Officer for Knowledge exchange and commercialisation (KEC)

Ark Talent Group Limited
£30,000 - £38,000.
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Location: Norwich.

Salary: £30,000 - £38,000.

Working hours: Office hours. Flexibility is required to attend and host appropriate events. Travel is included in the role, including abroad, which will require short periods away from site.

Reporting to: Head of Business Development.

My client, a genomics and bioinformatics is seeking a Knowledge Exchange & Commercialisation Officer to support their commercial activities.

Key responsibilities:

- To advocate & implement of best practise procedures.

- Implementation if the client impact strategy for various projects; ensuring the innovation and insight is well communicated.

- Identification, investigation and reporting of commercial opportunities that merge with the client research portfolio.

- Supporting research projects through to exit as part of ensuring team members articulate their research impact.

Key qualification requirements:

- BSc (or equivalent) in Life Sciences.

- MBA (or equivalent).

- Success in genomics and/or bioinformatics background.

- Outgoing and demonstrable communication skills with excellence in scientific communication skills.

- Demonstrable ability to dissect scientific data and research information and repackage for communication to a wider audience.

- Demonstrable success in networking and ability to create new networks.

- Experience with contract and IP licensing.

Serious applicants only. Your CV must reflect the requirements outlined above to be considered for this role.