Key and functional tasks of the department
– Development of Technopark as an attractive place for start-up companies, small and medium enterprises;
– Formation of the Technopark community consisting of industrial experts, researchers, technology entrepreneurs and investors;
– Development of communication platform between Technopark residents and Nazarbayev University community aimed for initiation of joint innovation projects.
Key and functional tasks of the position
– Search and attraction of technological start-up companies, small and medium enterprises in Technopark;
– Carry out of work on placement of Technopark residents;
– Ensuring interaction between Technopark residents and faculty, scientific community and students;
– Promotion of Technopark and its residents through holding and participating in exhibitions, conferences, networking events and PR campaigns.
Bachelor’s degree/master’s degree in the field: management, business administration, economics and marketing, innovation management, strategic management, innovation development, natural sciences, engineering sciences. Diploma of completion of a foreign university is welcome.
Desired professional experience
– Work experience in similar positions in development institutes, technoparks, business incubators;
– Presence of contacts with industrial experts, researchers, technology entrepreneurs and investors.
Professional knowledge and personal qualities
Ability to work effectively on an individual basis and as a member of the domestic and international team;
Experience of work with documentation: preparation of draft of contracts and agreements; contract negotiation and maintenance;
Memos, reports, policy briefs, letters writing skills;
Interpersonal and organizational skills
Ability to function effectively within the limited time constraints.
Proficiency in languages
Kazakh (oral / written) – fluent [preferable];
English (oral / written) – fluent [required];
Russian (oral / written) – fluent [required].
A highly trained PC user (Microsoft Office)
Until position is filled