Commercial Manager: University of Leicester

Space Park Leicester is set to be a global centre for Space research, innovation and education. It will bring together world-class researchers, leading businesses and agencies in a single location on a stunning new campus. Developing novel collaborations, a vibrant network, product and process innovation, it will be the location for space enabled and Space 4.0.

We are seeking to recruit a commercial leader with the passion to deliver on the development of the unique community at Space Park.  The role requires the flair to create and implement profitable business propositions, underpinning new products and services to meet the needs of the space and space enabled sector.  Working with a team of educators, researchers, technical experts, and a range of innovation offers you will leverage the unique assets at Space Park to create value and revenue growth.

About you

This is a unique and exciting opportunity for a motivated, experienced individual with strong commercial skills and experience. It requires a results driven team player with a passion for building business growth.

Additional information

Informal enquiries regarding this opportunity are welcome and should be made to William Wells on 

Leicester is a leading University committed to international excellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. We are strongly committed to inclusivity, promoting equality and celebrating diversity among our staff. Located in the heart of the UK, you will have the opportunity to progress your career in a supportive and varied environment that values hard work and recognises individual achievement.
In return for your hard work, we offer a working environment that is committed to inclusivity, through promoting equality and valuing diversity. We offer a competitive salary package with excellent pension scheme and a generous annual leave allowance. Located close to Leicester city centre, our award winning campus benefits from a wide range of cafes, a fully equipped sports centre and nursery facilities.
Closing date: 
Thursday, September 17, 2020
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