University Partnerships Manager - Life Science Reagents

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Cancer Research UK
38000.00 - 54000.00 GBP Annual + + excellent benefits
24 Oct 2018
21 Nov 2018
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

University Partnerships Manager- Life Science Reagents (internally known as Senior Business Development Manager)

Salary: GBP38k - GBP54k (dependant on experience) + excellent benefits

Location: London, Angel (with flexibility for home working)

Are you a self-motivated and sharp minded individual with a passion for science and experience of Business Development that can help us beat cancer sooner?

Ximbio is the world's largest non-profit technology transfer organisation dedicated exclusively to research reagents. Ximbio forms part of Cancer Research UK, the world's largest independent cancer research funding organisation, which funds research in excess of $500M annually. Ximbio is part of Cancer Research UK Commercial Partnerships (formerly Cancer Research Technology) where it has partnered with and commercialises the research reagents of more than 70 universities, technology transfer offices and research organisations worldwide.

Our mission is to make research reagents such as mouse models, cell lines, antibodies, small molecules, proteins, etc. developed in academia around the world easily available to researchers and life science companies in order to accelerate research. Ximbio is based in London with a satellite office in Boston, USA, with plans to expand further.

The Ximbio Senior Business Development Manager role would be ideal for a life science graduate with a PhD and relevant experience, to be involved with finding, assessing, managing and commercialising new research reagents from around the world in order to build and develop a unique repository of novel and rare reagents. The successful candidate will have a range of responsibilities which would include building and managing a rapidly growing number of relationships with key research organisations and suppliers worldwide.

We are able to offer this role at either Manager or Senior Manager levels, should an exceptional candidate apply that doesn't quite meet the Senior Manager criteria. Salary range advertised covers both levels.

To apply, please visit our website via the button below.

What we can offer you:

  • A wonderful culture where everyone feels valued
  • 25 days leave per annum with the option to buy 5 extra days
  • Excellent pension scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Season ticket loan
  • Volunteering opportunities
  • Fantastic work/life balance and flexible working

We will be reviewing and inviting suitable candidates to interview as they apply, so please do not delay your application to avoid disappointment.

Please submit a cover letter with your CV as part of your application.