Are you interested in digital technologies and aware of how educational technologies are shaping the future of teaching and learning? Would you like to work with a young, committed team of professionals in Brussels to support innovation in schools? Do you feel confident in fully mastering the constraints and contractual rules of EU programmes so that projects can run smoothly? Do you have at least three years of professional experience in project management and coordination of European Commission funded projects?
European Schoolnet is looking for a highly motivated project manager who is knowledgeable about the EdTech sector to join our Science Education Department in Brussels (Vacancy Reference: SciEduDept-2023EDT1). This position will provide you with an excellent opportunity to further expand your already existing expertise and knowledge in project management and enable you to work in a European environment liaising with colleagues and partners from all over Europe.
EUN Partnership AISBL (known as European Schoolnet) runs about 40 different projects on a yearly basis, many of them under European action programmes mostly in education, research, and technology. The day-to-day project activities are underpinned by a solid management framework, including management processes and tools that have been thoroughly validated over the years in different contexts. Staff in a dedicated Project Support Team are also available to assist all EUN Project Managers including by providing advice on contractual, legal, and financial matters.
The ideal candidate will have an experience of minimum three years of effective European project management of H2020 programmes with very good knowledge of European Commission funded projects procedures (experience in cascade funding programmes would be an asset). Additionally, the candidate will have excellent organisational skills, effective time management, proven knowledge of budget and contract management, and advanced ICT skills (to use internal databases and tools). The successful candidate will be responsible for the implementation of activities in major European initiatives in the field of educational technologies, while reporting directly to the Head of the Science Education Department.
This list is for indicative purposes only. It will be adapted to meet the priorities of the organisation and in response to skills demonstrated by the project manager. Tasks will include:
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