Business Development Executive - North & Scotland

United Kingdom
£44000 - £52000 per annum
29 Jan 2021
28 Feb 2021
Jogesh Bowry
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Business Development Executive - North & Scotland to join as exciting Cell and Gene Therapy organisation, who one of the leaders in ATMP's. As the Business Development Executive you will be responsible for driving partnerships and collaborations across North England and Scotland, through raising awareness of our clients offerings across academia, pharma and biotech, identifying excising CGT opportunities and securing funding for these.


Your duties as the Business Development Executive - North & Scotland will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Build relationships in North England and Scotland with clinical, academic and commercial communities, ensuring a flow of high quality projects. You must also maintain a good knowledge of Biologics, Biopharma and CMO's within the market.

2. Identifying and securing transactions to secure projects which can be supported by our client, either through core funding or external collaborative R&D grants.

3. Asses key market areas of Gene and Cell Therapy to identify needs, enabling targeting of organisations which are developing new technologies.

4. Build close working relationships with UK Technology Transfer Offices within the North & Scotland Territory.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Business Development Executive - North & Scotland we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. A BSc in a relevant Life Science subject, although an MSc or PhD in preferable.

2. Proven industry experience in Sales or Business Development in the Life Science Sector, and experience managing key relationships. A network in the Bioprocess of Biologics industry is required.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with Technology Transfer in an academic or innovative environment. As well as experience of Grant Supported R&D collaborations and EU grants eg. Wellcome trust, Horizon 2020, Innovate UK

Key Words: Technology Transfer / Collaborations / Grants / Horizon 2020 / Welcome Trust / Innovate UK / Cell therapy / Gene Therapy / South UK / Business Development / Sales / R&D Collaborations / Life Sciences / Academic / Relationship Management /

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer that is happy to welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors and is made up of a collaboration of scientists supporting science. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.

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