NEPIC currently seek an experienced business development manager to join the team. Working alongside our project delivery teams, you will assist with the evaluation of companies and sectors for potential involvement with the cluster and cluster-led programmes.
Research will involve the development of personal contacts through both networking and desk-based activity to gain market intelligence, extending to regional academic bases and innovation centres as appropriate.
This role requires, as a minimum, indirect industrial experience and knowledge of the region’s industrial base and its networks. Direct industrial experience is desirable, along with knowledge of the process sector and a science or engineering related degree.
NEPIC is an award-winning membership cluster organisation working with the chemical-using industries in the North East of England. We are privately-owned, led by industry and work to support cluster members to become successful and sustainable organisations, in a collaborative business environment that helps them to grow.
In support of this, the SME Growth programme has been established to help the vibrant small business community across Durham, Tyne and Wear and Northumberland achieve ambition and growth via business mentoring and facilitated industry engagement.
Interviews will be held w/c 04th & 11th September 2017, with the position commencing at the earliest opportunity. The successful candidate, who will be based in Sunderland, will secure a fixed term, full time contract through to 31st December 2018.
To apply, please supply a covering letter and CV via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Philip at NEPIC Ltd, Loftus House, 12 Colima Avenue, Sunderland SR5 3XB.