Commercialisation Manager - QMUL24910

About the Role

A Commecialisation Manager is required to manage the commercialisation of intellectual property arising principally from Barts School of Medicine and Dentistry, at Queen Mary University of London. This position requires knowledge of intellectual property protection and exploitation through technology licensing and new spinout company formation.

About You

You will have a strong scientific background in life science or medical science, with experience in technology transfer in higher education, or equivalent experience in the private sector. You will be a proactive self-starter, and preferably have a track record in deal transactions.

About the School/Department/Institute/Project

Queen Mary Innovation Ltd (QMI) is Queen Mary University of London’s (QMUL) wholly-owned technology transfer company and is responsible for the commercialisation and management of the University’s intellectual property and portfolio of spinout companies.

QMI protects and exploits QMUL’s research-derived intellectual property and helps to maximise the economic and societal impact of that research. This role is with the Biopharma team of QMI.

About Queen Mary

At Queen Mary University of London, we believe that a diversity of ideas helps us achieve the previously unthinkable.

Throughout our history, we’ve fostered social justice and improved lives through academic excellence. And we continue to live and breathe this spirit today, not because it’s simply ‘the right thing to do’ but for what it helps us achieve and the intellectual brilliance it delivers.

We continue to embrace diversity of thought and opinion in everything we do, in the belief that when views collide, disciplines interact, and perspectives intersect, truly original thought takes form.

Benefits

We offer competitive salaries, access to a generous pension scheme, 30 days’ leave per annum (pro-rata for part-time/fixed-term), a season ticket loan scheme and access to a comprehensive range of personal and professional development opportunities. In addition, we offer a range of work life balance and family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, and campus facilities including an on-site nursery at the Mile End campus.

The post is based at the Mile End Campus in London. It is full time, permanent appointment. The starting salary will in the range of £38,000 - £48,500 per annum (pro-rata), inclusive of London Allowance.

Queen Mary’s commitment to our diverse and inclusive community is embedded in our appointments processes. Reasonable adjustments will be made at each stage of the recruitment process for any candidate with a disability. We are open to considering applications from candidates wishing to work flexibly.

Informal enquiries should be addressed to Michele Hill-Perkins at m.hill-perkins@qmul.ac.uk

Application Instructions: 
Application Closing Date: 
18 May