diumenge, 8 de setembre de 2013

Project Manager in Research per IBEC

IBEC (Institute for Bioengineering ofCatalonia) is an interdisciplinary researchcenter focused on Bioengineering and Nanomedicine based in Barcelona. IBEC's mission is to develop international high quality interdisciplinary research that, while creating knowledge, contributes to making a better quality of life, improving health and creating wealth. A close link with key universities, reference hospitals and corporations, are assets that facilitate achieving the mission.

The Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia, a cutting-edge research center based in Barcelona, is looking for a Project Manager in Research. His/her role will be to oversee and manage the research projects of several research lines, liaising with other sites and institutions across Spain and Europe. 


  • Funding: Identify new project opportunities for the research lines assigned.
  • Project formulation: Support in the definition of project goals, advising on project partners, preparation of budget, support on proposal writing and submission.
  • Project management: Liaising between project and funders; coordination between sites within international projects; coordinating and overseeing project reporting; keeping track of project agendas and deadlines.
  • Financial management of the research lines: Maximising the outcome of the research lines within the available budget.
  • Liaising between research group leaders and other IBEC support areas (HR, Funding Services, Finance, TechTransfer and Communication) for the daily running of the research lines.
  • Promotion of the interaction of research groups within IBEC to increase interdisciplinarity.


  • PhD in engineering, physics or experimental sciences.
  • Minimum one year experience in research project management, in particular regarding Framework Programme projects and other EU funding schemes.
  • Full command of Spanish and English. Catalan is a plus.
  • Capacity to work with people from different backgrounds and expertises.
  • Good communication abilities.
  • Team work, initiative and organization.

Interested applicants should send their CV and a cover letter to: jobs@ibecbarcelona.eu, before 30/09/2013 (Reference: PM-TS).