We are looking for an Innovation Partner (Manufacturing) to join the Innovation Practice in delivering advanced digital technology innovation projects to our clients and partners in the Manufacturing Industry. The Innovation Partner will lead innovation projects and activities, manage key relationships and seek opportunities to deepen our impact, grow our reputation and expand our reach. We are looking for an individual with a strong understanding of the wider Manufacturing Industry and proven experience of business analysis and business case development, preferably within an innovation context. The diversity of Digital Catapult’s work across industries, technologies, and organisations is reflected in the role, as it presents the opportunity to work across a variety of projects and programmes with corporates, startups, and public sector stakeholders. The Innovation Partner’s core focus is to ensure our innovation activities capture and address the needs of our customers and the ambitions of Digital Catapult, and ultimately deliver impact to the UK market in accelerating the adoption of advanced digital technologies in Manufacturing. This role requires experience in the Manufacturing industry, a strong business analysis toolkit, a strong understanding of collaborative innovation, and excellent analytical and critical thinking skills. We are looking for an individual able to clearly shape business cases for advanced digital technology adoption, design propositions, and influence internal and external stakeholders. A connection to the communities we aim to serve will be essential to ensure we design and deliver activities that are impactful for businesses, industries and the UK.