Board Application

Job description
Chairman Asset Tilburg

Background information

The Association for Students Studying Economics in Tilburg is the umbrella study association for all students of Tilburg School of Economics and Management. Asset has approximately 6000 members and 600 active members in committees. It is one of the largest study association of Europe.

The association has seven departments which all have their own board. The general board of Asset consists of the chairmen of these boards and the Chairman of Asset. In total Asset has 43 full-time board members. They dedicate a year to provide services and activities for the members of Asset to enhance their studies at Tilburg University. The services and activities that Asset provides can be distinguished into three groups, namely: study support, career development and social cohesion.

The Chairman of Asset has to lead the association by managing the chairmen of the seven departments, and by representing the association externally. The position accounts for at least 40 hours per week, excluding activities taking place in the evenings. You are expected to join a couple of social and formal events organised by Asset general throughout the year. You have the opportunity, but are not expected to join events organised by the Asset departments. 

Responsibilities & Accountabilities

• The strategy of the association
• The coordination within the organisation
• The representation towards stakeholders (Tilburg University, TiSEM, Associations)

Skills & Experience

• Good communication skills
• Skills in leadership
• Extra-curricular experience is a pre


• Team Player
• Enterprising behaviour
• Networker

Our offer

We offer you a dynamic environment in which students with energy, creativity and passion work together. It is expected of Asset board members to work hard and deliver results, besides this there is some room for socializing during office hours and a lot outside working hours. There are great opportunities to pursue your professional and personal goals and develop yourself. You have the freedom to decide what you work on for a large part of your time.

How to apply

You can apply by sending your CV and Motivational letter to
If you have questions or would like to receive additional information you can e-mail to Joep Paumen ( It is also possible to come by and drink a cup of coffee to go further in to the details of the position.