Senior Regional Business Development Manager, Northern Ireland
Up to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Full-time - Fixed term for 18 months
The Royal Academy of Engineering is harnessing the power of engineering to build a sustainable society and an inclusive economy that works for everyone.
In collaboration with our Fellows and partners, we’re growing talent and developing skills for the future, driving innovation and building global partnerships, and influencing policy and engaging the public.
Leading the Royal Academy of Engineering Enterprise Hub node in Northern Ireland, you will build a strong and credible network of key stakeholders, champion engineering and technology entrepreneurs, ensuring they have skills, networks and resources at their disposal to succeed in their entrepreneurial endeavour.
Your impact on the future of engineering innovation in the region will be considerable; with significant autonomy to operate, you be charged with ensuring successfully starting up and growing the first ever Enterprise Hub node outside London. With this in mind, we are looking for an exceptional professional. With the people skills to build relationships with a wide range of stakeholders from entrepreneurs, research, industry and Government locally, you will bring significant experience of supporting engineering and technology innovators and a good knowledge of innovation and entrepreneurship policy.
Naturally, you should be adept at managing networks, leading projects and interpreting technical material. You will share our deep passion for engineering, technology and entrepreneurship. A business development background would be very useful, but it’s your relationship management and commitment to delivery, that will matter most.
In return, we offer an unrivalled package of benefits including a non-contributory pension scheme, BUPA cash plan, private medical insurance, subsidised restaurant in London, regular social activities, health and wellbeing programmes and the opportunity of flexible working, as well as significant investment into your personal and professional development.
You will be based in Belfast with visits to our airy, stylish offices in a prestigious location, opposite St James's Park in London.
This role is part funded by Invest in Norther Ireland. This is a fixed term role for 18 months.
If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you.
To find out more and to apply, please visit our website via the apply button.
Closing date: 23:59 on 23 July 2020.
Please note, the interviews will take place during first week of August.