Organisation data: ELIXIR
Job number: EX00022
Contract Type: Staff Member
Job Function: Administrative Officer (gr. 4-6)
Closing date: 25 August 2021
ELIXIR is an international Consortium of currently 21 countries and one Intergovernmental Organisation. The ELIXIR Hub is ELIXIR's administrative unit located near Cambridge in the UK and currently counts 30 international staff members. The unit "Legal Services" is responsible for all legal matters involving ELIXIR. ELIXIR is a young infrastructure that offers and maintains a vibrant, cooperative, team-oriented, gender-balanced and open working atmosphere. Although already 5 years old it still offers many opportunities to help establish structures or to improve existing ones.
Reporting to the Principal Legal Adviser at the ELIXIR Hub the ELIXIR Legal Officer will fill an exciting new role that has been established to support the Principal Legal Adviser. You will help improve collaboration between Legal Services, Project Management Unit and Operation and Administration by establishing procedures, workflows and templates. In order to do so, you will support the Principal Legal Adviser with the following tasks and use the experience gained to build a proposal for improvement:
ELIXIR unites Europe's leading life science organisations in managing and safeguarding the increasing volume of data being generated by publicly funded research. It coordinates, integrates and sustains bioinformatics resources across its member states and enables users in academia and industry to access services that are vital for their research.
We are located on the Wellcome Genome Campus, alongside other prominent research and biotech organisations, and surrounded by beautiful Cambridgeshire countryside. This is a highly collaborative and inclusive community where our employees enjoy a relaxed atmosphere. We are committed to ensuring our employees feel valued, supported and empowered to reach their professional potential.
For more details please see our employee benefits page.