5. Knowledge, Skills and Experience Needed for the Job
A PhD or degree in a biomedical or related relevant scientific subject,
Experienced project management / scientific role in the bio-medical sector,
Track record in pro-active opportunity generation leading to increased revenue,
Excellent influencing skills and ability to successfully network and engage with academia and industry,
Account and client relationship management experience with highly developed communication skills,
Demonstrable experience of working collaboratively with colleagues to manage and deliver projects,
Experienced in reviewing and negotiating contracts to deliver translational and commercial endpoints.
Experience of HEI sector and understanding of universities as complex public-sector organisations,
Experience of working in Knowledge Exchange and Commercialisation,
Knowledge and experience of intellectual property protection and exploitation.