Centre Manager – Science/Technology – South Devon – S/LM123

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Centre Manager – Science/Technology – South Devon – S/LM123

Salary: Negotiable

Job term: Permenant / Full Time

Job outline:

An exciting opportunity now exists for a commercially biased person to take on the role of Centre Manager, based in South Devon.

My client is looking for someone to promote their new facility to clients, hi-tech companies and start up technology groups across the south west and beyond.

You will be actively selling and promoting office/meeting rooms, laboratory space, facilities and technology equipment as well as support.

As part of the promotional activities, you will be attending business networking events, breakfast meeting and exhibitions and as such it is expected that you will have strong presentation skills.

You will also be involved with obtaining sponsorship, as well as gaining grant and research funding.

In addition you will be providing support and direction to the centre with a focus on developing long term relationships with current and emerging hi-tech companies etc.

Along with this you will also oversee all services including facilities, security, landscape, reception, legal & tenancy agreements etc.

You will also take responsibility for the financial and strategic objectives of the facility and reporting of this.

Whilst the position is based in South Devon, some travel with overnight stays will be required.


You will be an experienced manager with industrial experience.

An understanding of technologies such as Photonics, Optoelectronics, Microelectronics or similar will be a distinct advantage.

An understanding of technology funding would also be an advantage.

Additional information:

Candidates MUST be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Skills: Technology, Funding, Management, Sales, Photonics, Optoelectronics, Microelectronics

To Apply: Please forward your CV and a covering letter to lee@at-recruitment.co.uk

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