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Senior Scientific Consultant, Applied R&D (26223)

to £50,000 DoE + Benefits

Technology scouting and innovation for Life Sciences

A multi-disciplinary technology company is looking to recruit a Senior Scientific Consultant to join their R&D team. This role will work on leading-edge projects with global partners in industry and academia. Key responsibilities include: contributing to and shaping the R&D strategy; identifying and assessing new scientific areas; developing R&D collaborations in new technology applications; preparing documentation for UK and international grant proposals; helping develop a network of external scientific experts and key opinion leaders; and performing due diligence on competitive science, IP and technologies.

Interested candidates should have:

  • a PhD in science and proven working experience in an R&D environment.
  • demonstrable experience in a similar New Technology role.
  • strong communication skills (verbal and written English).
  • the ability to work independently but also appreciate the value of collaborations.
  • good project management skills including time-management and being able to deliver to a deadline.

The company looks to support careers and is offering a competitive salary including share options.

Keywords: Technology Scouting; Innovation; Life Sciences; Applied R&D; Networking; Collaborations; Industry; Academia

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Recommend for £250 - see www.ecmselection.co.uk/tell-a-friend for details.