ASTON UNIVERSITY

Business Engagement Manager

Location
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Salary
£33,199 to £39,609 per annum
Posted
04 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
04 Oct 2018
Ref
R180389
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Aston Business School Salary:  £33,199 to £39,609 per annum
Grade:  Grade 08
Contract Type:  Fixed Term (36 month contract)
Basis:  Full Time
Closing Date:  23.59 hours BST on Thursday 04 October 2018
Interview Date:  To be confirmed
Reference:  R180389

Aston Business School is seeking to appoint a Business Engagement Manager to work on a 3-year project part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). The project is to assist small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in the Black Country LEP to reduce their use of energy. 

The Business Engagement Manager will play a critical role in engaging businesses onto the project and will deliver diagnostic support to the businesses. You will also organise workshops for the SMEs.

The selected candidate will have a background in manufacturing and will be experienced in working with SMEs to help them in the reduction of their carbon usage and GHGs. He/she will also have experience of grant funded projects.

You will be analytical and able to work with senior academics in finding creative solutions to reducing energy usage.