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  • Location: London
  • Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 3 months ago

  • Sector: Business Support
  • Contact: Gabby Boczon
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01403 216216
  • Start Date: 2022-05-30
  • Job Ref: V-47366

Do you have aScientific degree? Do you have experience in sales, account management or customer relationship management? Do you have experience identifying and securing grant funds? 

If you answered yes, then I might have an exciting opportunity for you! 

I am headhunting for a fantastic client who are looking to advance the growth of the UK cell and gene therapy industry, by bridging the gap between scientific research and full-scale commercialisation. Their aim is to create powerful collaborations which can overcome challanges in the advancement of the sector. They have an additional requirement for a Accademic Engagement Officer to join their London site. 

The main responsibilities of the role would be to establish close relationships and an understanding of academic capabilities and research to identify new opportunities to collaborate and support the translation of novel cell and gene therapies and to develop innovative solutions for the industry.


  • Experience of technology transfer in an academic or innovative environment

  • Experience of securing grant supported R&D collaborations

  • The intellectual interest and experience to interact with academic communities and the biotech industry

  • Working knowledge of the UK and European grants e.g. Innovate UK, Wellcome Trust, Horizon 2020

  • Experience in key account and customer relationship management

If your experience fits, and you could like to hear more about the role then please apply today!