Job offer: Project Manager for the AIRNB project

Description

The Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal) is a cutting-edge institute addressing global public health challenges through research, translation into policy and education. ISGlobal has a broad portfolio in communicable and non-communicable diseases including environmental and climate determinants, and applies a multidisciplinary scientific approach ranging from the molecular to the population level. Research is organized in three main areas, Malaria and other Infectious Diseases, Child and Maternal Health, and Urban Health, Climate & Non-Communicable Diseases.  ISGlobal is accredited with the Severo Ochoa distinction, a seal of excellence of the Spanish Science Ministry.

Venue

Barcelona

What We Are Looking for

ISGlobal is looking for a project manager to join our young, dynamic teams in child-health and air pollution and urban environment research. The work is in the framework of the international AIR-NB (Pre-natal exposure to urban AIR pollution and pre- and post-Natal Brain development) Project. This project has received funding from the European Research Council (ERC) under the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the ERC-2017-ADG call, with number 785994.

                                                                                     

Field research

  • Environmental science

Training and experience /Qualifications

  • Degree in the health sciences. 
  • Experience in project management of research and/or innovation and/or managerial projects;
  • Experience in the health, research and/or innovation organizations.
  • Specific Requirements:
  • Prior knowledge on:
  • Cohort follow-up
  • Data management, Excel

Key Responsibilities:

The candidate will be the responsible of the daily management of the project, supporting the Principal Investigator (PI) in the achievement of the established aims.

Specific Duties

The work will consist of:

  • Coordinating field work 
  • Participate and organise the dissemination activities required
  • Other tasks as they arise on the project 

Skills

  • Teamwork, yet capable of working autonomously, rational and critical thinker
  • Problem resolution.
  • Ability to work under pressure 
  • Learning capacity.
  • Self-organization

Language level

  • Catalan, Spanish and English written and spoken.

Conditions

  • Duration: until 31st December 2022
  • Starting date: 1st July 2022
  • Contract: Full time

How to apply

Applicants must fill in the request form and include the following code reference position: ProjectManager_AIRNB_Jun22, attach the CV and a Cover Letter. Each attached document must be named with the candidate name and surname. 
The receipt of applications will be open until June 29th 2022
 
Applications will be accepted until 17.00 CET of the closing date.

Only the applications submitted through the request form will be considered.
 
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The interviews could be placed during the reception candidatures period.

In ISGlobal we are committed to maintaining and developing a work environment in which the values and principles of our organization are respected and equal opportunities between women and men be promoted in each of the areas in which we operate, not tolerating discrimination based on criteria such as age, gender, marital status, race, ethnicity, functional diversity, political leanings, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

ISGlobal supports the initiative #ScienceforUkraine. Therefore,  to sustain Ukraine’s presence in the European Research Area and international scholarly community, candidates from Ukraine on all levels of scholarly career are welcome: students, PhD candidates, early career researchers and senior scholars.
We confirm our commitment towards the value of the diversity of our staff and student population and seek to promote peace, equity, diversity and inclusion as essential elements in contribution to improving health worldwide.