ELIXIR Project Manager

European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI)
Job Location: 
Wellcome Trust Genome Campus near Cambridge in the UK
Job Description: 

ELIXIR is seeking an experienced and self-motivated Project Manager to join the dynamic and international team at the ELIXIR Secretariat in Hinxton, UK. As the ELIXIR Project Manager you will work in an international and fast-paced scientific environment and play a key role in managing the build and operation of Europe’s infrastructure for life-science data.

The ELIXIR Hub is located at EMBL-EBI, Wellcome-Trust Genome Campus, and has excellent facilities in an attractive campus environment in the Cambridgeshire countryside with transport provided to nearby Cambridge and Saffron Walden.

For further information on ELIXIR please visit www.elixir-europe.org


Building on experience from managing multi-partner research projects, preferably at a European level, you will ensure overall excellence in the management of the ELIXIR operations and portfolio. With a strong track-record of delivery you will use your ability to provide structure and planning as well as strong attention to detail to support the submission of large, complex grant proposals. You will also research and develop briefing documents and materials for ELIXIR. Thus the role will require knowledge and understanding of European research programmes and policy, a solid background in life-science research and excellent coordination and project management capabilities.

To see a full job description and requirements please see www.embl.org/jobs

Contact Information: 

Please apply online through www.embl.org/jobs

About Our Organization: 

EMBL is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer offering attractive conditions and benefits appropriate to an international research organisation.

Please note that appointments on fixed term contracts can be renewed, depending on circumstances at the time of the review.

We welcome applications from all nationalities. Visa information will be discussed in more depth with applicants selected for interview.