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Divisional Manager: Research & Innovation. Enterprise Ireland






Enterprise Ireland  At Enterprise Ireland, our mission is to accelerate the development of world-class Irish companies to achieve leading positions in global markets.  Our clients employ 207,000 people across Ireland with exports exceeding €25bn, making a  signifcant contribution to the Irish economy.  Divisional Manager: Research & Innovation This is an exciting opportunity to help Irish companies achieve a competitive advantage through customer-led innovation as part of our new strategy, ‘Leading in a Changing World’. The Research & Innovation Divisional Manager will take a lead role in driving the commercialisation of research and innovation between Irish industry and third-level institutions.  They will also strengthen collaboration between networks and industry at a national and EU level, to support the economy by increasing jobs and exports. As a key member of the Enterprise Ireland Senior Leadership Team (SLT), you will: – Provide leadership and oversight of the division to deliver our strategic objectives. – Increase company R&D spend to €1.4 billion per annum by 2024. – Manage the national Horizon Europe team to deliver in excess of €1 billion of funding for  Irish projects. – Deliver impact from the €500 million Disruptive Technology Innovation Fund (DTIF. – Lead Enterprise Ireland’s role in the development and implementation of national  and international technology policy. – Direct Ireland’s participation in key international technology programmes, including the  European Space Agency and the Enterprise Europe Network. – Manage and develop a range of programmes to deliver collaborative projects between industry  and the publicly funded research syste. The closing date for receipt of completed applications is on the 23rd of May 2022.  For detailed job descriptions and information on the application process, please visit:   Enterprise Ireland is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to championing an inclusive and diverse workforce.

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9 days ago