Vacancy details

International Project Manager

Location: Hatfield

Posted on: 24/10/2022

• Do you like international travel and building business relationships with international partners?

• Do you want to work with innovative high growth SME businesses, supporting them to grow in new international markets?

• Do you want to work with our international team to shape overseas market visits that will maximise opportunities for UK SME businesses?

If you’ve answered “yes” to these questions the role of International Project Manager could be for you!

About the role

Working with our international team to develop and deliver Innovate UK funded international programmes that will benefit innovative UK businesses looking to expand and grow internationally.

You will:

  • Liaise with Innovate UK colleagues, and overseas partners to develop a programme itinerary that creates opportunities for participants that offer maximum potential for collaboration and to do business
  • Organise all activities, including participants travel, hotel and logistical arrangements
  • Market the programmes to attract the most innovative high growth businesses
  • Support successful participants in their preparation to become ‘market ready’ by developing and organising a programme of workshops with relevant sessions
  • Lead the overseas visits, enabling opportunities for participants to exploit business opportunities

About you

  • Experience of working internationally within a service or business support organisation
  • Experience of organising overseas trade missions or similar activities with SMEs
  • Proven track record of working with partners and building relationships within a business-to-business environment
  • Experience in working in a marketing and/or PR environment

What do we offer?

What we offer

This role is full time permanent role, you will be home based, with access to our Hatfield office a required the salary is up to £37,080 per annum for the right candidate.

  • Broadband allowance
  • A generous, up to 10.5% non-contributory pension scheme (conditional upon being enrolled and remaining in the scheme for the duration of employment)
  • Ill-health income protection (conditional upon meeting the scheme rules)
  • Life assurance (Death in Service) scheme underwritten under the pension scheme regulations (conditional upon meeting the scheme rules)
  • 26 days holiday (rising to 28 after 2 years’ service)
  • A flexible and supportive working culture including access to mental health first aiders
  • Wellbeing services for employees including access to discounts, workshops, employee assistance programme, Doctorline and more
  • Modern, open space and technology enabled working environment
  • Flexible benefits including holiday-buy scheme, eye care vouchers, annual flu vaccination, and a cycle-to-work scheme.

We are committed to equality of opportunity for all and value diversity in our workforce.  If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

About us

We are one of the UK’s foremost business support organisations and for over 25 years, we have provided business advisory services to more than 500,000 small to medium sized businesses on behalf of Government and Private sector organisations. As part of our expert team, you can expect to be empowered to be the best you can and share our company values of Openness (I am keen and willing to engage), Inspiration (I want to be the best that I can be), Conviction (We win, or lose, together) and Accountability (I will take responsibility and ownership).  As a business we recognise that giving a superior service to our clients depends on making the most of our people and we aim to give our teams challenging opportunities, recognition for achievement, job enrichment and the maximum flexibility we can.

The fine print

Please note we are not a Home Office visa sponsorship licence holder and therefore you must be currently eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this role.

  • Please read our recruitment privacy notice available on the Exemplas website for information about how we process your personal data.

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