Sunderland Software City

Application Closing Date: 31/01/2019

Digital Catapult NETV Recruitment Day

About Us

Sunderland Software City began in 2008 with the aim of growing the software sector in the North East of England. Now in 2019, we have over 2,500 software companies across the region employing in excess of 30,000 people. As a result of our success we now also host one of only three Digital Catapult Centres across the UK which are focusd on ensuring digital innovation underpins the growth of companies across every sector.

Working With Us

To continue to deliver an exeptional level of support we are looking to add two new roles to our team. Specifically, these roles are new roles to support the delivery of the Digital Catapult ptogramme in the region.

We are looking for an array of skills and experience including project managment, evaluation, provate and public procurement, an ability to build relationships with multiple stakeholders and develop strategies.

You may be required to take responsibility for the management and delivery of projects for private and public sector clients, this may include helping them to take a more innovative approach to procurement and engaging on internal evaluation work sub-contracts in relation to key sectors such as manufacturing, creative and emerging technologies.

This role will run through until March 2021 (with possible extension). The Digital Innovation Partnership project and the above roles are part funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) programme that is managed by the Department for Communities and Local Government

To Apply

Team fit is really important to us at Sunderland Software City so with this in mind, we welcome individuals interested in this role to come along and have an informal chat with a member of our team to find out more about the roles available.

The Open Day will take place on the 31st January 2019. You are welcome to book a 20 minute slot with one of the team to chat about the roles available. You can book your slot here

If you have any queries, please email out Head of Innovation and Digital Catapult NETV lead, Naomi Morrow at

Take a look at out Twitter feeds @SunSoftCity and @DigiCatNETV to see what we get up to!