Business Engagement Manager - Fixed Term Contract

Job Title: Business Engagement Manager - Fixed Term Contract
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bath
Salary: Starting from £39,992, rising to £47,722 with a market supplement
Reference: 15630328
Job Published: March 15, 2018 00:00

Job Description

Business Engagement Manager - Fixed Term Contract

Faculty of Science


Highly Competitive

Placed On: 

Wednesday 14 March 2018

Closing Date: 

Tuesday 17 April 2018

Interview Date: 

Thursday 26 April 2018



The role

Are you a creative Business Engagement Manager, able to liaise with businesses and key stakeholders nationally and secure their involvement?

If so, this is an exciting opportunity for you to get involved with The Institute of Coding. A unique and innovative national initiative, led by the University of Bath, which brings together a range of universities, industry, training providers and professional bodies to address the UK’s digital skills gaps.

Led by the University of Bath, the Institute of Coding will develop and deliver innovative, industry-focused higher education across the UK. It will develop industry accredited degree schemes and short courses aimed at professionals, as well as working to widen the participation of women, returners to work and hard to reach groups. To help fill the UK’s digital skills shortage, the Institute and post-holder, will identify and work with key sectors and professions to enhance the provision of these skills.

You will be responsible for growing the IoC’s partners and will contribute to it's long-term sustainability. You will effectively engage with organisations, informing them of the skills development opportunities provided by the Institute of Coding, encouraging them to be involved on our committees and working groups, embedding them in the work packages and signposting them to the courses on offer.

You will work closely with colleagues across the University community, and in our many university, industry and third party organisations, to deliver this exciting new venture.To be successful in this role, you will have experience of working for a complex organisation, developing business engagement strategies and delivering them.

This post is being offered on a fixed term contract basis with an anticipated expiry date of 31 March 2021.

Informal enquiries can be made to Dr. Denise Cooke, Institute of Coding, on 01225 383852 or at

To find out more about The Institute of Coding visit

Closing Date: 

 17 April 2018

Interview Date: 

Thursday 26 April 2018

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