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Head of Researcher Services & Networks - Japan

Our client, a leading academic publisher is seeking local experts in Japan, China and South Korea to join in their brand new Researcher Services & Networks team.

As the Head of Researcher Services & Networks in your region, you will be expected to build on high-level business relationship with key stakeholders, including but not limited to scholars, research institutes, government bodies, foundations and academic societies. You will demonstrate strong commercial awareness, identifying opportunities in products, services and partnerships. Reporting to the Director, you will be in charge of designing and delivering regional growth strategies to support the publisher's global growth.

The person we are looking for will be a senior business development talent with a proven track of delivering high performance in the department. The ideal candidate will be a highly driven individual who is able to work independently with integrity, as well as being a top-class communicator and team player.

For a full description of the role, please send your CV with a brief paragraph outlining your relevant skills.

Closing Date: Early applications may be prioritised.

**Inspired Selection operates an Equal Opportunities policy. We treat all employees and job applicants fairly and equally regardless of their sex, sexual orientation, marital status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion, age, disability or union membership status.

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Head of Researcher Services & Networks - Japan

Full-time, Home Working, Permanent
Academic, STM
Business, Business Development, Commercial, Sales, Strategy, Marketing