Co-Founder Role

Applications will close at midnight on 4th July 2022. 

Would you like a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to found your own tech company?

Fusion is not your typical business accelerator. You’ll have no-holds-barred access to our innovative technologies and we’ll provide the support and knowledge required for you to start and run the next Createc spin-out business. 

Over 2-years, you’ll learn the core aspects of building and running a start-up business through a structured training programme. Throughout, you’ll be mentored and supported by our experienced team of CEO’s, directors and industry experts. 

About the role:

  • You’ll work in a salaried role for 2 years, full time in Oxford or Cumbria (remote and hybrid working arrangements will be considered)
  • You will explore Createc technologies and IP, identify applications and assess the commercial potential of the opportunities
  • You will team up with a co-founder and develop an investable business plan
  • Pitch your business plan to secure support for your idea
  • Form an Executive Team, secure funding and start your spin-out business

 

Who are we looking for?

We’re looking for people who think big and dare to make their ideas a reality. You won’t be directing from the sidelines and you’ll need to be the sort of person that makes things happen. In our interviews, we’ll be looking out for people who are:

  • Creative: you’ll love imagining and finding unexpected solutions for big problems.
  • Impactful: you’ll value outcomes above everything.
  • Daring: you’ll be comfortable with being uncomfortable, brave enough to try.
  • Ethical: integrity is crucial in every leader and business that we create.

 

Entry Requirements:

  • A good degree, with a minimum of 4 years’ experience in industry 
  • People or product management experience within an early-stage or fast-moving technology business
  • Experience of managing a project and budget
  • A good understanding of markets, product positioning and innovative business models
  • Demonstrable passion for the applications of sensor and vision systems, image analytics and/or robotics

 

If you are unsure whether you meet the entry requirements or would like to discuss your suitability further, please do contact us at apply@fusion.createc.co.uk.

Apply here:

Please read this application process carefully and ensure you have completed both the steps below. We cannot accept incomplete applications.

Applications will close at midnight on 4th July 2022. 

 

STEP ONE: 

This video of yourself doesn’t have to be about your career, it could be about family or friends, a hobby or an idea. No slides or fancy editing, just you. If the video is too large to email, please include a link to a download site (e.g. WeTransfer) in your application email and we’ll retrieve it. 

 

STEP TWO 

Thank you for completing your application. 

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