• Full Time
  • Toronto

Website Elizion Tech Inc.

Job Title: Chief Operating Officer (COO)

At Elizion Tech, we aim to turn abstract ideas into material reality. Our goal is to use business and nanotechnology as a force for high-impact good to lay the framework for a fourth-industrial revolution that is humane. We prioritize people, planet, and profits in equal measure.

Elizion has developed an antiviral nanocoating that we are in the process of commercializing. The product has the potential to change the game in PPE, air filtration, and surface coatings, by rendering them residually antiviral. We are looking for an interim chief operating officer to help us achieve our business goals of making this a certified medical component with global distribution.

Our current suite of product development and services also includes environmentally-friendly disinfectants, biopolymers, advanced materials, additive manufacturing prototyping & manufacturing.

Primary functions
• Work on expanding client roster and bringing in sales for our antipathogenic nanocoating (selling without being a “salesperson”)
• Manage client relations, accounts receivable, and invoicing
• Implement CRM software

• Liaise between regulatory bodies and Elizion (i.e. FDA, EPA, Health Canada) and finalize approvals
• Stay current on competitor developments and new market entrants in the antimicrobial treatment space
• Gain familiarity with the FDA Masterfile/510K Submission process as well as Health Canada equivalents
• Get up to speed on biotech/materials science/nanotechnology (even if it isn’t in candidates current skillset)
• Ensure and implement QMS
• Assist with grant writing
• Draft contracting

Skills and Qualifications
What we’re looking for
• Strong on the business front (history of sales and successfully executing contracting)
• Supreme communication skills, both oral and written, in English and ideally another language
• Believes in seeing tasks to completion, no matter how many bumps there are along the road
• Canadian citizen or permanent resident

• Self-motivated
• Intellectual curiosity
• Meticulous – understands that with medical devices there’s no room for imprecision
• Not afraid to ask questions or disagree
• Enjoys learning and growing
• Flexible
• Spirit of positivity
• Team player – loves to mentor and be mentored
• Outside the box thinker
• Go-getter who is motivated to do good in the world
• Empathetic and kind

• Has worked in a startup environment before
• Able to wear many different hats
• Ability to pivot in a moment’s notice
• Excellent relationship building and people skills
• Open to different perspectives and ways of seeing things

Get in touch

To apply for this job email your details to info@elizion.tech