Language: English (UK)
Organisation data: Directors Office
Job number: EBI01602
Contract Type: Staff Member
Job Function: Administrative Officer (gr. 4-6)
Closing Date: 2 March 2020
The Executive Assistant will provide dedicated one-to-one support to one of the Directors of EMBL-EBI. S/he will be located in the Directors' Office, working alongside the Directors' Office Supervisor, the PA to the Associate Directors of EMBL-EBI Services and the Team Administrator to provide comprehensive cover for the whole of the Directors' Office.
EMBL and EMBL-EBI are undergoing an exciting period of change, and the postholder should be flexible and willing to adapt to the changing needs and priorities in the Directors' Office. The following list of duties and responsibilities is not exhaustive, and the postholder would be expected to undertake any other duties as agreed with the Director and the Directors' Office Supervisor, consistent with the grading of this post.
At EMBL-EBI, we help scientists realise the potential of 'big data' in biology by enabling them to exploit complex information to make discoveries that benefit mankind.
Working for EMBL-EBI gives you an opportunity to apply your skills and energy for the greater good.
As part of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), we are a non-profit, intergovernmental organisation funded by 27 member states and two associate member states.
We are located on the Wellcome Genome Campus near Cambridge in the UK, and our 850 staff are engineers, technicians, scientists and other professionals from all over the world.
EMBL is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer offering attractive conditions and benefits appropriate to an international research organisation. The remuneration package comprises a competitive salary, a comprehensive pension scheme and health insurance, educational and other family related benefits where applicable, as well as financial support for relocation and installation. For more information about pay and benefits click here.
We have an informal culture, international working environment and excellent professional development opportunities but one of the really amazing things about us is the concentration of technical and scientific expertise - something you probably won't find anywhere else.
If you've ever visited the campus you'll have experienced first-hand our friendly, collegial and supportive atmosphere, set in the beautiful Cambridgeshire countryside. Our staff also enjoy excellent sports facilities including.
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To apply please submit a covering letter and CV through our online system.
Applications are welcome from all nationalities and this will continue after Brexit. For more information please see our website.
Visa information will be discussed in more depth with applicants selected for interview.
3 year staff member contract renewable up to 9 years of service.
Appointment will be based on merit alone.
Applications will close at 23:00 GMT on the date listed above.