Activities involved
Program Manager Research
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Resume
  • Remote or online
  • Good for groups
  • Accessible by public transit

Innovation Lab Program Coordinator

21 Ave NE, Calgary, AB, T2E 1S2 [map]
6-8 hours / monthly
Year long term
As an Innovation Lab Program Coordinator, you will be responsible for coordinating and supporting the Innovation Lab team and working directly with the Program Manager to meet deadlines and goals. You will also be responsible for contributing to the development of a strategy for delivering our research and expertise to the community. 

This process will start with an intensive systems mapping process and will be followed by strategic execution with a focus on partnerships and relationship building. Imagine Cities is founded on 27 research categories encompassing city topics, so research assistants will need to be comfortable working with complex systems and wicked problems.
Additional Details & Skills Required
Coordinate and attend monthly meetings with the Innovation Team and contribute to strategic direction and execution
Support Research Assistants as they conduct secondary research and primary interviews contributing to the system map
Support strategic execution of the systems map
Present findings to larger Imagine Cities team
Analyze gaps identified in the system map to inform strategic direction
Work with Innovation Team to roll out Innovation Lab offerings
Certification or Education Required
Strong interest in economic development, civic engagement, city building, and/or city planning
Basic understanding of systems thinking or desire to learn this fast
Enrolled or graduated from a University/College diploma, certificate or degree or College program
Strong planning and organization skills and the ability to lead teams
Effective oral and written communication skills
Strong analytical and problem-solving 
Ability to work independently
Activities involved
Program Manager Research
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Resume
  • Remote or online
  • Good for groups
  • Accessible by public transit