Apply now »Project Manager for External Scientific Research Projects
Faculty/Services: Faculty of Science
Educational level: higher vocational education/university
Function type: Support Staff
Closing date: 27 November 2022
Vacancy number: 10743
As the department of project management we are responsible for the day to day management of all externally funded research projects that are coordinated by the Faculty of Science. Our department continuously runs several projects and at the same time assists project leaders in acquiring new projects under their lead.
We are highly flexible in operating in both current running projects and in the constant acquisition rounds of proposals with external funders, mainly the European Commission, but also Dutch national funding agencies like NWO and RVO/ministries. We are highly service oriented towards the scientific staff, and always working towards solutions and positive results.
The Faculty of Science has been very successful in acquiring large consortium projects, as coordinator, and has defined a priority to maintain and possibly expand this position. Our department plays a key role in supporting this policy and realizing this ambition.
The application pressure is high and support to coordinating projects and proposals needs to remain on the highest possible level, which is why our department is looking for a project manager to reinforce the team to keep up with concrete project management duties and to assist all proposal writing efforts at a high quality level.
We require /profile
The Faculty of Science has a student body of around 6,500, as well as 1,600 members of staff working in education, research or support services. Researchers and students at the Faculty of Science are fascinated by every aspect of how the world works, be it elementary particles, the birth of the universe or the functioning of the brain.
Do you have any further questions about this vacancy? Or do you want to know more about our organisation? Please contact:
Jacco Konijn, Head of Project management
T: +31 (0)6 13538282
An initial one year contract for 32 to 38 hours per week, and upon a positive evaluation and available funding an extension for at least two more years.
The salary, depending on relevant experience at former job positions, will be € 2,960 to € 5,439 (scale 10/11) gross per month, based on full-time employment (38 hours a week). These amounts are exclusive 8 % holiday allowance and 8,3 % end-of-year bonus. A favorable tax agreement, the ‘30% ruling', may apply to non-Dutch applicants. The Collective Labour Agreement of Dutch Universities is applicable.
Are you curious about our extensive package of secondary employment benefits like our excellent opportunities for study and development? Then find out more about working at the Faculty of Science.
We additionally offer:
The UvA is an equal-opportunity employer. We prioritise diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for everyone. We value a spirit of enquiry and perseverance, provide the space to keep asking questions, and promote a culture of curiosity and creativity.
Do you recognize yourself in the job profile? Then we look forward to receiving your application before 28 November 2022
You may apply online by using the link below.
Applications should include a motivation letter and have a resume.
The UvA is an equal-opportunity employer. We prioritize diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for everyone. We value a spirit of enquiry and perseverance, provide the space to keep asking questions, and promote a culture of curiosity and creativity.
If you encounter Error GBB451, reach out to our HR Department directly. They will gladly help you continue your application.
No agencies please
Apply now »