We’re Hiring!

Innovation & Partnership Manager, £28k

This is an exciting opportunity to play a leading role in designing and driving forward a wealth of innovation partnership opportunities where businesses can benefit from working with academia.

The main purpose of the role is to assist with the delivery and development of all aspects of business advice on innovation to new and existing businesses throughout East Sussex and those looking to locate within the county, brokering relationships between business and HE/FE institutions. This is a pivotal role, helping businesses to access the right support to develop their ideas, adapt to changes in the market place and to build valuable relationships with our educational partners, gaining access to their research and enterprise opportunities and talent pool.

Working closely with the wider marketing and business teams, this role will be responsible for identifying and creating a partnership framework, and creating a culture of innovation and support for stakeholders to deliver new business development opportunities. You will also work closely with other business support and funding teams to understand the client’s business objectives and bring together the appropriate information in order to drive forward recommendations and solutions to enhance the overall service offering.

This is a genuine chance to step into a totally unique situation at an extremely exciting time regarding the direction and strategy of the organisation, supporting businesses through their innovation journey, encouraging investment in R&D and signposting to relevant funding opportunities, so please get in touch today to find out more and apply.

Please email  info@ldbgroup.co.uk for full job description and to request an application form.

Closing date for applications is 5pm Thursday 29th March 2018.


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