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Project Officer at Yukon College in Whitehorse

Posted on Apr 03, 2013 in Administration & Clerical

Hourly Wage/Annual Salary

More than $25/hr

Hours per Week

Full-time (35-40 hours)

Duration

Term

About this Job

This is a term bargaining unit position until March 31, 2014 with extension possibilities.

Yukon Cold Climate Innovation Centre (YCCIC) is a partnership between applied researchers, industry and government dedicated to developing, commercializing and exporting sustainable cold climate technologies. The centre facilitates collaboration between scientific researchers and businesses with the goal of creating commercial solutions that address cold climate issues.

As a member of the YRC staff, the Project Officer will provide support for critical early start research projects for various government and industry funded programs. You will be maintaining a directory of all research programs; seeking partnerships; preparing and tracking research projects, preparing budgets and ensuring financial and reporting requirements are met on all projects.

You will have an understanding of science and business as demonstrated by a combination of education such as relevant university degree in engineering, business or the natural sciences and related experience. Required skills include: developing research projects; developing and overseeing project budgets; scientific research experience preferably with a northern focus; academic writing; preparing final reports, preparing funding submissions, briefing notes and position papers; and liaising with funding agencies.


This job was posted on Apr 03, 2013 and will be removed on Apr 27, 2013

All applications must be received before Apr 17, 2013

Yukon College

Email: hr@yukoncollege.yk.ca

Website: http://www.yukoncollege.yk.ca/about/employment

Address: Box 2799, 500 College Drive Whitehorse, YT Y1A 5K4

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