EU-LIFE

Building and promoting Excellence in Life Sciences in Europe
Building and promoting Excellence in Life Sciences in Europe

RESEARCH PROJECT MANAGER

Description

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Research Project Manager

Central European Institute of Technology – Masaryk University (CEITEC MU) is an independent university institute formed at the Masaryk University as a part of scientific centre of excellence CEITEC – Central European Institute of Technology. CEITEC MU represents a key part of the state-of-the-art research infrastructure equipped with cutting-edge facilities and excellent conditions for fundamental as well as applied research, especially in the area of life sciences.

Our institute with its modern building can be found at University Campus Brno-Bohunice.

For more information please go to our websites: https://www.ceitec.cz/ceitec-masarykova-univerzita/in1

CEITEC MU runs around 150 research projects, among them approximately 25 funded by international resources. At the Grant Office, we submit well over 120 proposals to various grant schemes each year, including ca. 30 to foreign agencies to achieve these figures. We also run training events, information sessions, and workshops and advise individual researchers on tailored funding strategies. Job at the Grant Office thus entails working in dynamic environment, constant learning, tackling diverse and challenging tasks that require skills ranging from budgeting to creative writing.

Are you ready to take this challenge?

Does great team and work-life balance belong to the most attractive benefits for you?

We will be glad to welcome you in our team.

 

Requirements We offer Location

Requirements

Work description:

·         management and coordination of project proposal preparation, proposal writing, support with budget preparation

·         searching for and active creation of opportunities for project submission, especially international collaborative projects in the area of life sciences

·         information service for researchers

·         participation in trainings, workshops, and information days about research grants

 

Requirements:

·         advanced level of spoken and written English

·         pro-active approach, excellent communication skills, ability to negotiate in multicultural environment, willingness to travel, organization skills

·         systemic and responsible approach to work, ability to follow and enforce strict deadlines

·         good knowledge of MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint), Czech language is needed

 

Desirable but not required:

·         experience with research in the field of life sciences

·         experience in project management or administration, especially in international environment

We offer

What we offer:

·         full time job at an excellent scientific university institute

·         interaction with leading scientists in an inspiring, strongly internationalized environment

·         independent and responsible work

·         friendly and open team

·         work-life balance

·         opportunity to learn both from the experienced team of CEITEC Grant Office, as well as from a growing network of knowledge exchange partners from abroad

·         plenty of benefits such as: 6 weeks of paid holiday, contribution to pension scheme, lunch vouchers, Menza MU university canteen meals, reduced prices for the Scala cinema tickets and gym lessons organised at the Faculty of Sports MU

Start date: to be agreed

Location

Our institute with its modern building can be found at University Campus Brno-Bohunice.

For more information please go to our websites: https://www.ceitec.cz/ceitec-masarykova-univerzita/in1

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