Circa £34k - £37k
Scottish Health Innovations Ltd has been established to identify, protect, develop and commercialise NHS Scotland intellectual property. Successful intellectual property exploitation requires specific skills and knowledge. We are looking to recruit a Programme Manager to work at our offices based in the Golden Jubilee National Hospital in Clydebank. Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer you will have responsibility for managing NHS projects through the commercialisation process, including:
- managing the products development pipeline programme
- evaluating market opportunity and identifying development route
- managing the development of the products or technologies
- securing and managing development funding
- identifying potential licensees
You will be educated to degree level or equivalent in a scientific discipline and will ideally have experience of working in a commercial environment. Good interpersonal and communication skills, a flexible and adaptable attitude to working on your own and within a multi-disciplinary team environment and the ability to problem solve are key attributes for this position. Experience of working within a regulated industry, for example pharmaceutical or medical devices, would be distinctly advantageous. Some travel throughout Scotland is necessary therefore a driving licence and use of a car is essential.
Applicants are invited to send a CV (no more than 3 pages) and covering letter (no more than 2 pages) preferably by email to Mrs Susan Sweeney at the address below. Please note that interviews for successful candidates will be held on Tuesday 9th December 2014.
Closing Date: 5pm Thursday 27th November 2014
Scottish Health Innovations Ltd
Level 4 East, Golden Jubilee National Hospital
Agamemnon Street, Clydebank
Tel: 0141 951 5506