Overview

Responsibilities:

  • Manage the creation, implementation, and execution of the entrepreneurial programs;
  • Plan programs from start to completion, including deadlines, milestones, and processes;
  • Manage the process of exploration of novel ideas and venture hypothesis for entrepreneurs;
  • Evaluate program administration and delivery processes, implementing new changes, creating processes or systems as needed;
  • Research and implement business solutions, marketing strategies, and strategic relationships that will take startups to the next level;
  • Create/maintain a network of coaches and mentors to partake in tailored development of in-house produced ventures;
  • Develop and implement strategies that will maximize the synergies among program stakeholders;
  • Develop entrepreneurial program concepts and strategies, summarize results;
  • Establish KPIs, monitor and measure effectiveness;
  • Prepare progress reports and lessons learnt;
  • Evaluate business plans, conduct screening and due diligence of startups;
  • Evaluate innovation ideas, assess and generate proposals;
  • Analyze outcomes and maintain relevant metrics to manage the innovation activity;
  • Keep up to date with scientific and technological developments to involve these into activities of Innovation team;
  • Coordinate the activities of the innovation team to include; delegation of research materials, quality control of research and reports, management of innovation research timelines and task deadlines.

Required Qualifications:

  • Master's degree (preferably in business management or related field);
  • More than 3 years of experience in project management, marketing, business management, finance or relevant field;
  • Solid understanding and experience related to entrepreneurial processes, innovation methodologies;
  • Experience in planning and running incubation/acceleration programs is a plus;
  • Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects, reason analytically,
  • Able to work effectively with people with different backgrounds
  • Excellent English, Armenian, and Russian written and verbal communication skills.
  • Demonstrable passion for technology, emerging technology and innovation;
  • A self-starter who can be relied upon to complete assigned activities on time.

About FastFood CJSC

FastFood company is a franchisee of the international food brand KFC.