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International Projects Manager

Location: Hatfield

Posted on: 28/07/2023

Do you want to play a key role in developing and delivering international programmes that benefit Innovative, High Growth businesses?

Do you have experience of managing internal and external stakeholder relationships with both UK-based and overseas partners?

Do you like international travel?

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

About the role

You will develop and deliver international and global programmes to promote collaboration and innovation resulting in maximising impact for the participating business

You will be responsible for:

  • Work with our funders to develop the programme and itinerary for each funded programme, liaising with Sector and Market Specialists, intermediaries (such as Innovate UK family members, DBT) as appropriate together with relevant overseas organisations within host market;
  • Act as an International & Global Programmes ambassador and promote opportunities for EDGE clients across the Exemplas EDGE teams, and use other appropriate channels such as UK intermediaries as appropriate
  • Organise an effective recruitment and selection process for each programme, ensuring that EDI principles and best practice are used throughout;
  • Manage the overseas market focused activities enabling delegates to receive maximum benefit from the programme;

About you

You will need to have

  • Experience of developing beneficial relationships with stakeholder organisations;
  • Experience of working internationally within a service or business support organisation;
  • Proven track record of working with partners and building relationships at senior management level within a business-to-business environment;
  • Experience of developing internationally focused project ideas and bringing them forward for delivery;
  • Experience of organising and managing overseas visits or similar activities with SMEs

What do we offer?

This is a very exciting opportunity, and we are keen to make this appointment as soon as possible. Our pay range for this role is £36,000- £43,920pa FTE depending on experience, skills, knowledge, and qualifications. This role is not eligible for car allowance.

  • Broadband allowance
  • Generous, up to 10.5% non-contributory pension scheme
  • Ill-health income protection
  • Life assurance (Death in Service)
  • 26 days holiday (rising to 28 after 2 years’ service, pro rata for part time)
  • Flexible and supportive working culture including access to mental health first aiders
  • Wellbeing services for employees including access to discounts, employee assistance programme, Mental Health First Aiders, Doctorline and more
  • Modern, open space and technology enabled working environment
  • Flexible benefits including holiday-buy scheme, eye care vouchers, annual flu vaccination, Cyclescheme.

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 Exemplas website for information about how we process your personal data.

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