Salary: c £42,000 per annum DOE, plus benefits.   Closes on19th Feb 2024.

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The University of Manchester Innovation Factory (“UoMIF”) is The University of Manchester’s subsidiary responsible for identifying and leading the commercialisation of its innovations and intellectual property.

The University of Manchester is committed to generating world-class innovation that will create major social and economic benefit across the globe. The UoMIF collaborates with academic inventors from the University to identify opportunities that have the potential to create social and economic impact. It then translates these into a form where they can be used by industry and society as a whole. Access to innovations may be created via technology licensing or the formation of spin-out companies. The UoMIF aims to provide a world-class service to academic colleagues and to attract and engage with important external stakeholders including industry; entrepreneurs; licensors and investors; and corporate venture partners.

As part of our objective to become the world’s most effective University Technology Transfer organisation, we are wanting to appoint a talented Asset Portfolio Analyst to complement the Asset Portfolio team with key responsibilities and accountabilities sitting within the realms of Licensee Portfolio Management, Spinout Portfolio Management and Alliance Management & Reporting.

The successful candidates core capabilities will be to establish and maintain relationships with internal stakeholders,  commercial partners and spinouts to ensure proactive asset portfolio management.

They will work with the deal team to generate post-deal summaries for licenses and also liaise with our Payroll & Finance team making sure that all financial obligations are met.

A degree or similar level 6 qualification (England, Wales and N.Ireland Qualification levels) or equivalent is essential for this role.  A post graduate qualification in a business-related discipline would be advantageous.

This is an exciting time to join the UoMIF as we strive to become the number one University Technology Transfer organisation. As such, we are offering an excellent salary and benefits as well as a genuine opportunity to develop your skills and career within a globally respected organisation.

To apply please send an up to date CV and cover note to