Innovation Manager (Fashion, Textiles & Technology)

Location
London, United Kingdom
Posted
26 May 2020
Closes
23 Jun 2020
Ref
LCO-BOF-1642566564116873
Function
Administration
Level
Manager
Hours
Full Time

The role

We are looking for a highly skilled and motivated individual to work collaboratively with academic staff, College-based Business & Innovation teams, Associate Deans of Research; Director, Co-Director and Creative R&D SME Programme Manager of the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) funded Business of Fashion, Textiles and Technology Creative R&D Partnership; and the Research Management and Administration Department to support the development of knowledge exchange (KE) projects and opportunities across University of the Arts London (UAL). 

The role will specifically support the development and management of the Fashion, Textiles and Technology (FTT) programme of innovation-focused activities with external partners (including Knowledge Transfer Partnerships and contract research) aligned with the Government’s Industrial Strategy. In addition, working pro-actively to develop new external partnership opportunities through discussions with academic staff and professional networking with businesses, universities and funders.