SSTI Job Corner

Have an open position? Let us post your position or RFP listing — it's free for SSTI Members/$95 for all others. Postings stay active on our website for 45 days and a brief mention is included in the SSTI Weekly Digest. Please use our listing submission form or send the position title, description, and any other relevant information to Ellen Marrison ( | 614.901.1690). The deadline to be included in our weekly newsletter is Wednesday at 12:00 PM. 

The following positions are available:

RFP for SBIR/STTR consulting services

Kentucky was recently awarded a U.S. SBA FAST grant to implement a pilot program to increase the number and quality of SBIR/STTR applications and awards. The Cabinet for Economic Development seeks a firm with extensive experience securing and managing grant funding for early stage tech companies. Visit the commonwealth’s contract site, click “Guest Access” and search for “SBA FAST” to find more information.

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President and CEO

BioNexus KC is leading the transformation of the Kansas City region into a nationally recognized center of excellence in life sciences research, development, and commercialization and is searching for a new President and Chief Executive Officer. The President & CEO will promote the advancement of life sciences initiatives by leading and directing the overall operations of BioNexus KC. S/he will ensure the continuation and growth of BioNexus KC by leading strategic/business planning, as well as promoting the life sciences and related technological capabilities and resources in the Kansas City region. The President & CEO will provide general management in the areas of budgeting, staffing, staff evaluation, and policy development. S/he will serve as the BioNexus KC Positional Director on the BioNexus KC Board of Directors.

More information can be found here.

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Director - Fourth Economy

Fourth Economy is searching for a Director who is a strategic thinker with at least five years of experience leading and managing complex projects in economic development, public policy, project management or planning. Applicants should be interested in advancing innovative models of community and economic development, and developing more effective strategies for regional economic development. Successful candidates will have experience managing multiple projects at the strategic and operational levels; an ability to manage existing relationships and generate new business; and interest in domestic travel for client and business development meetings. Client facing experience is required and a Master's degree is preferred.

More information on the position can be found here.

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Research Analyst - Delaware Prosperity Partnership

The Delaware Prosperity Partnership (DPP) is seeking a Research Analyst to serve as a resource for DPP's customers, partners and internal staff. The Research Analyst will assist in finding and using data to tell the story of Delaware, its economic sectors, and business and workforce trends. Successful candidates for this entry-level role will have a background in economics, business, planning, public administration, marketing, or a related field. The Research Analyst will be a key member of DPP's economic research team, working closely with the Director of Economic Research. 

More information is available here.

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