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Innovation is at the heart of what we do. We bring fresh thinking, new ways of working and we’re not afraid to challenge the status quo. If you’re an innovative, forward-thinking individual, we would love to hear from you.
We are seeking an Ecosystem Innovation & Growth Specialist to join our specialist team.
Reporting into either one of our offices in Bridgend or Menai Science Park on Anglesey, there is an option to work from home based on your home address and the feasibility of supporting clients within Wales.
This role is an opportunity for a high calibre, experienced business professional to directly contribute to driving business innovation and growth in the UK. The role will identify ambitious high growth potential innovative SMEs in their local ecosystem and support them in accelerating their journey to significantly grow and scale; in particular the role will require experience and knowledge of the strategic funding and finance needs of innovative high growth potential companies in order to help them to become more investment ready, and invest-able, and in a position to harness their growth and scaling potential. The role will also play an important role in driving the Innovate UK “Place” agenda acting as an interface with accelerators, launchpads, Freeports and/or other regional clusters working alongside both Innovate UK EDGE Innovation and Growth Specialists colleagues and Scale Up Directors, drawing heavily on local and national ecosystem partners.