This is an exciting time to join Manchester Met. Since the development of our RKE Strategy in 2017, there has been an increased focus on high-quality, impactful Research and Knowledge Exchange through our 13 University Centres for Research and Knowledge Exchange (UCRKE). This has resulted in a marked increase in RKE activity and significant growth in the necessary staff to support further growth, including this role.
You will be an integral part of the expanding Business Engagement team, with the opportunity to help shape and deliver our University-wide Business Engagement Strategy.
The role requires a person with a strong ability to manage business partnerships with complex organisations including: developing, planning, communicating, negotiating, closing and providing excellent customer service. The ideal candidate will have experience in high-level B2B Partnerships Management, Business Development, Account Management or a related discipline. Experience working within a Higher-Education setting is highly desirable.
To apply, please submit your CV and Covering Letter via our application portal. For informal enquiries, please contact Martha Sama (Head of Business Engagement) on M.Sama@mmu.ac.uk