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Business Development Administrator (Ref:153)

Salary range: 
£23,754 to £26,715 per annum

As a new university based within one of the UK’s fastest growing city economies, the University of Suffolk is expanding and is currently recruiting for a number of exciting new opportunities within the Business Engagement, Careers and Employability team.

As part of an increased commitment from the University to business development and knowledge exchange and to diversify income streams, a key development within the Directorate is the growth of our sector focused Business Development Managers (BDMs). BDMs will support knowledge exchange, and enable business and industry to connect with the University’s expertise.

The post of Business Development Administrator will provide administrative support support to the BDMs. This will include helping to manage the relationship between internal and external stakeholders and the support and administration of the preparation of funding bids, business engagement events and knowledge exchange projects.

The Directorate of Business Engagement, Careers and Employability supports our academic Schools to connect our academic expertise with industry, transform our local community through knowledge exchange, enhance the student and graduate experience through entrepreneurship and develop our University as a place to do business.

For more details on the role or to see how you meet the criteria, please see the full job description.

Closing date:   Monday 12th April 2021

Interview date:  Friday 23rd April 2021

We are actively committed to growing and supporting a diverse workforce and welcome applications from all backgrounds and communities. We particularly welcome applications from black and ethnic minority candidates and from candidates with a disability who are currently under-represented within our workforce. 

We consider flexible working requests for all our vacancies.

Closing date: 
Monday, April 12, 2021 - 17:00

How to apply:

  1. Read the Guidance Notes and Privacy Notice
  2. Fill in the Application Cover Sheet
  3. Fill in the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form
  4. Attach a curriculum vitae and a covering letter setting out clearly how you meet the essential and desirable criteria for the post

Please return them as Word (.doc) or Rich Text Format (.rtf) attachments by email to including the post title and reference number in the email subject heading.

If you a have a disability and need to use a different method to apply for the role then please contact our recruitment team so we can make the adjustments to the process for you.

After submitting your application, if you have not heard from us before the interview date shown, please assume you have not been shortlisted for interview.

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