Life Sciences Research for Lifelong Health

Commercialisation Manager


Babraham Institute Enterprise is the wholly-owned trading arm of the Babraham Institute.  
We are looking for a Commercialisation Manager to join our dynamic team to deliver the Institute’s Commercialisation activities as part of the Institute’s Knowledge Exchange and Commercialisation (KEC) strategy. 
This is a key role in BI’s KEC team that involves working with Institute staff, students and other stakeholders to help maximise the impact of BI’s research. The role holder is responsible for the management of the Institute’s patent portfolio, and will negotiate contracts on behalf of the Institute. 
The role holder will also manage the KEC Officer.
Applicants will have a PhD in a relevant scientific subject or equivalent experience, and will also have significant experience in commercialisation activities including contract negotiation.
Informal enquiries should be directed to Dr Simon Cook ( ).
Further information about the Institute can be found on our website. Application forms and further details are available electronically (, or e-mail:
Starting salary is £39,005 per annum to £43,342 per annum depending on experience.

Full details of the position can be found here.

On applying please quote reference CM-KM-KEC.
Closing date for completed applications is Wednesday 27th September 2017.
First interviews will take place on Monday 9th October 2017 and Wednesday 11th October 2017.
The Babraham Institute is a Disability Confident Employer and has a positive approach to employing disabled people.
The Babraham Institute receives strategic funding from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council and is an Equal Opportunities Employer. 


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