Ifremer job vacancy: European coordinator – JERICO-RI (H/F)

Ifremer is currently recruiting a full time ‘European coordinator – JERICO-RI (H/F)’ in the department of ‘Département Oceanographie et Dynamique des Ecosystemes’. This position is located in Brest, France, and is an exciting opportunity that encourages applicants with aligned interests in:

  • Protecting and restoring the ocean
  • Sustainable use of marine resources to benefit society
  • Creating and sharing ocean data, information, and knowledge.

Main duties for this position will include: the coordination of the JERICO-Design Study project and the scientific coordination of the JERICO-S3 project, ensuring that JERICO-RI is strategically positioned in the landscape of Environmental/Earth system European Research Infrastructures, that the national research infrastructure IR ILICO is well integrated as the French node of the European infrastructure JERICO-RI and that IR ILICO benefits from JERICO’s advances, and optimising contributions and outputs of establishing JERICO-RI for Ifremer teams and those of other French organisms (ie. network development, funding opportunities, resource pooling).

Required knowledge, skills, and characteristics include initial training in marine sciences (PhD or equivalent experience), experience in fundraising, grant writing, coordination and management of European projects, technical skills, and personal qualities & soft skills.

Deadline for applications: 8th June 2022