Vice President External - MBA Association


Establish brand recognition of the VIU MBA Association in Nanaimo and within the broader Vancouver Island community. 

Position Requirements 

The Vancouver Island University (VIU) MBA Association is an autonomous not-for-profit society that is run by students for students. The Association exists to raise the profile of the VIU MBA Program and students on all levels (provincially, nationally and globally); to create connections between MBA students and the wider business community; and to foster next generation leadership with a strong code of ethics and the pursuit of professional excellence. A key activity for the VIU MBA Association is to raise funds for and compete in all levels of MBA competitions.

Reporting to the MBA Association President, the Vice President External is responsible for establishing the brand recognition of the VIU MBA Association in Nanaimo and within the Vancouver Island community. The VP External supervises and coordinates with the Sponsorship Manager and the Community Liaison Manager to build stronger partnerships with not-for-profit organizations and the regional business community (minimum time commitment:150 hours).

Sign-up Directions

The VP External is selected through a competitive process including an application and interview by a selection committee comprised of current/past MBA Association presidents, MBA Coaches and the Director of Graduate Studies/Faculty. The recruitment process commences in early to mid-fall semester.