Specialist, Research & development


Offre publiée le 2023-01-13

Cirque Du Soleil

Job description

Specialist, Research & development Permanent position We were born from an eclectic troop of performers. Come live the experience of being yourself everyday to create the extraordinary.

OUR MISSION Since 1984, Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group has been focusing on ever more creative and magical work in order to constantly push the limits of the imagination and surprise spectators! Innovation and creativity are at the heart of our shows and will continue to transcend our upcoming productions around the world.

Today, we have a place for those who have a marked taste for thinking up exceptional products, for ensuring the smooth running of operations, for putting their ingenuity at the service of their team, in addition to contributing to enhancing their expertise and develop practices unique to Cirque du Soleil! So don't wait any longer and join the Cirque adventure! You will meet ambitious people and people passionate about the world of entertainment! YOUR MISSION In a dynamic environment that requires considerable autonomy , you will be the central point of R&D at Cirque.

The main responsibilities of the R&D Specialist are : R&D Vision · Define and propose a strategic vision and orientations of R&D and Innovation within CDCEG R&D PMO · Define the governance of Cirque’s R&D · Collect and identify the needs in terms of R&D and Innovation within the stakeholders.

  • Participate in elaboration of propositions, ideas, brainstorms, aligned with strategic orientations and creative vision.
  • Assist and support the Creation and Artistic managers to develop their ideas in a project management structure. · Develop a project framework to submit R&D initiatives.
  • Evaluate each project, establish a priority level, budget associated and do recommendations to Creative Council. · Follow-up on each initiative to ensure their completion and report on their evolution.

R&D Partnership · Implement forum and exchanges possibilities between creators and innovations, trends, etc. · Gather information and data on potential partnerships, internal and external, maintain communication and relationship.

R&D Central point of knowledge / information· Put in place and maintain a bank of creators, innovators, potential collaborators, partners, etc.

in collaboration with sectors of Casting, Human Performance and creation · Be aware off best practicesnew evolution trends and share with different Stakeholdersto bring a common understanding.

Develop a communications plan when appropriate. YOUR UNIQUE EXPERTISE · 5 to 7 yearsexperience in R&D environment · Significant project management experience in entertainment or Artistic environment · Documentation & reporting skills · Political abilities & Strong relations skills · Problem solver · Fully bilingual writing and speaking HERE IS AN OVERVIEW - An inclusive hybrid work mode based on team experience and flexible working hours - Access to an individual office on the days you come to the Montreal Studio, a stimulating environment that will allow you to put all your creativity to good use - A culture focused on the development of fair practices and unifying events - Professional growth focused on high quality projects to propel your career - A group insurance program, RRSPs and other benefits that we will be happy to present to you - Personalized support adapted to your professional ambitions : training program, regular check-ins, inter-team contribution.

Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group is committed to creating and maintaining an accessible and inclusive workplace. Proud ambassador of equality in employment, Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group is committed to eliminating discrimination based on age, skin color, origins, religion, sex, sexual orientation and any other characteristic.

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