BioHub Incubator Manager
BioHub Incubator Manager

Location:  BioHub at Alderley Park

Full-time:  Competitive Salary, plus participation in BioCity share option scheme

This is a unique and highly rewarding opportunity to join BioCity, the UK’s leading life science incubation company, as part of a small local team responsible for growing the BioHub at Alderley Park into one of the leading centres in the country.  The Primary focus is working with established SMEs either existing or future tenants to expand the BioHub community and ensuring the day-to-day smooth running of the BioHub incubator, with high levels of client satisfaction

BioCity is focussed on creating the best possible environment in which early-stage life science companies can grow and succeed. It has over 12 years experience of achieving this in Nottingham and is now applying this knowledge and skillset to the BioHub

Principle aspects of the role:

Working to grow the BioHub community

  • Receive enquiries from companies interested in locating at the BioHub and manage the process of successfully recruiting the company to the site, ensuring it is efficient and effective.  This should include management of a suitable CRM database and effective documentation, as well as handling client negotiations to maximise both occupancy and income within the BioHub
  • Work closely with the BioHub Director and the Business Acceleration Manager to help them grow the pipeline of opportunities
  • Develop and implement a rolling calendar of initiatives & events to promote the BioHub and its unique ecosystem both internally and externally. Including contributing to promotional material and other documentation

 Supporting businesses already based at BioHub

  • The successful candidate will have significant responsibility for maintaining the cultural ecosystem within the BioHub, and further expanding existing systems already in place within the BioCity Group and implementing new ideas to support the businesses based at the BioHub.
  • Facilitate networks and useful connections between companies or organisations within the BioHub, within the BioCity base of companies and the wider environment
  • Forge strong links with the Corporate Partners and other Professional Service Providers to provide essential support for existing businesses
  • Maintain good relationships with BioHub customers ensuring high levels of service are delivered promptly, both through direct and regular contact and engagement with customers, and through liaising with other site wide groups (e.g. SHE, facilities management, customer service, etc.).
  • Develop and execute a pipeline of targeted events, and networking initiatives 
  • You will join a growing team of Incubator Manager across the BioCity Group and will be expected to liaise with your colleagues, share experiences with them, draw on them for support and equally provide support where needed.

Operational

  • Overall responsibility for the day-to-day smooth running of the BioHub, ensuring high levels of client satisfaction.
  • Ensure all lease and other documentation is issued appropriately, tracked, and regulations are adhered to (as advised by BioCity central team)
  • Light touch oversight of facilities, SHE, fault management.  Ensure faults and issues are logged with MSP facilities team and the appropriate suppliers, and that they are promptly addressed or escalated
  • Responsible for gathering relevant information for any grant reporting and preparing and submitting grant reports where required
  • Provide input into the budgeting process and regular forecasting
  • Provide information for management reporting and prepare reports as necessary

Experience

  • Experience of and understanding of a client-service environment is vitally important, possibly running an incubator, serviced office or hotel
  • Project management experience
  • Budgeting and reporting, especially grant reporting
  • Experience of life sciences sector desirable

Skills

  • Highly organised
  • Results driven- a “completer/finisher”
  • Strong Customer Relationship Management skills
  • Strong interpersonal and networking skills, a connector, with genuine interest in supporting the success of others
  • Understanding of what makes successful businesses
  • Managing processes, Developing standards, Promoting process improvement
  • Basic knowledge of finance and accounts
  • Self motivated and able to initiate and deliver projects with minimal supervision
  • Strong IT skills (MS Excel, MS Word, MS Powerpoint, comfortable with new systems)
  • Marketing Skills

Personal

  • A warm positive collaborative approach, honesty, personal integrity, and ability to work well within a team are highly valued and integral to the role
  • Self-motivated and self-starter who thrives on high levels of personal responsibility and is able to execute and deliver
  • Good common sense, logical decision-maker
  • Gravitas to work closely with senior client personnel
  • Strives for world-class excellence and delivery

Reporting structure: 

You will report directly to the BioHub Director and have responsibilities in delivering KPIs aligned with BioCity management objectives

Please do not apply unless you have very strong organisation skills, attention to detail, able to work independently, manage significant responsibility, and initiate new programmes, plan, prioritise, monitor, and deliver them, and, the opportunity genuinely excites you

Package and Benefits

  • Salary: £35-45, depending upon skills and experience
  • 25 days holiday per annum (plus Bank Holidays)
  • Stakeholder pension scheme (with contribution from BioCity) after successful completion of probationary period
  • Participation in BioCity share option scheme

Finally

The role will be full-on, challenging, engaging, exciting, highly rewarding and fun 

 

Closing date for applications: 1 September 2015

If you have any questions, please contact Ned Wakeman at: ned.wakeman@biohubatalderley.co.uk

If you would like to apply, please send CV along with details of current salary or salary expectations to: Louise.ball@biohubatalderley.co.uk

 

 

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