Business Development Manager
Operating across locations in Carlow, Wexford, Wicklow and Dublin the Institute has over 9,000 learners and staff with a significant international learner cohort. We offer a broad range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Science, Engineering, Business, Humanities and Computing. Key research strengths include Computer Games Development, Bio-Environmental Technologies, Product Design, Social Sciences, Sport Science & Health and Engineering Technologies.We are seeking highly motivated, talented and ambitious individuals to join our team in delivering a Technological University for the South East.
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER (REF: 54/18)
InsurTech Networking Centre DAC (Up to 3 years)
InsurTech Networking Centre DAC (INC) is a sector-specific enterprise development centre being established by Institute of Technology Carlow and funded through Enterprise Ireland Regional Enterprise Development Fund.
INC are looking for a Business Development Manager. This position is co-located in Institute of Technology Carlow and Wexford Campus, with a remit of overseeing InsurTech innovation activities and developing training, education and research programmes for the insurance sector. S/he will be responsible for supporting the innovation needs of our corporate partners, supporting the growth and acceleration of the InsurTech startups in our programme and managing the organisation and execution of the INC programme.
This is a unique opportunity for an experienced insurance professional seeking to move their career into the FinTech/InsurTech space. The ideal candidate will have a comprehensive background in insurance and be able to demonstrate knowledge of new technologies (i.e.: blockchain, cryptography, distributed ledger, ethereum).
The successful candidate will have at least 5 years industry experience in the insurance sector including programme management and delivery, business development, project management and experience of early-stage startups.
The Institute is committed to the implementation of the recommendations of the Expert Group on Gender Equality in Irish Higher Education Institutions (HEA June 2016).
Successful candidates for all of the above positions will be expected to demonstrate a commitment to advancing equality, diversity and an inclusive community.
Further details are available on our website (click APPLY)
Closing Date: Friday 25th May 2018 at 12.00 noon.
Institute of Technology Carlow is an equal opportunity employer, working towards building and maintaining an inclusive environment which promotes equality, values diversity and is committed to family friendly policies for all.