Deep Tech Canada

Now Hiring: Business Development Manager

Friday, April 19, 2024

Company: Deep Tech Canada 
Location: Calgary, Alberta - Remote work to start  
Duration: Full-time, 1-year contract with possibility of extension 
Salary: Competitive, including health benefits 
Reports to: Executive Director 
Application deadline: May 31, 2024 

Deep Tech Canada (DTC) is seeking a dynamic and experienced Business Development Manager to join our team. As a leader in advancing deep tech solutions, we are committed to driving innovation. The successful candidate will play a key role in expanding our business opportunities, forging strategic partnerships, securing industry investments, and driving growth initiatives. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Identify and pursue new business opportunities in the deep tech sector, with a focus on cleantech. 
  • Foster strategic relationships with key external partners to develop long-term relationships and expand DTC’s market presence.  
  • Provide ongoing relationship management with existing members and partners to grow and expand these relationships.  
  • Recruit new members for the organization and strategically target high-potential sectors or companies.  
  • Represent DTC at industry events.  
  • Stay informed of federal, provincial, and private funding opportunities that support DTC’s growth. 
  • Stay informed on industry trends and market dynamics. 
  • Collaborate with internal team members to execute business strategies and develop business plans.  

Education:  

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience, MBA would be an asset.  
  • Background in science, or related fields. 

Experience: 

  • 5+ years of business development experience with a track record of revenue growth.  
  • Familiarity with the deep tech and clean tech ecosystem.  
  • Grant writing experience is considered an asset.  

Knowledge and skills: 

  • Strong leadership and problem-solving skills.  
  • Excellent communication and negotiation abilities.  
  • Outstanding client management focus. 
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment. 
  • French language skills are considered an asset. 

Benefits: 

  • Paid time off and health benefits 
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development. 
  • Join a dynamic team passionate about driving positive impact through technology. 

Diversity Statement:  

At Deep Tech Canada, we're dedicated to fostering diversity and inclusion in all aspects of our work. We recognize diversity in identity, expression, and experiences, including ability, age, economic circumstance, ethnicity, gender identity/expression, and religion, as essential strengths. Diversity isn't just a goal; it's a strategy to enhance our effectiveness. We integrate diversity into our hiring practices, program design, policies, and employment practices to ensure a vibrant and inclusive community. Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - Deep Tech Canada 

If you are passionate about technology and have a drive for business development, we want to hear from you! Please complete the application form below and submit your resume and cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you are the ideal candidate for this position. 

Application deadline: 

May 31, 2024 

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