Industrial Digital Technologies Advisor
Up to £70, 000
These are fixed term roles until 31 March 2021
To deliver specialist advice to a portfolio of ambitious business owners and senior managers of SMEs with the potential to achieve growth and productivity increases through the adoption of Industrial Digital Technologies (IDTs). The role will assess the potential of eligible businesses to adopt IDT, diagnose any barriers to innovation or advancement which may be holding back growth and agree suitable action plans including funding applications for grant-support to address these to release growth opportunities.
Digital technologies are transforming our daily life’s. The way we now buy and consume products/ services and interact with our friends and families were unthinkable just a few years ago.
These disruptive technologies are equally applicable to manufacturing companies, the potential to improve productivity and create new products and services are so great they have been termed the 4th Industrial revolution.
It is important that the UK does not fall behind other nations in the adoption of these transformative technologies. To that end the UK Government as part of the Industrial Strategy is investing £20M in an ambitious pilot programme to be trailed in the northwest of England to promote the adoption of digital technologies within the manufacturing sector with a focus on SME’s.
We are particularly interested in individuals with expertise in the following areas:
These are fixed term roles until 31 March 2021.
My Client aims to promote a culture of flexible and agile working. With this in mind, we are happy to discuss suggestions as to how the responsibilities of this role can be met through a flexible approach to hours and or location.
Please note this vacancy is being handled by Aspire Recruitment (agy). Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.