19 September 2020

Job Opportunity: Creative SME R&D Programme Manager

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Business for Fashion, Textiles and Technology (BFTT) team  to manage and oversee the development of our Creative SME R&D Support Programme.

The Programme to date has supported R&D innovation in the following fields: bio-material development; food and metal waste initiatives; sustainable woven and non-woven textiles for interiors, and healthcare; laser technology applications for material finishing; on-shoring of sustainable manufacturing; novel digital solutions to crowdsource creativity, and supply chain traceability.

Working in consultation with the BFTT Directors across the partnership, and building on this established portfolio and UK wide network, the post holder will develop provision for contract research and KTP activity toward achieving growth in state-of-the-art innovation in fashion, textiles, technology and adjacent industry sectors.

You can find more information on how to apply here.