The Digital Catapult is seeking to hire an experienced Senior Partnerships Manager to contribute to the growth of our R&D program portfolio in the UK, Europe and beyond. You will be developing partnerships and generate ideas for collaborative R&D proposals and tenders, taking them to successful submission, in collaboration with the Digital Catapult technology, business and innovation teams. The Senior Partnerships Manager will work across large opportunities published in the UK, Europe and Internationally by public funders and large donors. The person will be directly contributing to the design and execution of our collaborative R&D strategy and be involved in influencing national and international funding bodies. Digital Catapult is currently targeting manufacturing and creative industries sectors and works across the following technology areas: Future Networks (5G, LPWAN, IOT), AI (AI and Machine Learning), Immersive (VR, AR) and Future Focus (Distributed Ledger technologies, Quantum).