Associate Director – Entrepreneurship

Location: London
Salary: £61,896 to £71,057 per annum.
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 18th January 2024
Closes: 25th February 2024
Job Ref: 982

About the Role
The Associate Director – Entrepreneurship will convene and connect the vibrant but scattered entrepreneurial community across Queen Mary. Working with other enthusiasts you will increase support for entrepreneurs and coordinate efforts to develop coherent, integrated and clear offerings to staff and students who aspire to develop entrepreneurial skills and start businesses. Based in the Research and Innovation Directorate the Associate Director will work with other parts of the University including the School of Business and Management, Careers and Enterprise and Queen Mary Innovation Ltd, the University’s technology transfer company. Reporting to the Director of Research and Innovation and the CEO of QMI, you will lead the creation of a connected collaborative environment and bring a step change to this activity across the whole university community.

About You
Experienced in building support for entrepreneurs, ideally in a university environment, you care about ensuring that all entrepreneurs from diverse backgrounds get the support they need to meet their aspirations. You are committed to an inclusive approach and can lead effectively, bringing people together with a common purpose. Knitting co-curricular and extracurricular activities, you will develop creative new programmes and increase access to mentors, accelerators and investors for the entrepreneurial community.

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.

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