Looking for awesomeness!

by on August 13, 2013

“Timing is everything” and maybe timing for you is right now, because iNovia Capital is looking for a Communications Associate.

You have a natural ability to communicate and your peers call you a social butterfly. You are early in your career and have a burning desire to show you have what it takes to be a communications guru. You are a go-getter. You are not looking for a mundane job, you want an opportunity that will accelerate your growth. Last but not least, you love a fast paced work environment (and you can outrun the Energizer bunny after a day’s work). If the above defines you and the below motivates you, we want to hear from you!

Go-getterThe role:

  • Be the key iNovia Community resource for our portfolio entrepreneurs.
  • Play a leading role in organizing iNovia’s related events including the Annual General Meeting (AGM), CEO Summit, CIO dinners and AccelerateMTL.
  • Prepare and issue all new investment press releases and major announcements. This includes using mailing software tools, social media, press relationships and other contacts to get our portfolio stories out.
  • Maintain an up-to-date database of iNovia’s media contacts and relationships to the benefit of our portfolio companies.
  • Support portfolio companies with PR best practices as needed.
  • Write or review blog posts written by iNovia, its Venture Partners and portfolio companies.
  • Manage iNovia’s various social media profiles and maximize engagement with the community.
  • Help manage iNovia’s website and most importantly its content.
  • Provide support for other communications or administrative needs, which in turn can help accelerate iNovia and its portfolio growth.

Requirements:

  • A “go-getter” with an amazingly positive attitude.
  • Work experience of ideally 2 years in marketing and communications, minimum.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Self motivated, autonomous and extremely well organized.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Strong familiarity with social media networks and tools.
  • Desire to learn and grow in an entrepreneurial environment.
  • A passion for technology and the early stage tech scene.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary & full benefits.
  • Casual, fun, work environment where growth is unlimited.
  • An opportunity to work with a who’s who of startup and tech companies.

Location: Canada or United States

Contact us at jobs@inovia.vc with your Linkedin profile link and a few paragraphs about what makes you awesome!

About iNovia Capital: www.iNovia.vc  @inovia

iNovia is a leading Canadian venture capital firm that partners with exceptional entrepreneurs to build successful companies in high-growth sectors. The team is comprised of entrepreneurs and sector experts focused on Mobile, Internet and Digital Media.  iNovia has $275M under management across three seed and early-stage funds.