Become a part of the
OBF Leadership Program
for students!

Interested in developing your leadership skills and to learn more about agile management?

Then you have come to the right place.
On this page, you may find more information on what the Leadership Program entails and which positions you can apply for.

Deadline: Tuesday the 11th of April 23:59.

Be part of the OBF experience!

Our vision is to challenge the status quo. Why? Because we believe that traditional thinking is holding us all back and we aim to empower leaders to change the world.

Now we are looking for a group of team leaders to join a tailor-made OBForum 2023 Leadership Program - the heart and soul of our conference operations. You'll have the chance to learn, grow, and gain incomparable work experience with an exceptional group of people.

Who is it for?

The OBF Leadership Program is for students looking to gain real-world immersion into marketing, project management, logistics, production, and communication. Throughout the program, you will work closely with the OBF Team, as well as experienced external stakeholders.

We are excited to offer our Team Leaders professional training and follow-up throughout the program. Previous OBF experience (through an ambassador role or similar) is strongly recommended. 

«I strongly believe that your network is your net worth, so making relationships is the key to career growth - this program is a great way to start building that.»

Linda Mylly

Former Head of Communication

Leadership Program Roles

These are the following Team Leader roles that we are recruiting for.



Work directly with our existing partners on planning their activities at the conference and ensuring a smooth collaboration





Work closely with the conference speakers and artists to ensure a high-quality program






Be responsible for coordinating and facilitating events, recruitment and logistics of the Ambassador Program in OBF




Social Media

Take an active part in the planning and execution of marketing activities for our conference on social media





Disclaimer: Changes to the program and timeline may occur. 

Leadership Training On-boarding
August 3rd, 16:00-20:00
Week 32
Planning week
Week 33-38
Leadership Program work
Week 39
Event week
Week 40-41
Post-event evaluations

Interested in applying?

Here's what you need to know!

We're looking for you who genuinely enjoy learning and self-development, who can embrace and adapt to change, are proactive and can be independent in your role. You need to be able to dedicate some time for onboarding before the summer, 2-3 days a week in the time leading up to the event, and the full event week.

In your application we ask you to write a motivation letter (Max. 1 page) which includes:

  • What position you are applying for
  • Birthdate and year of birth
  • Study program
  • A text explaining why you are interested in becoming a part of the team
    • Describing experiences and abilities that may be relevant for the position, indicating why you would be a good fit for the position
  • Whether you have participated as an Ambassador in the past
  • A confirmation that you meet the following requirements:
    • Driver’s License
    • Your availability weeks 33-39
    • Your English skills
  • Contact information

Please remember to include your CV as well.

Deadline: Tuesday the 11th of April 23:59.

«The Leadership Program gives people with ambitions a rare chance to learn more about taking on responsibility in work situations.»

Filip Åkerholt

Former Head of Transportation


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