Full-time, Fixed Term position until December 2025
Salary HEW 8 + 17% Superannuation and Flexible Working Arrangements
Based at the Melbourne CBD campus, and hybrid ways of working
About You As the Entrepreneurial & Innovation Program Lead at RMIT Activator, you will be passionately dedicated to nurturing founder talent and launching high- impact ventures. You will play a crucial role that drives pre-accelerator and accelerator programs, nurturing high-growth startups, and fostering an innovative and entrepreneurial culture across the university. Your key responsibilities will include leading the design and delivery of high-impact entrepreneurial programs, developing inclusive initiatives for diverse cohorts, collaborating with university departments and industry experts to enhance our offerings, and championing a participant-centric approach to meet the evolving needs of startups. Additionally, you will manage a philanthropic fund aimed at nurturing founder talent and driving impactful contributions to the ecosystem.
To be successful in this position, you'll have:
Demonstrated experience in entrepreneurial and startup environments.
Strong knowledge of lean and iterative product development principles.
Proven ability to facilitate dynamic learning experiences.
Excellent collaboration and communication skills.
Please Note: Appointment to this position is subject to passing a Working with Children and National Police Check.
About RMIT Activator
RMIT Activator activates knowledge and generates impact through entrepreneurship. Our mission is to empower founders, ventures and communities to deliver global impact, at scale, ensuring sustainability of people and planet into the future. We do this through a suite of entrepreneurial skills and venture support programs and services and large-scale impact projects and partnerships.
RMIT Activator is a partner on a number of collaborative, externally funded projects with public and private partners seeking to drive sustainable economic impact and empowerment across a diverse range of communities and contexts. RMIT Activator provides entrepreneurship as a platform to achieve these aims, designing and delivering a range of entrepreneurial engagements and programs to uplift entrepreneurial capability and activity and generate sustainable impact and outcomes.
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Position Description - Entrepreneurial and Innovation Program Lead
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27 Feb 2024 11.59 pm
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