Staff Category: Supernumerary
Contract Duration: 1 year
Grading: 3 or 4, depending on experience and qualifications
Closing Date: 18 November 2018
Reference Number: EMBO00075
EMBO stands for excellence in the life sciences. We support talented researchers at all stages of their careers in Europe and beyond, stimulate the exchange of scientific information, and help build a research environment where scientists can achieve their best work. The Fellowship Programme provides short and long-term fellowships to life scientists in order to support international mobility and the careers of young researchers based on scientific excellence. The Membership Office coordinates all affairs regarding the over 1,800 EMBO Members and Associate Members, eminent scientists from Europe and beyond who are selected in an annual nomination and selection procedure.
EMBO is looking for a Programme Assistant (maternity cover) for the Fellowships and Membership Offices. The successful candidate will work for the Fellowship and Membership Offices and assist other EMBO activities as required.
The EMBO offices are located on the international EMBL life science research campus in Heidelberg, Germany. Heidelberg, home to around 150,000 people, is a vibrant university city offering a high quality of life. EMBO is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer offering attractive conditions and benefits appropriate to an international science organisation. The remuneration package comprises a competitive salary, pension scheme and health insurance, educational and other family-related benefits where applicable.
Please note that this is a 12-month maternity cover.