Business Development Director (Physical Activity, Sport and Public Health)

Opening Date:
9 Nov 2015
Closing Date:
3 Dec 2015
Salary Range:

Our new £14m Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre (AWRC) will drive collaboration between higher education and industry to fuel both economic growth and improvements to health and wellbeing in the Sheffield city region.

As business development director you will be central to making that vision a reality as you develop exciting ideas for future projects and research and development proposals in the areas of physical activity, sport and public health – as well as building our portfolio of partners, which already includes Toshiba and Westfield Health.

We’re looking for someone with the creativity, vision and business focus to make the connections between research developments and commercial applications. With a science or technology background and wide-ranging industry connections, you’ll also bring innovation and proven leadership skills as you work with the director of the centre to build and implement a sustainable business development strategy.

This is a great opportunity to have an influence at a national level and be part of the most advanced research and development centre for physical activity in the world. Watch the video to find out more at