Ireland-UK, EIT Health Ireland-UK

Apply Now: Exciting Opportunities at EIT Health Ireland-UK

5th July 2023

Are you passionate about making a difference in the field of healthcare innovation? EIT Health Ireland-UK is currently hiring for two key positions: Collaboration Lead and Entrepreneurship Lead.

At EIT Health Ireland-UK, we are dedicated to transforming healthcare through innovation, collaboration, and entrepreneurship. As Collaboration Lead and Entrepreneurship Lead, you will have a unique opportunity to drive meaningful change, create lasting partnerships, and nurture the next generation of healthcare innovators.

Collaboration Lead

As a Collaboration Lead, you will be responsible for the management and organisation of the Hub’s Member network, help Partners leverage their membership of Europe’s largest health innovation network, communicate EIT Health’s annual Business Plan funded opportunities, as well as other non-EIT funded initiatives.

The post holder will have knowledge and expertise of the health innovation ecosystems in Ireland and the UK across industry, academia, and other key stakeholder groups. They will lead the development of strategically aligned key initiatives with existing members in the regions. Click here to find out more details about the role.

Entrepreneurship Lead

The Entrepreneurship Lead will build EIT Health’s Partner network in the Ireland and UK markets, and drive growth of the organization locally. This role is responsible for developing the network, marketing programmes in the region and supporting early-stage start-ups along this process. The Entrepreneurship Lead will work collaboratively with the local Ireland-UK team, as well as teams at EIT Health’s Central Office and other regional offices.

The Entrepreneurship Lead will engage with potential Partners, and with organisations which provide a channel to entrepreneurs and potential learners to build awareness of EIT Health in the Irish and UK markets. Click here to learn more about the role.

Why Join EIT Health?

EIT Health – a Knowledge and Innovation Community (KIC) under the umbrella of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) – focuses on promoting entrepreneurship and innovation in health. Join us and be a part of:

Impactful Mission: By joining us, you will have the opportunity to be part of a transformative mission that improves lives and shapes the future of healthcare.

Dynamic Environment: EIT Health fosters a collaborative and dynamic work environment where diverse talents come together to tackle healthcare challenges. You will have the chance to work alongside industry professionals, entrepreneurs, and innovators, creating a vibrant ecosystem for innovation.

Professional Growth: You will have access to unique learning opportunities, mentorship programs, and a supportive network that will empower you to reach your full potential.

How to Apply

To learn more about these positions and apply, you can send your CV and cover letter to with the email subject lines ‘Collaboration Lead’ or ‘Entrepreneurship Lead’ by 21 July 2023.

We also encourage you to share these exciting opportunities with your network.

Don’t miss this chance to be part of a team that is contributing to shape the future of healthcare innovation in Europe.

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