Foresight Cleantech Accelerator Centre is a growing nonprofit 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. We’re looking for a strategic connector to lead our cleantech ecosystem development program in Alberta.
As a member of the Partnerships team, you will report to the VP Commercialization. You will lead budget and proposal development, government financial reporting, and oversee and execute all processes for programs, projects and initiatives including ensuring the diligent execution of existing Federal and Provincial grants obligations and regional sponsorships. As a mid-level to senior member of a growing Foresight team your personal goal is to be the primary point of contact and source of knowledge and insight on the Albertan cleantech ecosystem, to maintain strong relationships with key ecosystem partners, and to maximize Alberta’s contribution to making cleantech Canada’s leading employer.
The successful applicant will be a true community builder that is passionate about reducing Canada’s climate impact through technology innovation, and about Alberta’s potential to develop a globally-recognized clean technology ecosystem. This means that you are a great writer and communicator, a team player and entrepreneurial self-starter, are comfortable working remotely, and have strong time and project management skills.
Applicants will be selected and reviewed on an ongoing basis against these values, if you share them, you’ll love working with us:
Job Type: Full-Time
Rate: $80,000 base + benefits (key is best fit and experience for the role)
Foresight is a non-profit accelerator dedicated to advancing the growth and impact of cleantech ecosystems in Canada. With a team of over 20 full time staff, we are now Canada’s leading cleantech hub. Foresight has supported over 500 SMEs in Launch, Deliver, Grow and Challenge Programs. This has resulted in 5,000+ high-paying jobs, $250+ million in company funding, and $150+ million in member company revenues.
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.
Apply today to join this dynamic team who are working to solve pressing environmental problems and bring transformative technologies to market. Send your cover letter and resume to [email protected].
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