Business Development Manager - C98700A

Newcastle University - Professional Support Services - Research & Enterprise Services - FMS Enterprise

We require an all-round business development professional to work on a range of enterprise related project activity including translational grant applications, due diligence and freedom to operate, project management, knowledge transfer, consultancy, CPD, patents, licensing, business planning, commercial services and Research and Development.

You should have at least a first degree in a relevant life science related subject and an understanding of the principles, processes and issues underpinning commercialisation (in its broadest sense) in a Higher Education institution. Technical, strategic and commercial acumen will be required. Previous experience in both academia and the commercial sector (e.g. pharmaceutical, biotechnology or healthcare sectors) would be a distinct advantage.

You will work within a dedicated team within the Faculty of Medical Sciences, with particular responsibility for pharmacy, nutrition and sports and exercise research, and will closely with colleagues in other Faculties within the University, the Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and other NHS services.

For an informal discussion on these opportunities, please contact Martin Cox (Head of Enterprise Services, Faculty of Medical Sciences), 0191 208 7309,

To apply for this position, you should submit your written application, giving full details of your qualifications and experience.

Interviews will take place on Thursday 11 January 2018.

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