VILABS is a private company that acts both as a research laboratory and as an innovation Hub for startups, in Greece and Cyprus.
VILABS provides a wide range of research, development and innovation services to national as well as international enterprises and organisations, supporting researchers and entrepreneurs to innovate.
VILABS is active in the sectors of ICT, health, energy, human and social sciences and entrepreneurship and through its extensive experience, it provides :
Software R&D services (research, design and development);
Evaluation and Impact assessment services considering economic, technological and social parameters.
Management services (Project management, advisory services and financial management);
Business services (exploitation planning, early marketing) helping research outcomes to enter the market;
Entrepreneurship and innovation support services to scientists and technological start-ups
We are currently looking for a Junior researcher Assistant Project Manager for our office in Thessaloniki. The selected candidate will be trained through practice and will be involved in tasks, including :
Participation in the preparation of new proposals on European Union research and innovation Grants (e.g. Horizon Europe), in diverse scientific and technological fields.
Conduct background research by gathering and reviewing content from various sources.
Review, update, proofread and edit content.
Support the administration and submission of a proposal.
Monitor the progress realized compared to the objectives of the planned tasks : managing deadlines, milestones, deliverables.
Develop and contribute to the implementation of the communication plan (regulars update of the website, press releases, manage social media, etc.).
Communicate with a broad network of researchers and experts in the EU in a professional and credible manner.
University degree open to any scientific field
Language skills (excellent command of English, both verbal and written, is necessary).
Interest in research and relevant accomplishments (please indicate if any)
Fulfilled military obligations (for male candidates).
Soft skills : Multi-tasking abilities (e.g., work, in parallel, on different tasks and domains).Ability to manage time and produce results on time, according to strict standards.
Ability to work in a team, capacity to work autonomously, initiative spirit.Excellent relational skills, to work efficiently within an intersectoral and multicultural environment.
Academic scholarship (e.g. first-class graduates; please indicate your grades)
Experience in similar position
Knowledge of European Union research and innovation Grants (e.g. Horizon Europe).
What we offer
Flexibility in working conditions after the first six months of employment.
Experience and knowledge in diverse scientific and technological fields.