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We can now offer a variety of positions for our team in Berlin

Scientific Strategy Officer (Job code: SSO)

Responsibilities

  • Developing a grant strategy, proactively identifying suitable partners
  • Promoting further expansion of EU-OPENSCREEN
  • Evaluating and ensuring scientific excellence for current and future partner sites in Europe
  • Key contact for the development of the European Chemical Biology database
  • Preparation of regular board and management meetings
  • Support of scientific projects and publications

Requirements

  • Doctoral degree in Biology, Chemistry or a related field
  • Minimum of 5 years managerial experience in an international environment
  • Experience with the preparation of Horizon 2020 or similar European funding opportunities 
  • Experience with European Research Infrastructures would be a distinctive advantage
  • Established network of groups active in chemical biology research
  • Solid knowledge in assay and chemical probe development
  • Excellent written and spoken English, good knowledge of German and/or a third European language would be a significant advantage

 

Scientific Project Officer (Job code: SPO)

Responsibilities

  • Key contact and scientific manager for screening projects
  • Scientific writing and development of publication strategy
  • Allocation of projects to partner sites
  • Managing collection of academic compounds
  • Local contact for laboratory and office infrastructure
  • Interface function to scientific and administrative decision makers

Requirements

  • Doctoral degree in Biology, Chemistry or a related field
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in interdisciplinary project management with international institutions
  • Experience in interdisciplinary project management
  • Solid knowledge in assay and chemical probe development
  • Excellent track record of scientific publications
  • Excellent knowledge of both English and German

 

European Grant and Relations Officer (Job code: EGR)

Responsibilities

  • Writing of grant applications and coordination with contributing partners
  • Developing and implementing scientific outreach strategies
  • Establishing and consolidating relationships with funding organizations
  • Support of scientific project management

 Requirements

  • Doctoral degree in Biology, Chemistry or a related field
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in interdisciplinary project management with international institutions
  • Experience with Horizon 2020 grant applications
  • Experience in technology transfer would be a plus
  • Proven experience in the organization of outreach events
  • Solid knowledge in assay and chemical probe development
  • Excellent written and spoken English, good knowledge of German and/or a third European language would be a significant advantage

 

Office Team Manager (Job code: OTM), full or part time

Responsibilities

  • Lead all marketing and communication activities
  • Administrative support of outreach activities
  • Oversee accounting, procurement and invoicing
  • Organize travel and accommodation
  • Serve as HR contact for team

Requirements

  • Master’s degree in Marketing, Accounting or a related field
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in accounting and/or marketing, ideally in an international environment
  • Proven experience in the organization of outreach events
  • Excellent knowledge of both English and German

 

Compound Logistics Manager (Job code: CLM)

Responsibilities

  • Set up of a compound management facility with up to 140.000 compounds which delivers European screening facilities with library and assay-ready plates
  • Communicate directly with partner sites within EU-OPENSCREEN
  • Design and integration of high quality compound distribution workflows
  • Coordinate compound plate preparation campaigns
  • Optimize infrastructure within compound logistics facility
  • Oversee registration of academic and commercial compounds
  • Manage workflows for the quality control of compound solutions

Requirements

  • Doctoral or master degree in Chemistry, Analytics, Biotechnology or Engineering
  • At least 5 years experience in lab automation and setting up complex automation processes
  • Experience in compound analytics
  • Basic experience with programming languages and relational databases would be a plus
  • Excellent knowledge of English, good knowledge of German would be a plus

 

Compound Logistics Technician (Job code: CLT)

Responsibilities

  • Prepare and ship compound and assay-ready plates to partner labs
  • Solubilize and register compounds from academic collaborators
  • Routine operation and maintenance of automated equipment used for solubilization, storage and plate production

Requirements

  • Master degree in Chemistry, Engineering or a related field
  • At least 2 years experience with automated liquid handlers
  • Good knowledge of English and German

 

Compound Quality Technician (Job code: CQT)

Responsibilities

  • Analysis of compound solutions to confirm purity and identity
  • Routine operation and maintenance of LC-MS and plate reader instruments
  • Draft quality control reports

Requirements

  • Master degree in Chemistry or a related field
  • At least 2 years experience with LC-MS and other methods used for analysis of small molecule compounds
  • Experience with liquid handlers is a plus
  • Good knowledge of English and German Application procedure

 

Interested candidates should submit their updated CV with supporting documents and a motivational letter to:

Email: jobs@eu-openscreen.eu

Deadline for applications is the 31st August 2018.