CLIC Innovation is an open innovation cluster with the mission of creating breakthrough solutions in bioeconomy, circular economy and energy systems. The company facilitates co-creation of new knowledge and manages joint R&D&I projects. CLIC Innovation is owned by 30 multinational companies and 16 Finnish universities and research institutes.
We are now looking for
Head of Bioeconomy
to manage the implementation of our RDI strategy for bioeconomy. The Head of Bioeconomy is also responsible for the continuous update of the RDI strategy in cooperation with our shareholder organisations. Moreover, the person will participate in CLIC’s stakeholder engagement activities as well as in CLIC’s international collaboration.
- A broad understanding of bioeconomy and deep knowledge in some of its fields; a PhD degree is valued
- Comprehensive knowledge of national and European public funding instruments for RDI
- Experience in working in international research networks
- Industrial networks in the fields of bioeconomy
- Good organising skills and considerable experience in managing large RDI projects
Working within our network will demand excellent communication and facilitation skills as well as a high proficiency of skills in both written and oral English. Additional knowledge of either circular economy or energy systems is considered an asset.
We offer a unique position in which you will be involved in building the future of bioeconomy together with the best experts in the field and in collaboration with our international partners.
Please send your application and CV by email to jatta.jussila(at)clicinnovation.fi no later than October 7th, 2018.
Further information: CEO Jatta Jussila-Suokas, +358 40 825 6500 (Wed 26.9. between 10-11 am and Mon 1.10. between 3-4 pm).