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SME R&D Manager

SME R&D Manager

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    Education & Training, Office & Specialist Support, Grants

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  • Salary:

    £47120.00 - £56771.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Samantha Johnston

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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We are currently recruiting an SME Research and Development Manager to take on a leading role within a Creative Arts Institution.

The role:
As the SME R&D Manager you will deliver and build upon the established SME R&D Programme which has awarded £2.7m to SME organisations to support the growth and innovation of fashion, textiles, and technology business, through collaborative research and development. You will engage with internal and external partners to deliver existing projects and look at innovative ways to develop the service offering in future. This role will also be supported by an R&D Coordinator.

A bit about you:
* Track record in relationship development and working with multiple external stakeholders.
* Experience working within Knowledge Transfer Partnership / Exchange, enterprise support or complex grants management.
* Experience of planning and managing multiple R&D projects and their successful delivery
* Experience and proven track record of identifying and nurturing industry partnerships and collaborations with partner organisations.

In return:
The University offers a competitive salary of £47,120.00 - £56,771 per annum pro rata and an excellent benefits package. The role offers hybrid working opportunities This is a great opportunity to join a leading brand at the forefront of research and development in the creative industries sector.

We want you to have every opportunity to demonstrate your skills, ability and potential; please contact us if you require any assistance or adjustment so that we can help with making the application process work for you.