Executive sought for new commercial role

Apr 28 2015

Executive job vacancy – come and work at the “knowledge factory”!

Opportunity knocks for a commercially-savvy and community-minded executive to join the Hunter Medical Research Institute (HMRI) as it continues its global push towards the implementation of translational medical research excellence.

HMRI has grown in recent years to become the State’s second largest medical research institute, with 1400 clinical and biomedical staff affiliated through the University of Newcastle and Hunter New England Health.

The newly created and pivotal role of Associate Director – Commercial will have a key focus on strategic growth, organisational development and executive leadership. The successful applicant will oversee operational aspects of HMRI including finances, IT, facilities, company secretary and administration duties.

“HMRI has an outstanding reputation for research, professionalism and quality, so we are seeking someone with a track record of executive leadership, strategic agility and the ability to build and maintain enduring relationships with all key stakeholders,” HMRI Director Professor Michael Nilsson said.

“It will require drive, energy and passion; in return it will offer significant career opportunities as well as an invaluable contribution to the community.”

Inquiries to David Gallagher, Beilby Consulting on 4044 0400. 

* HMRI is a partnership between the University of Newcastle, Hunter New England Health and the community.