AURIL2017 Annual Conference
5th and 6th October 2017


Bristol Marriott Royal
College Green, Bristol, BS1 5TA 

Contact: Fiona Lees
  0141 548 4754

Knowledge Exchange Funding Executive
Closing 23 July 2017

Reference: 030782
Salary: £26,052 to £32,004
Location: Sheffield Hallam University

Fixed term until 31/07/19.

Working with the Knowledge Exchange Manager, your role will involve extensive engagement with academics and with business, to grow and refine the University’s pipeline of commercial opportunities.

Your information-gathering, diligent record-keeping and communication of progress will help build the evidence base upon which IP and commercialisation decisions are made.

Drawing upon excellent inter-personal skills, you will establish new business relationships that harness University expertise and IP for innovative products and services. You will facilitate research translation by keeping academics apprised of relevant funding opportunities and by supporting the submission of applications.

We are looking for a confident, motivated, pro-active communicator, with a successful track record at the higher education/industry interface. You will be familiar with the knowledge exchange funding landscape and you will show aptitude for increasing collaboration with business partners. Individuals who are keen to develop skills and experience against non-essential criteria are encouraged to apply.

This role offers the right candidate the opportunity to contribute to and further develop some of the University's most innovative offerings, enhancing Sheffield Hallam's reputation as one of the UK’s leading applied universities.

For more information and to apply, please click on this link.