Chief Executive Officer

(Attractive six figure package)

The Sensor and Imaging Systems Innovation Centre (CENSIS) draws on Scotland’s world-leading research base in vibrant advanced engineering and high-tech industrial sector. Funded by the Scottish Funding Council in partnership with Scottish Enterprise and Highlands and Islands Enterprise, CENSIS draws on Scotland’s end users of sensors and imaging systems to create collaborative projects that accelerate business and economic growth.

This is a unique opportunity to work with market leaders and game changers in global markets. We are seeking a highly entrepreneurial CEO, one who understands the commercial value of business-led partnerships with academia for the realisation of commercial value.

You will have incontestable leadership credibility, demonstrating a proven track-record of informed, entrepreneurial and commercial judgements calls and decisions in stimulating business opportunities, shaping impactful partnerships and breaking through barriers that inhibit collaboration. Your refined influencing skills grasp the nuances of influencing ‘upwards’, as well as ‘across’ intelligent organisations with proven ability to work across different governance and commercial structures in SME, corporate, HEIs and Public-Sector organisations. Your demonstrable track-record of success will command the respect of influential business leaders, academics, politicians and civil servants.

For an informal and confidential discussion, please contact Baljit Dhadda on 020 3096 7776 or 07736 880699.