Job Details

Industry Data Project Research Associate

Title
Industry Data Project Research Associate
Length
Contract
Term (Months): 
3
Employer

BIOTECanada

Salary
Hourly
Negotiable depending on experience
Location
Ottawa
Ontario
Date Posted
11/01/2018 - 11:15
Closing Date
26/01/2018 - 11:15
Accepting BioReady
Yes
Job Description
Summary: 

Purpose:

Working with the national biotechnology industry association this positon will generate up to date data and analysis related to the growth and investment goals for the Canadian biotechnology industry for use in the public domain. This position includes working with national and regional industry to ensure successful volume of data collection to be statistically relevant.  

Education & Qualifications: 

Qualifications:

This project is ideal for a student or recent graduate currently enrolled in a post-graduate biotechnology business development or commerce program and has a background in statistics, business financing, marketing and data analysis. The project requires a dynamic person with strong research, database management and analytical skills.

  • Ability to work independently and to function effectively in a team environment.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work directly with senior officers of the association
  • Ability to build and maintain a strong network of relevant contacts within the biotechnology sector.
  • Strong interest in and knowledge of the biotechnology or life sciences sector and the public policy process. 
Duties & Responsibilities: 

General responsibilities include: 

  • Support association industry data project by conducting one-on-one interviews with companies
  • Serve as liaison with data project supplier to determine weekly levels of participation and establish company targets for survey participation
  • Support analysis and industry performance data tracking
  • Establish, develop and maintain successful member outreach relationships
  • Support development and publication of report materials

The position will work collaboratively with the government relations and communications staff of the association.

Other Information: 

Please send cover letter and resumé to info@biotech.ca.