Job Details

Project Managers - Immediate Requirement

Title
Project Managers - Immediate Requirement
Employer

Critical Path Group

Job Type
Full Time
Salary
not disclosed
Location
Calgary
Alberta
Date Posted
05/12/2013 - 22:30
Closing Date
31/01/2014 - 22:30
Job Description
Summary: 

We are looking for the right personality fit. The right candidate will be provided with training and mentorship. General skill requirements are:

• Winning attitude and outgoing personality - enjoys talking to people on the phone.
• Excellent verbal communication & listening skills.
• Stamina and energy required to work to a plan.
• Ability to pay close attention to details.
• Proficient in basic computer use - familiarity with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook), and ideally proficient with some social media.
• Interested in emerging technologies/industries.

Education & Qualifications: 

University Degree

Experience: 

Training will be provided. Personality fit with the existing team, motivation, and outstanding written and verbal communication skills are more important that specific experience. We hire recent grads and train them.

Skills & Competencies: 

Speak English fluently, read and write English proficiently.

We are looking for the right personality fit. The right candidate will be provided with training and mentorship. General skill requirements are:

• Winning attitude and outgoing personality - enjoys talking to people on the phone.
• Excellent verbal communication & listening skills.
• Stamina and energy required to work to a plan.
• Ability to pay close attention to details.
• Proficient in basic computer use - familiarity with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook), and ideally proficient with some social media.
• Interested in emerging technologies/industries.

Other Information: 

About Critical Path Group:
Critical Path Group is a specialized advisory firm founded in 2003 located in Calgary, Canada, one of North America’s leading innovation centres, and operates across Canada and overseas. The team is located in the historic 100 year old Devenish Building in Calgary’s vibrant beltline district. Critical Path Group manages both the largest and newest venture forums for the emerging technology industries in Canada: Banff Venture Forum, Canadian Financing Forum, Agri Innovation Forum, Agri Investment Forum, Atlantic Venture Forum, and the PROPEL Energy Tech Forum.

Events We build business & technology conferences that bring together executives, entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, investors, corporate strategics, researchers, commercialization and technology transfer professionals, and thought leaders.
Advisory We undertake select consulting projects, primarily for government departments, economic development agencies, and related organizations, including those with R&D and technology commercialization agendas. For over a decade, Critical Path Group has earned trusted advisor status with clients from start-up entrepreneurs to federal government departments.
Intelligence We create business intelligence products/reports focused on economic development outcomes within the emerging industries. Operating at the intersection of high growth technology companies, the private equity community, and corporate strategics, we are uniquely positioned within the emerging technology, science & innovation industries.

Operating at the intersection of high growth technology companies, corporate strategics, and the private equity community, our focus is launching, building, and growing specialized conferences focused on technology, investment and innovation. Our team manages some of the most successful conferences within the innovation arena, including the following:

• Banff Venture Forum (Banff) www.BanffVentureForum.com
• Agri Innovation Forum (Winnipeg) www.Agri-InnovationForum.com
• Atlantic Venture Forum (Halifax) www.AtlanticVentureForum.ca
• Agri Investment Forum (Toronto) www.Agri-InvestmentForum.com
• Canadian Financing Forum (Vancouver) www.FinancingForum.com
• PROPEL Energy Tech Forum (Calgary) www.PropelEnergyTech.com

We are looking for three new project managers. The primary responsibility of the successful candidates will be overall project ownership of a new technology conference in one of the following sectors: Medical Technologies, Bio Energy, and Environmental & Corporate Social Responsibility.

How to Apply/Learn More:
Please communicate your interest in this position by e-mail to:

Marc Elrick BA,MBA,CMC
Principal
Critical Path Group
Direct: (403) 819-0308
Email: marc@criticalpathgroup.com

Suite 212, 908 - 17th Avenue SW
The Devenish Building
Calgary, Alberta, T2T 0A3
www.criticalpathgroup.com