- 20 October 2020
- Posted by: Canberra Innovation Network
- Category: General News
When you enjoy getting out of bed every morning, working towards a purpose and have a strong sense of belonging – it becomes more than a job!
We are looking for two talented people, who can think on their feet and embrace any challenge, people who love to embed themselves in a team environment and have an entrepreneurial spirit.
If these all sound like qualities that you pride yourself on and have a willingness to give things a go, then take a look at our upcoming opportunities:
Innovation Community Manager
This is a new role and the successful candidate will be based at our partner campus – UNSW Canberra on Launch. This campus is a thriving space, where some of Canberra’s leading cyber and defence companies reside. You won’t be short on learning opportunities as you get to know all the companies within the space and beyond, as you will be exposed to the startups and innovative SMEs residing within the Canberra Innovation Network coworking and programs.
This is an opportunity for a true go-getter to turn this role into their own, creating your own ideas and collaboration opportunities for the coworking residents and partnering with the broader ecosystem.
Application closing date is 30 October 2020 for an immediate start so get in quick! Apply here
PR and Strategic Communications Manager
This role is an approximate 10-month contract and will be backfilling some of the duties of the Marketing Director who will be taking maternity leave come February 2021. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced PR and communications professional to make their mark and share the most interesting stories from entrepreneurs and startups emerging out of Canberra.
As part of this role you will oversee the marketing and work directly with the CEO on strategic direction, opportunities and media. This is an opportunity to expand your contacts and to embed yourself in one of the best teams in Canberra.
Application closing date is 13 November 2020 to start 1 February 2021. Apply here
If you needed any more convincing; here is what some of the team have to say about working in innovation!
“Get involved in Canberra’s Startup scene at the ground level where ideas are created, developed and piloted.” – Britt Nichols, Creative Engagement and Event Manager.
“Being surrounded by people who have the ideas and the ambition to change the world.”- Arthur Pappas, Growth Program Associate.
“I love having fascinating conversations with clever people doing great things and knowing that lots of people are out there trying to change the world and improve people’s lives.” – Candace Rhind, EA to the CEO and Admin Support.
“This is one of the best work environments you can be in, the team, the industry, the people, the ideas… you will find no where else like it.” – Bryden Campbell, Marketing Director.
“An amazing place to be, working with talented people where no day is ever the same.” – Sharyn Smith, COO.
If either of these jobs get you excited, feel free to contact us for more information firstname.lastname@example.org.