The department of Mathematics & Computer Science is looking for a:
Project Development Officer
The Project Development Office (PDO) is the department’s central hub for all activities related to acquisition of research funding and proposal/project development. We support our researchers in finding interesting funding opportunities, developing their research ideas, coordinating with (inter)national consortia and funding agencies and developing competitive project proposals. Throughout the project lifecycle, we work closely together with our Financial, Legal and HR departments, as well as with project development officers and researchers from other departments as part of TU/e’s Centers, , Strategic Areas and the Research Support Network.
As Project Development Officer, you’re the expert on acquiring research funding and developing new projects. You know the rules and regulations imposed by the various funding organizations (e.g. NWO and the European Commission), you have built up a network of relevant academic and business contacts and you know what the researchers in the department are looking for. Your expertise enables you to match interesting opportunities with innovative ideas. Together with the researchers you explore new research ideas, and support them in clearly articulating problems, approach, solutions and impact in project proposals or business contracts. You take away the researcher’s worries concerning the administrative parts of projects during project development and project startup and keep an eye on project executing.
What are we expecting from you as a Project Development Officer?
Who are you?
We offer an exciting position in the Project Development Office of the Department Mathematics and Computer Science. The salary depends on your experience and is in accordance with the CAO Dutch Universities. You receive a one-year contract and after a positive evaluation of the first year a permanent contract may be offered.
We offer a fulltime (1,0 fte) employment position with a gross monthly salary in the range of € 3746,- and € 5826,- (scale 11 or 12) depending on your education and experience. An appointment of 0.8 fte is also possible. Besides that, we offer an annual holiday allowance of 8%, an annual end of the year allowance of 8,3%, a total of 41 days of holiday leave and a broad package of fringe benefits (including an excellent technical infrastructure, savings schemes, child care and excellent sports facilities).
What we also offer you
If you are interested in working in an exciting, dynamic, high-tech environment, where you contribute to the creation of the society of the future, then please use 'apply for this job'-button and send an extensive curriculum vitae and a motivated letter of application. The selection of the applicants will take place immediately, the final closing date of the vacancy is March 14, 2021.