Research Commercialisation Lead

Twickenham, London
Band J, starting at £42,036 
22 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
18 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Hours of Work Full Time
Contract Type Permanent

Department: Enterprise and Innovation 
Reports to: Director of Enterprise and Innovation 
Salary: Band J, starting at £42,036 
Hours: Full Time, 37.5 hours a week 
Leave: 30 days annual leave plus University closure days 

Purpose of role 

Since 1850 St Mary’s has been preparing students for flourishing lives and successful careers within a strong community of trust and respect based on our Catholic ethos and identity. St Mary’s has now embarked on an ambitious vision to establish itself as Britain’s leading Catholic University. 

We are therefore expanding our innovation and enterprise work to enable us to extend our reach and impact, as well as resource new projects for the University, creating opportunities for our staff and students. 

You will work with academic and enterprise staff in faculties and with the University’s Research Office to support staff in sharing knowledge, demonstrating the impact of their research and undertaking consultancy, contract research and public engagement activity, generating income for the University. You will help to commercialise the University’s research by developing relationships with public, private and third sector clients to build effective research partnerships. 

With experience of working within HE or a research setting, you will have experience of commercialising research and building strong external relationships. You will have strong commercial skills and a track record of securing competitive funding bids. With experience of project management and managing multi-disciplinary collaborations, you will bring excellent interpersonal skills to the role. 

For more information about the role, please click here

Closing Date: 18 November 2018 at 23:59 

Interviews are likely to be held week commencing Monday 26 November 2018