Innovation Manager (Sydney)

The Innovation Manager role builds the Food Agility presence across Australia, managing interactions with an assigned list of partners and helps coordinate activities with other nodes. The Innovation Manager supports the CRC’s three Research Program Leaders. They will work closely with industry partners and researchers across the consortium to provide expertise in project concept development and management, developing collaborations and building partnerships. This role also includes identifying commercialisation opportunities.

The position is one of the commercial faces of Food Agility CRC and will be one of the points of contact for large and small corporate organisations, government agencies and research organisations.

Key Accountabilities

Growing the Food Agility presence:

Stakeholder Engagement with agencies from the state; industry; education; and research sectors:

Identifying R&D and Innovation opportunities for industry, government, and education organisations and science sectors to contribute to, and benefit from FACRC activities:

Research Leader Support:

Key link to the CEO on matters of operation and of local issues:

Key Selection Criteria

How to Apply

Specific questions and applications (including a current resume and a brief application letter outlining your suitability for the position) are to be forwarded to Clare Rutherford, Portfolio Manager via

CLOSING DATE: COB Friday 13 September 2019

Please note that applications from agencies will not be considered at this time.

To be eligible to apply for this role you must be legally permitted to work in Australia on a permanent basis.

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