• Internship
  • Toronto

Venture Lab

As the Program Intern – Partnerships, you will work with the ventureLAB team and partners, to support and produce programs, initiatives and events that support the tech cluster in York Region. Specifically, your role will work cross-functionally with the ventureLAB team to develop and execute partner programs and special projects including onboarding hardware entrepreneurs, building an industry advisor network, and assist in the execution of workshops and events.

ventureLAB is a leading technology hub located in Markham in York Region, Canada’s second largest tech cluster. Through its programs focused on capital, talent, technology, and customers, ventureLAB has supported over 2,000 tech companies and entrepreneurs. ventureLAB’s innovation hub is a 50,000 square foot facility that is home to over 45 tech companies and partners. In this role, you’ll have the opportunity to work with a wide range of professionals, including the ventureLAB team, tech entrepreneurs, industry executives, public and private sector partners.

Tasks & Responsibilities:

Working cross-functionally with all ventureLAB departments, you will:

Provide operational support required to ensure the efficient and effective management of Partnership Programs
Monitor partner status, and update records within Salesforce
Work with partners and Programs team to curate partnership content, events, programs, and services available to technology entrepreneurs
Work with Marketing team on promoting partner content on the Innovation Space TVs and monthly Programs Newsletter
Other duties as required
Skills/Requirements:

Working experience in marketing, partnerships or business development preferred
Strong customer/partner service orientation
Excellent time management and organizational skills, detail oriented
Entrepreneurial team player who can multi-task
Canada Summer Jobs Program Criteria

Applicant is:

between 15 and 30 years of age (inclusive) at the start of employment;
is a Canadian Citizen, permanent resident, or person on whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act* and
have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations.
*International students are not eligible. Recent immigrants are eligible if they are Canadian citizens or permanent residents.

How to apply:

Send your resume and cover letter to hr@venturelab.ca, noting “Program Intern – Partnerships — Job ID 202007” in the subject line by June 5, 2020.

Hourly rate: $16/hour.

Hours: 35/week.

Please note this is an 8-week contract position ending on or before August 28, 2020. Due to the current COVID-19 situation, all interviews will take place remotely.We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

To apply for this job email your details to hr@venturelab.ca