What is the opportunity?
RBC REACH, delivered in partnership with Highline BETA, is a milestone-driven startup accelerator program created to speed the path to investment and commercial collaboration with Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) for early-stage companies. The program targets high-impact tech start-ups with the potential to impact the way RBC supports its business and consumer clients.
You are passionate about wanting to work with startups and a large enterprise at the same time to find truly collaborative opportunities. You will operate as part of the team to ensure startup founders and internal sponsors get the most out of the RBC Reach program. Cohorts include companies from around the world focused on specific themes that are strategically relevant to RBC Ventures and more broadly RBC.
This position will report into the Managing Director, RBC Capital Partners for successful achievement of agreed upon goals and objectives, driving a high level of performance, operational effectiveness, and sustainable value creation for RBC shareholders.
This is an exciting opportunity to play a key role in developing Canada’s first truly differentiated accelerator, uniquely focused on working with start-ups to help them to create a path to success in the financial services sector. To be successful you will need an intrapreneurial attitude as the program and role evolve. You will work as part of a team to successfully grow RBC REACH.
What will you do?
Your will be responsible for the coordination and the successful execution of the accelerator program.
What do you need to succeed?
What’s in it for you?
We thrive on the challenge to be our best, progressive thinking to keep growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper. We care about each other, reaching our potential, making a difference to our communities, and achieving success that is mutual
Royal Bank of Canada is Canada’s largest bank, and one of the largest banks in the world, based on market capitalization. We are one of North America’s leading diversified financial services companies, and provide personal and commercial banking, wealth management, insurance, investor services and capital markets products and services on a global basis. We have over 80,000 full- and part-time employees who serve more than 16 million personal, business, public sector and institutional clients through offices in Canada, the U.S. and 37 other countries. For more information, please visit rbc.com.
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Inclusion and Equal Opportunity Employment
RBC is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veterans status, Aboriginal/Native American status or any other legally-protected factors. Disability-related accommodations during the application process are available upon request.
Address: 20 Bay St
Work Hours/Week: 37.5
Work Environment: Office
Employment Type: Permanent
Career Level: Experienced Hire/Professional
Pay Type: Salary + Variable Bonus
Required Travel (%): 0-25
People Manager: No
Application Deadline: 01/21/2019
Req ID: 179715
Ad Code(s): RBC Ventures