The Creative Destruction Lab-Rockies (CDL-Rockies) in the Haskyane School of Business invites applications for a Event Coordinator. This 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, university-linked, 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.
Reporting to the Associate Director, Engagement, the Event Coordinator will work closely with all members of the CDL-Rockies team to execute a variety of special events. This includes (but is not limited to) the planning, coordination and execution of events supporting the recruitment of ventures, alumni events, and other stakeholder engagement events.
This position normally works Monday to Friday, 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M, 7 hours per day (35 hours per week), although 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.
Summary of Key Responsibilities (job functions include but are not limited to):
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Application Deadline: February 18, 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.
Interested candidates can submit their applications using the following link.