Now Hiring: Program Coordinator - Startups

Apply now! We are looking for a Program Coordinator to join our Startups team.

We’re looking for a passionate Program Coordinator to create exceptional experiences for Amii’s clients and program participants! This opportunity is a full-time, permanent position.


About Amii

One of Canada’s three main institutes for artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning, our world-renowned researchers drive fundamental and applied research at the University of Alberta (and other academic institutions), training some of the world’s top scientific talent. Our cross-functional teams work collaboratively with Alberta-based businesses and organizations to build AI capacity and translate scientific advancement into industry adoption and economic impact.

About the Role

Reporting to a Program Owner, the Program Coordinator serves as a key member of a dedicated program stream and an active participant in facilitating excellent client relationships and industry partnerships within the organization. The Program Coordinator is responsible for customer success and prides themselves on creating exceptional experiences for Amii’s clients and program participants.

Also, the Program Coordinator acts as an invaluable team resource for end-to-end logistics of program and product delivery.

The Program Coordinator acts as an internal fixer for a cross-functional team and is driven to identify and remove barriers to ensure team cohesion and collaboration.

The role focuses on achieving excellence in three principal accountabilities:

  • Program and Product Execution
  • Client Success
  • Team Cohesion

The Program Coordinator also undertakes specific, but limited, planning roles when opportunities arise that are aligned with their skillset and growth plans.


  • A University degree in a relevant program is an asset
  • Experience working within a technology-focused organization is an asset
  • Proven ability to develop relationships with partner organizations, potential partners such as companies, sponsors and community members
  • Intellectual curiosity and desire to learn new things, techniques and technologies
  • Experience in community relations, project management, business development and inbound marketing best practices
  • Ability to identify the needs of stakeholders and create/drive new solutions


  • Strong interpersonal communication skills for effective interactions with internal departments and external stakeholders.
  • Exemplifies excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrates an outgoing, positive, group-win approach and a willingness to learn and share
  • Successfully manages multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment

What you’ll love about us

  • A professional yet casual work environment that encourages the growth and development of your skills.
  • A chance to learn from amazing teammates who support one another to succeed.
  • Competitive compensation including paid time off and flexible health benefits.
  • A modern office located in downtown Edmonton, Alberta.

If this sounds like the opportunity you've been waiting for, then please don’t wait to apply! To apply, please send your resume and cover letter indicating why you think you'd be a fit for Amii through the listing on Indeed.

Amii is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and excellent workforce.

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