in the Finder platform. Finder is a free, up-to-date, searchable innovation discovery platform. It has in-depth profiles of over 6,500 of Israel’s innovative companies, ~500 investors, ~250 hubs, ~370 MNCs (multinational companies) and more than 1400 academic technologies. The team is comprised of information specialists who are well-versed in online research, search techniques, data and knowledge preservation and arrangement. As the intern you'll help us in our mission to maintain and improve the data regarding the Israeli innovation ecosystem presented on Start-Up Nation Finder. You'll have special projects which you'll present to the team at the end of the internship period.

This is a paid internship. The intern will receive an educational grant of $900 per week.

While interns are expected to take care of their own travel, accommodation, and insurance, insideIL will provide them with resources and support to help them with these aspects of their experience.

Skills

Online research, attention to detail, great communications skills, presentation skills.

Responsibilities

Collecting and updating data regarding geographical and target markets of companies and their activities in the "impact fields”. In addition, you'll be in charge of updating company profiles.

About the company
Start-Up Nation Central is an independent non-profit that builds bridges to Israeli innovation. We connect business, government, and NGO leaders from around the world to Israeli innovation, through highly customized business engagements, and through Start-Up Nation Finder – an easy to use, up-to date, free online platform for discovering and connecting with thousands of relevant innovators. We identify technological sectors with high-growth potential and help them develop to maturity. We currently focus on the Digital Health, AgriFoodtech and Industry 4.0 sectors, exposing them to global audiences, helping them develop practical tools, attracting investors, and establishing and nurturing tech communities to increase collaboration, knowledge-sharing, and skill expansion. We accumulate knowledge and generate in-depth insights about Israel’s innovation sector and share these findings with our clients and partners.
Period

May 2021 - August 2021

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