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Website Foresight

BC Ecosystems Coordinator (Full-Time) 

Foresight Canada is a growing organization with an exciting mission: accelerating the growth and impact of cleantech ecosystems across Canada. We bring together industry, government, academia, investors, and innovators together to address today’s most urgent climate issues. Join us! 

We’re looking for an Ecosystem Coordinator to help build Foresight’s BC Cleantech Ecosystem.

The BC Cleantech Ecosystem is a hub and node network focused on scaling specific cleantech sectors and regions to break down silos, scale technologies, and increase local economic development. We’re looking for a coordinator with excellent communication and organization skills to help with the execution of our cleantech ecosystem development efforts in British Columbia. 

Essential Duties And Responsibilities:

  • Track connections between accelerator programs, government initiatives, and large companies with an interest in innovation to support the British Columbia ecosystem.
  • Gather and share information on critical company developments, recruiting new companies into Foresight’s training programs. 
  • Gather and share information on new business and financial opportunities that can benefit small and growing cleantech companies in British Columbia. 
  • Help report and track metrics associated with the British Columbia cleantech ecosystem project. 
  • Support the development and writing of strategic documentation. 
  • Support coordination of events and convening of key stakeholders.
  • Other project, data and administrator tasks as required

Experience:

  • 1 to 3 years relevant experience
  • Program management experience 
  • Good project and time management skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Expertise or passion in any of the following, mining, bio-economy, water, hydrogen, carbon capture, clean transportation, or other clean technologies

Job Type:  Full-Time (Remote/Must reside in the province of British Columbia)

Rate: $45,000-$55,000 + benefits*  (key is best fit and experience for the role)

About Foresight

Foresight is Canada’s cleantech accelerator. In collaboration with our Helix 5 partners – innovators, industry, investors, government, and academia – Foresight is relentlessly driving cleantech innovation in Canada. Our audacious goal is that Canada be the first G7 country to reach net zero. Our mission is to accelerate the growth and impact of cleantech ecosystems across Canada to achieve deep decarbonization and net-zero climate targets through problem-driven innovation.

Since inception in 2013, Foresight has made a meaningful impact in the cleantech innovation ecosystem. We have supported 870+ ventures in our accelerator programs, 150+ industry partners through our industry programs, and 300+ investor firms through our various access to capital programs. Foresight’s leadership has helped secure $1.2 billion in capital, $348+ million revenues, and 7,040+ high-paying jobs for our ventures with an economic impact of over $2+ billion. Our domestic and international engagement includes collaboration with 2,000+ stakeholders and partners. We have a strong history of strategy, ecosystem mapping, and partnership building that positions Canada as a global leader in cleantech innovation.

Foresight recognizes that the best teams include diverse voices. We welcome all applicants with the requisite experience and skills for the position to apply, and invite interested individuals to reach out with any questions or requests for accommodation through the application or interview process.   

The team at Foresight is passionate about solving pressing environmental problems and bringing transformative technologies to market. Apply online today to join this dynamic team. 

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