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 (marrison@ssti.org | 614.901.1690). The deadline to be included in our weekly newsletter is Wednesday at 12:00 PM. 

The following positions are available:

FinTech Program Manager - ATDC at Georgia Tech

Serving within the Research Faculty of The Institute, Startup Catalysts directly support the extension, service, and economic development missions of Georgia Tech to the State of Georgia and beyond. Primarily this role provides entrepreneurial incubation and acceleration services to Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC) companies in strategic areas that foster their development and encourage growth. Specifically this position will specialize in financial technology (FinTech) startup incubation.  Incumbent will oversee the ATDC FinTech Program which will include (overall): recruiting financial technology startups; marketing the ATDC FinTech Program; and directing/coordinating all efforts involved with relevant program partners/stakeholders/constituents.    

More information is available here.

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Senior Economic Development Analyst

RTI has an opening for a Senior Economic Development Analyst in its economic development practice area of the Center for Applied Economics and Strategy. The successful candidate will lead and contribute to assessments and evaluations for economic development initiatives related to innovation, entrepreneurship, industry sector growth, skills gaps, and inclusiveness. Our clients include state and local governments, foundations, regional authorities, non-profits, and international governments and donors.  The position’s primary focus is on applied research that helps governments, non-profits, higher education organizations and foundations develop strategic plans and assess outcomes or impacts of programming related to job creation and retention, industry growth, innovation ecosystems, and inclusive growth. 
 
A full description is available here.
 
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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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