Business Development Officer

Job title Business Development Officer

Department Faculty of Science

Salary Starting from £33,199, rising to £39,609

Grade Grade 7

Placed on Friday 12 July 2019

Closing date Sunday 28 July 2019

Interview date To be confirmed

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The Faculty of Science is looking for a pro-active, enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to join our Placements and Industrial Engagement Team in the role of Business Development Officer.

Working in close liaison with the Faculty’s Placement and Industrial Engagement Manager and Director of Studies, you will liaise with businesses nationally promoting and developing our existing degree apprenticeships, following up leads from existing and new contacts and building key relationships with interested partners.

You will be able to use your knowledge gained through previous business development or related experience and initiative to manage and prioritise effectively the requirements of the role. Effective and professional liaison with internal and external contacts and the ability to establish good working relationships is an integral part of the role and so highly developed interpersonal and communications skills are essential.

We care about student and staff well-being, excellent service and University reputation.

Trust, care and our team’s work-life balance are part of our core values, resulting in commitment to our roles and each other’s welfare.

If this approach resonates with you and you are a good team player who also enjoys working independently and taking initiative and you feel you meet the essential criteria listed on the application we would welcome an application from you

Learn more about our Faculty, its Departments and our placements here:

For an informal discussion, please contact the Placements and Industrial Engagement Manager, Louise Oliver (01225 383381 or

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The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.