Business Researcher - Brighton
Research, Enterprise & Social Partnerships
Location: Brighton - Moulsecoomb
Salary: £34,520 to £41,212 per annum
The University of Brighton's Green Growth Platform has recently been awarded £3.5m of funding from Research England, Connecting Capability Fund to deliver a national green innovation network, Clean Growth UK.
We are recruiting for several posts to complete our dedicated and passionate team. We are looking for a highly motivated individual with a good degree and ideally a postgraduate qualification/PhD or equivalent professional experience aligned to low carbon/sustainability sectors.
You will develop and support the delivery of a high value, impactful portfolio of industry-academic R&D projects across cleantech sectors, as part of the Clean Growth UK, ensuring excellent standards in terms of project management, research impacts and business focussed outcomes. You will possess specialist knowledge in research / R&D methods related to low carbon / sustainability sectors and a solid knowledge of latest industrial and policy trends in low carbon or sustainability sectors, along with the ability to use a range of communication approaches and delivery techniques to work with industrial partners, university colleagues and students.
Job sharers welcome. Please note that this is a fixed-term post until 31.12.20.
Closing Date: Friday 13 July 2018
Interview Date: Monday 23 July 2018