Saskatoon, SK
Full Time

Program Coordinator

A position for someone who loves tech and loves to hustle. You'll get exposed to all things Co.Labs through this role.

About this position

Who are we?

Co.Labs is a provincial nonprofit organization whose purpose is to assist early-stage technology startups through their commercialization journey to market dominance. We sit at the centre of Saskatchewan's growing technology ecosystem and are responsible for fostering its growth and development. In just under three years, Co.Labs has collectively supported over 120 early-stage tech startups, assisting them in hiring over 300 employees, generating over $18M in annual revenues, and raising over $10M in private investment.

Who are you?

You’re excited by the potential of doing something different every day, working in a dynamic environment alongside some of Canada's highest performing individuals. You strive to be better and get excited by the idea of taking on new challenges. You have a strong work ethic and know that having fun is reserved for those who get the job done. You’re organized, punctual, and focused. You keep a positive attitude because you know that negativity never got anyone further in life. You’re passionate about technology and curious to know how things work. You believe in the power of the collective over the individual. You understand that you’re one opportunity away from changing the course of your life forever.

What are we looking for?

An agile, creative, and motivated individual to join our world-class team and assist in our day-to-day operations, supporting our efforts to create meaningful content and events for companies in our program.

What will you be doing?

  • Supporting the ideation, planning, and execution of events
  • Scheduling programming and maintaining the office calendar
  • Conducting research and gathering information on potential mentors, speakers, partners, startups, and contacts that can bring value to the companies in our program
  • Assisting in producing content for marketing campaigns and social channels
  • Supporting the team through detailed note-taking in meetings, proofreading, and general office admin
  • Maintaining day-to-day operations of the office space including facilitating requests from staff and participants in the program

What are the requirements?

  • Positive attitude and infectious personality
  • University Degree is preferred but not required
  • Event planning and logistics experience is preferred but not required
  • Experience with or aptitude to learn new software including Microsoft Office, G-Suite, Slack, Notion, Hubspot, Canva
  • Intermediate level understanding of social media, digital advertising and marketing campaigns
  • Basic graphic design skills are preferred but not required

What do you need to know?

You must:

  • Be comfortable working irregular hours
  • Work well under pressure and creatively find solutions to problems
  • Thrive in uncertainty
  • Be a team player

What can we offer you?

  • Culture of creativity, trust, and hustle
  • Opportunity to connect with a network of tech startups, founders, investors, and government leaders from around North America
  • An important role in building the Saskatchewan Technology Community
  • A standing desk, Macbook, and unlimited coffee
  • Flexible schedule and vacation
  • Competitive compensation
  • Health & Dental Benefits
  • Most importantly, the opportunity to work with and hustling startups every day!

If the shoe fits, please contact us at hello@co-labs.ca with your resume and three sentences about why you’d be a great fit for the job.

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