|Company||Technology Innovation Agency|
|Location||Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa|
Technology Innovation Agency (TIA) is a talent driven, customer- centric and impact focused organisation. In our endeavour to support technology innovation with socio-economic outcomes; we seek to infuse the organisation with team players that find resonance as value creators, agile thinkers, progressive attitudes, customer-centricity, dynamic work ethic and an optimistic disposition. We aim to harness these attributes in a manner that they culminate into a culture of teamwork, impact and accountability.
In executing its mandate, the organisation provides funding and non-funding support to stimulate innovation so that it provides a catalytic impact to the economy whilst improving people’s lives and protecting the environment.
The Agency endeavours to promote the careers of previously disadvantaged persons by applying the principles of the Employment Equity Act, as amended.
The Agency reserves the right not to make an appointment.
|Industries||Science & Technology|
To deliver a strategy aligned portfolio of successful technology innovation projects with plans to move from one Technology Readiness Level (TRL) to the next towards full commercialisation.
Stakeholder Relations Plan
Governance and Compliance
Qualifications and Experience:
•A degree in Life Sciences
•Preferred: A Masters’ Degree in the Life Sciences, with emphasis in Human Health.
•An appropriate business qualification would be an advantage
•3 years’ experience within an innovation management environment
•Preferred: 3 years innovation management experience plus 2 years’ experience in a commercial or portfolio management context, with demonstrable experience in the ability to evaluate opportunities for funding recommendation
Technical Skills / Competencies:
|Job Closing Date||26/04/2021|