Vacancy for Innovation Program Coordinator in Baku, Azerbaijan

PASHA Holding invites experienced candidates to fill the position of Innovation Program Coordinator.


Job description:

• Facilitate cross Strategic Assets (group wide) project teams and department team meetings;
• Build and maintain trusting, collaborative relationships, and partnerships with internal and external stakeholders (universities, incubators, accelerators, other innovation ecosystem players);
• Support and manage internal events like pitch competitions, lunch & learns;
• Draft website/intranet page and social media posts, collaborate with our corporate communications team to ensure alignment;
• Support implementation of Group-wide Innovation program;
• Arrange External Innovation Events such as hackathons, startup competitions;
• Create internal idea generation tool in Intranet (Innovation Page) and build framework for idea processing;
• Develop Innovation newsletter;
• Support Innovation Team in other relevant tasks;

Education, Experience and Skills Required:

• 2-5 years of experience in strategy, operations, project management
• Demonstrated track record of supporting complex projects and building strong relationships with cross-functional team members;
• Ability to gather, understand and synthesize complex information into actionable recommendations and communicate them in a digestible way;
• Understand basic finance and modeling, including cash flow analysis, IRR, NPV etc;
• Strong project management skills (Availability of project management certificates is preferable);
• Mixed background in multiple industries is preferred;
• Strategic sighted;
• Strong facilitation, consultation and convening skills and experience;
• Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build trust and productive relationships;
• Passionate about technology and eager to stay up to date on latest trends;
• Fluent English, preferably Turkish and Russian languages;
• Professional presentation skills, Microsoft Office programs;
• Staying abreast of innovation trends, Finance/Insurance is preferable;

How to apply:

Interested candidates are requested to submit:
• CV to ;
• Put “Innovation Program Coordinator” in the subject line;
• CVs should be sent by the 03 May, 2021.

Attention: Candidatures not eligible for the requirements of this position, not following the above rules or applied after the deadline will not be considered.