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We’re Hiring a Regional Director for Ontario

One of the key ways we deliver services across the country is through our Regional Directors. We are currently looking for a Regional Director, located in Guelph, to serve this important role for Ontario.

Regional Director - NPC Ontario (Guelph, ON)

Natural Products Canada (NPC) is a not-for-profit organization with a vision to make Canada flourish as the Silicon Valley of natural products. It aims to align, expand, and optimize the pan-Canadian natural products ecosystem to accelerate the development of products and technology platforms that bring real value to real customers. NPC was established in 2016, and is funded by a range of public and private investors, including the Government of Canada’s Centre of Excellence in Commercialization and Research (CECR) program administered by the Networks of Centres of Excellence.


The Regional Director (RD) is the primary point of contact between NPC and its key clients, including industry, universities and research organizations. The RD plays a critical role in connecting clients with existing national expertise, infrastructure and facilities to accelerate the commercialization process. The RD is also responsible for identifying and evaluating investment opportunities that will deliver NPC’s objectives and offer significant commercial success. The position requires a skilled and engaged individual that is highly motivated to work with a diverse range of stakeholders to help accelerate the commercialization of natural products. The RD reports to the Chief Executive Officer. The position is based in Guelph, ON.


Experience and Skills Required


Interested individuals are invited to forward a resume and cover letter to on or before April 21, 2017.

We thank all interested parties; however, only those applicants under consideration will be contacted.

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