The Creative Destruction Lab – Rockies in the Haskayne School of Business invites applications for two Technology and Data Coordinators . These Full-time Fixed Term position is for approximately 1 year (based on length of grant funding), with the possibility of extension.
The Creative Destruction Lab-Rockies (CDL-Rockies) is a cohort-based, new venture mentorship program at the Haskayne School of Business. CDL-Rockies helps innovators transition from science projects to high-growth companies, inviting some of the world’s top, early-stage technology ventures to Calgary for this innovative 9-month program. After a rigorous application and selection process, the CDL-Rockies program engages senior entrepreneurial leaders, as well as noted scientists, economists, investors and graduate students in the support of new venture founders with a goal to prepare these founders for seed stage financing and accelerated growth.
This position reports to the Director of Operations and works closely with the Engagement and Venture teams. Occasional extended or alternative hours (evenings and weekends) and travel will be required based on the needs of CDL-Rockies. This position is required to maintain complete confidentiality regarding all business matters and to exercise a high degree of professionalism in the execution of their duties.
This position will primarily be responsible for the creation and implementation of the technology strategy adopted by CDL-Rockies to manage operational workflows and data tracking initiatives. A successful applicant will be able to educate team members on the current technology suites used by CDL-Rockies as well as advocate for new and emerging products to increase efficiency. This position will also be required to support our reporting and engagement teams in the stewardship of team metrics and outcomes for reporting to various public and private partners. The work involves a high degree of complexity and requires attention to detail while maintaining a strategic vision, the ability to meet constant deadlines, and the flexibility to work with multiple stakeholders.
Summary of Key Responsibilities (job functions include but are not limited to):
Technical Support and Optimization:
Event and Session Support:
Team Data Management:
Qualifications / Requirements:
Demonstration of technology proficiency will be required if chosen for an interview
Application Deadline: December 16, 2022
We would like to thank all applicants in advance for submitting their resumes. Please note, only those candidates chosen to continue on through the selection process will be contacted.
This position is part of the AUPE bargaining unit, and falls under the Technological Job Family, Phase 3.
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