EBRI Business Development Manager

Birmingham, West Midlands (GB)
£32,548 to £38,833 per annum
27 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
28 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

EBRI Business Development Manager
Engineering & Applied Science
Salary:   £32,548 to £38,833 per annum 
Grade:   Grade 08
Contract Type:   Fixed Term (until 30th April 2019)
Basis:   Full Time 
Closing Date:  23.59 hours BST on Wednesday 28 March 2018
Interview Date:  To be confirmed 
Reference:   R180080

The European Bioenergy Research Institute requires a Business Development Manager to develop new opportunities in the fields of bioenergy, bioproducts, and energy from waste and energy systems.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the ability to manage a pipeline of opportunities, work to targets within a structured environment, manage a complex workload and develop effective working relationships.
Good communication and organisational skills are essential.

The candidate will be actively involved in supporting briefings, consultations, seminars, workshops and demonstrations. Working closely with academics and technologists in EBRI and other University departments as well as other business development professionals to support new industry related business opportunities and collaborative research projects.

You will report to EBRI’s Project Manager and work closely with a wide range of research teams both in EBRI and in the wider university.
Experience in research related business engagement and development would be advantageous. Experience in bio-energy, energy or energy systems would be ideal. The candidate will ideally you will have a degree in marketing or a business discipline and/or substantial relevant experience.

For further information about this position, please contact Tim Miller (EBRI Project Manager) on 0121 204 3583.

Further details:    Job Details 

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