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Project Manager: Access Officer for the European Microbial Resource Research Infrastructure (MIRRI)

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Emplois Type Research engineering - Research engineer

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Project Manager: Access Officer for the European Microbial Resource Research Infrastructure (MIRRI)


- Coordinate the TNA programme of the IS_MIRRI21 project and provide practical assistance to the IS_MIRRI21 access providers and users; including management of project applications via the online platform, evaluation of proposals, coordination of partner activities in response to the provision of access.
- In coordination with the Spanish node of MIRRI and in close collaboration with the service providers at the national level, provide a web interface to interact with users throughout the service provision.
- Monitor the integration and updating of MIRRI services on the MIRRI Collaborative Working Platform (CWE).
- Optimize the administrative procedures of the TNA.
- In coordination with the consortium partners, revise and update the TNA offers for the second call in 2022.
- Provide the necessary information for the implementation of access at each IS_MIRRI21 partner (called access providers) and the promotional material for the dissemination of the TNA programme and attract users to the two TNA calls in 2022.
- Provide content for the TNA website on and manage the application portal on ARIA.
- Generate reports for the Access Work Package.
- Contribute to the promotion of IS_MIRRI21 activities on social networks.
- Contribute to other relevant developments of IS_MIRRI21, MIRRI and CRBIP, including possibly, acting as MIRRI access officer.


- Minimum qualifications: Master or equivalent experience. PhD would be an asset.
- Minimum experience of 1 to 2 years in project management and/or service delivery.
- Experience with European scientific programmes, biobanking, microbiology and/or research infrastructures would be an asset.
- Excellent command of written and spoken English.
- Fluency in written and spoken French and Spanish would be a plus.
- Excellent presentation and reporting skills, both written and oral.
- Excellent computer skills, including MS Office software and ability to work on multiple platforms (Apple and Windows operating systems).
- Data analysis skills for analytical reports.
- Excellent communication and collaboration skills, in an international context.
- Able to achieve specific objectives within specific timeframes.
- Comfortable with colleagues from different disciplines and a multicultural environment.
- A strong work ethic.


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Business trips

No business travel

Candidate criteria

Preferred no. years experience

0 to 2 years

Preferred level of study

Bachelor level + 5

Certificate or authorization required

No certification

Language skills

  • English (C1 - Mastery)
  • Spanish (B2 - Operational)

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France, Paris


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