Atlantic, NS, CA

Description

Responsibilities

  • With the Board of Directors, further develop the vision and strategy to drive growth and guide Propel ICT over the short and long-term
  • Act independently to aggressively execute on that vision and achieve results, involving the Board as needed
  • Generate and implement strategies and ideas to continue to advance Propel?s impact and reach
  • Develop strong relationships with stakeholders, such as Government, Schools, Community partners, Funding partners, Investment partners, and others as needed
  • Position Propel ICT as the Accelerator for technology startups and establish connections between the Atlantic Canada startup community and similar communities across Canada and in other identified marketplaces
  • Actively find ways to engage our communities, represent Propel at appropriate community events, and share our story¬†
  • Develop key metrics to monitor, understand, and report success
  • Support and develop the team responsible for delivering Propel?s programs
  • Contribute to ongoing fundraising strategies and plans
  • Manage and report on budgets

Qualifications

  • Experience in a similar role, ideally in the technology sector
  • Experience successfully managing large-scale, multi-partner initiatives/ projects from concept through to completion
  • Excellent at building and fostering relationships with diverse groups of stakeholders
  • You are involved in the start-up community locally in Atlantic Canada and beyond; the ideal candidate will be someone who has experience firsthand the opportunities and challenges of being a founder and entrepreneur
  • Demonstrated ability to make bold and important decisions using intuition, data and experience
  • Able to gain buy-in into a company?s or initiative's vision working with multiple levels of an organization as well as with multiple external stakeholders
  • Demonstrated excellent financial acumen and ability to create sustainable revenue or funding strategies
Additional Information

This is a great opportunity to join an organization making a difference in the Atlantic Canada entrepreneurial ecosystem. For more information, please contact Craig Coady.