Closing date: 20 October

Interview date: 3 November


This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in innovative research at Wave Hub, the world’s largest facility for pre-commercial demonstration of offshore renewable energy technology. Wave Hub Limited is seeking a highly motivated self-starter who has experience of working in a research and/or business development role and who understands the renewable energy industry. The role offers a diverse and interesting remit encompassing technology development and R&D project delivery.

Wave Hub Limited

Wave Hub Limited (WHL) is a research organisation that is currently owned by Cornwall Council. WHL’s main responsibilities are to manage, operate and maintain the purpose built Wave Hub demonstration facility in Cornwall and to develop the Pembrokeshire Demonstration Zone in Wales.

Profile Description - Responsibilities

The Research & Business Development Manager is responsible for identifying, securing and delivering R&D opportunities for Wave Hub Limited (WHL). This includes leading discussions with potential research partners, identifying new research opportunities, active involvement on the technical content, identification of appropriate funding provision, preparation of R&D funding bids and management of successful projects through to completion. The Research & Business Development Manager also engages with project and technology developers, supports delivery of new business opportunities for WHL and is responsible for managing the Floating Wind Technology Enabling Project.

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Applications should be sent to Wave Hub Limited, Chi Gallos, Hayle Marine Renewables Business Park, North Quay, Hayle, Cornwall TR27 4DD or emailed to by 4pm on 20 October 2017.