Business Development Associate
Foundry Spatial is a fast-growing environmental analytics firm based in the beautiful city of Victoria. We are recruiting for an enthusiastic, talented person to join our development team. Foundry develops and maintains products which provide insights into environmental data.
Foundry Spatial has provided products and services to the environmental sector since 2009. Today Foundry’s water tools service large parts of western Canada. Foundry’s clients include major government entities and industrial and private customers seeking innovative technological applications and product development support. Foundry has received awards for its ground-breaking, decision-support technologies for more efficient water resource management, and has several products in the development pipeline. Our culture is West-Coast relaxed, with work and life pursuits in balance.
Essential qualifications for this position are a recent Bachelor's degree in Commerce or MBA education with core knowledge and competencies in:
- Assessment of customer markets and outreach through advertising and direct communication
- Brand creation and management
- Sales processes for information technology
- Business planning processes including economics, financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting
- Project management tools and techniques
Foundry Spatial runs on a 37.5 hour work week, strives to pay competitively, while maintaining a benefits program commensurate with the size of the firm. Our current office is regularly stocked with great teas and coffee and is located outside of the city center, close to cycling trails, on a frequent bus route, and has free on-site parking.
Victoria is a great city to live in, with its cultural and demographic diversity, thriving music and arts scene, and direct access to the natural world through boating, cycling, hiking and camping, enjoying a moderate north Pacific climate.
WHY SHOULD YOU APPLY?
Foundry Spatial has a great team of web-developers, hydrologists and data scientists. We feel strongly about working in a field that leads to better environmental practices worldwide, through business efficiencies facilitated by technology. If you are ready to join the team and help fuel Foundry’s growth for the next decade of its life, please apply!
Please send your résumé and a cover letter to [email protected], addressed to the hiring manager. We will conduct in-person or video-conference technical interviews, and invite successful applicants to partake in a panel interview with Foundry Spatial staff. Though educational and professional qualifications are essential, we also strive to maintain a good culture-fit between existing team members and potential future employees.
While we are thankful to all applicants for their interest in the posting and we carefully review each application submitted, we will only get in touch with applicants whose profiles we feel are the best match for this position.
Foundry Spatial is an equal opportunity employer.