Head of Innovate - Innovate Limerick DAC - closing date 5pm on 6th October 2023

The position of Head of Innovate is an exciting opportunity to play a lead role in the implementation of a strategic plan to support enterprise, entrepreneurship and job creation at a local level in the Limerick region.

Headquartered at Engine on Cecil Street in the heart of Limerick city and across multiple smaller locations across county Limerick, the aim of Innovate Limerick is to create a world class innovation ecosystem to allow companies collaborate and incubate to create new innovative and disruptive solutions. 

At a high level the Engine Collaboration Centre provides a space to allow companies collaborate to solve business problems. It also provides support to start-ups and entrepreneurs develop their ideas through industry mentoring, knowledge sharing and a co-working space and leveraging the latest emerging technologies and design thinking methods. Our shared workspace and experienced staff at Engine and Engine Hubs, facilitates a start-up ecosystem by providing a valuable community from where you can grow, share knowledge and form connections. 

Salary scale: €74,236 – €98,109 per annum, inclusive of LSIs.
Annual Leave
Annual leave: 25 days per annum.
Hours of Work
The normal working hours are 39 hours per week.
Application Process

Applications by CV and covering letter to be sent to innovaterecruitment@limerick.ie marked (Private & Confidential – Application for Head of Innovate).

Please send your application form from an e-mail address that you will review regularly as communication during the assessment/selection period will only be through that e-mail address.  Please also ensure that you regularly review your spam/junk email folder as occasionally your email service provider may direct emails to that folder. 

Closing Date for applications:    5pm on Friday 6th October 2023

Briefing Document