KAST is seeking a Business Coaching Coordinator

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Now Hiring graphicContract Posting: Business Coaching Coordinator

Job Description:

The Business Coaching Coordinator will be responsible for client intake, program coordination, coach/client monitoring, data collection and reporting management of KAST’s business coaching services: KAST Mentorship & Business Assistance (KASTmba) and the Venture Acceleration Program (VAP) at KAST.

These coaching services are offered to technology and technical-oriented businesses and concept companies throughout the West Kootenay and Boundary regions.

The actual mentoring, coaching and/or consulting will not be the role of the Coordinator.

The Coordinator reports to KAST’s Executive Director.


Terms of Contract:  10 hours/week. Contract to March 31, 2015 with possible extension.                                             

Start DateOctober 6, 2014

Contract rate:  $45/hour

Location:  The Coordinator may work independently from either a home or business office in the West Kootenay/Boundary, or from the KAST office in Rossland or the Gyre co-work space in Nelson, as available/appropriate.                                             

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  1. Experience working with startups and/or technology companies
  2. Ability to work independently; meet project schedules and budgets
  3. Strong attention to detail
  4. Excellent interpersonal and team skills
  5. Strong verbal and written communications and reporting skills
  6. Comfort with administrative technology, including CRM management
  7. Valid BC driver’s license, access to a vehicle and willingness to travel frequently within region and occasionally beyond region

Additional Assets:

  1. Sales & Marketing experience
  2. Business Development experience
  3. Relevant educational background

Apply:  Email resumes with cover letter to erin@kast.com

Date Posted:  September 16, 2014

Closing Date:  September 24, 2014