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If you’re looking for a job where you can apply your academic knowledge to a real-world business challenge, find out about Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs).

Linking forward-looking businesses with top academic teams, KTPs spearhead innovation. Each KTP is led by a KTP Associate. Find out more about the role here and see a summary of the latest KTP Associate jobs below. See more info and jobs here.


Electronic/Software Systems Design & Development Engineer – KTP Associate

Looking to build solid experience as an Electronics Engineer?  University of West Scotland (UWS) and Phoenix Instinct, a leading company in wheelchair luggage and ultra-lightweight wheelchair has an exciting opportunity for super-talented Postgraduate to fast-track their career in Electronics Engineering. Want an opportunity to work with award-winning designer Andrew Slorance?  Find out more about the role here.


Salary: £33,550

Closing Date: 13 JUNE 2021

Healthy Homes Project Manager – Management KTP Associate

Liverpool John Moores University and Cobalt Housing, a registered housing association based in North Liverpool are seeking an ambitious Project Manager with a Psychology or Business degree. Find out more about the role here.


Salary: £35,000 – £35,000

Closing Date: 15 JUNE 2021


Business Improvement Manager – KTP Associate

If you’re interested in innovating in the Construction industry this might be the role for you! The University of Salford and PLP construction, a Family run construction company that has new build projects for Local Authorities, Housing Associations, Schools, and Private Clients throughout the North West. They are keen to find a driven, Engineer, or Project Management graduate. Find out more about the role here.


Salary: £25,769 – £17,000

Closing Date: 18 JUNE 2021


Lean Visual Management – KTP Associate

Want to lead in innovation? Magiboards, UK’s leading presentation manufacturing products company, and Keele University are keen to find talented Business Analysis or Management science. postgraduate. Learn more about the role here


Salary: £32,904 – £39,216

Closing Date: 18 JUNE 2021


Strategic Software Product Lead – KTP Associate

Manchester Metropolitan University and Breathe Technologies, warehouse automation and software solutions for businesses are seeking an ambitious Engineer. Find out more about the role here.


Salary: £33,000 – £35,000

Closing Date: 30 JUNE 2021



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