Business Development Project Manager

  • Contract
  • Canada
  • Posted 6 days ago

University of Alberta

This place is part of the Affiliation of the Tutorial Employees of the College of Alberta (AASUA).

In accordance with the Momentary Librarian, Administrative and Skilled Officer (TLAPO) Settlement , this place is an preliminary appointment of two years, with the potential of renewal, and affords a complete advantages package deal discovered at School & Employees Advantages  and annual wage vary of $62,158 to $103,634.

Location – Work primarily takes place at Enterprise Sq..

Working for the College of Alberta

The College of Alberta acknowledges that we’re situated on Treaty 6 territory, and respects the histories, languages and cultures of First Nations, Métis, Inuit and all First Peoples of Canada, whose presence continues to complement our vibrant neighborhood.

The College of Alberta is teeming with change makers, neighborhood builders, and world shapers who lead with goal each day. We’re house to greater than 40,000 college students in 200+ undergraduate and 500+ graduate applications, over 13,000 school and workers, 260,000 alumni worldwide and have been acknowledged as certainly one of Canada’s Greenest Employers for over a decade.

Your work can have a significant affect on an enchanting cross part of individuals—from our college students and stakeholders, to our famend researchers and innovators who’re fairly actually curing illnesses, making discoveries and producing options that make the world more healthy, safer, stronger, and extra simply.

Working for the Division/School 

As one of many prime 5 analysis universities in Canada, the College of Alberta’s analysis and innovation spans many fields and disciplines. Our researchers’ experience and power appeal to over $600 million yearly from numerous analysis funders and companions together with federal and provincial governments, business, foundations, and different organizations.


Reporting to the Trade Liaison Officer, the Enterprise Improvement Venture Supervisor is an integral member of the AVP:Innovation, Data Mobilization, and Partnership staff. Our staff helps applications, companies and occasions serving the College of Alberta Faculties, School and college students that encourages and facilitates Innovation, Data Mobilization, and Partnerships. 

The Enterprise Improvement Venture Supervisor is liable for the event of enterprise partnerships in help of Innovation and Partnership actions. These enterprise partnerships could vary from inner innovation belongings, to exterior ecosystem assets, funding businesses, and business companions. 

The Enterprise Improvement Venture Supervisor will work with the enterprise growth staff to coordinate actions and relationships with every innovation asset throughout campus, and consider the potential partnership alternatives to help these belongings.  Together with potential funding alternatives, shared information, and coordination. 

The Enterprise Improvement Venture Supervisor may even help partnerships to exterior innovation assets and supply coordination of alternatives and improve consciousness of those assets to the College of Alberta. 

The Enterprise Improvement Venture Supervisor may even help the staff with strategic partnership alternatives that contain analysis and innovation with business companions. Partnership growth and outreach will likely be required for particular initiatives and targets for the staff. 

The Enterprise Improvement Venture Supervisor will develop and monitor the varied partnerships, and the influence these partnerships have on our analysis neighborhood.


Utilizing venture administration abilities, the Enterprise Improvement Venture Supervisor will develop enterprise instances, venture charters and implementation plans for brand spanking new initiatives along with managing the logistics of some initiatives. The Enterprise Improvement Venture Supervisor works in a staff surroundings and should work collaboratively with a number of stakeholders throughout the UofA neighborhood and exterior companions. Efficient {and professional} communication is required to help the success of those partnerships. 

Partnership Assist  

  • Develops, revises and implements initiatives to extend quantity and high quality of partnerships in collaboration with stakeholders 
  • Leads growth of venture plans 
  • Prepares and recordsdata venture supplies as applicable for every venture 
  • Organizes and facilitates venture conferences, together with with exterior companions and stakeholders, takes minutes as required 
  • Screens venture plans, timelines and actions to make sure agreed upon deliverables and deadlines are met.  Notifies Trade Liaison Officer of any variations/adjustments to venture plans 
  • In collaboration with the Trade Liaison Officer and different staff members, prepares and contributes to funding proposal requests. 
  • Supplies help for different ongoing initiatives as wanted 
  • Fosters and maintains relationships with venture collaborators and stakeholders (inner or exterior to the College) 
  • Prepares interim and last experiences for initiatives 
  • Drafts or develops content material for web sites and displays as required


  • Represents the enterprise growth perform of the College at inner and exterior occasions 
  • Attends and participates in numerous conferences, creates presentation supplies as required 
  • Initiates and undertakes particular initiatives as wanted 
  • Performs different associated duties as required


  • Grasp’s Diploma in a associated subject or equal expertise 
  • Data of analysis collaborations 
  • Demonstrated capability to create worth propositions that join disparate teams 
  • Data of applications that help analysis collaborations (ie Mitacs, NSERC, and many others) 
  • Means to be proactive 
  • Means to drawback resolve and develop inventive options 
  • Means to handle a number of initiatives 
  • Ideally 3+ years of business expertise

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