The Laboratoire national de santé is recruiting a Project Manager at a full time position (40h/week) with a one year fixed term contract for the department of Microbiology.
About the Laboratoire national de santé
The “Laboratoire national de santé” (LNS) is a public institution under the supervision of the Ministry of Health in Luxembourg. LNS is organized as a multidisciplinary institute and supported by a professional services team, the LNS includes four scientific departments in the fields of medical biology, microbiology, forensic medicine, and health protection, in addition to hosting the National Center of Pathology and the National Center of Genetics. The LNS is based at Dudelange, with state of the art, modern infrastructure in line with recent developments in medical sciences. . Its objective is to develop scientific and analytical expertise related to the prevention, diagnosis, and monitoring of human diseases. Its ultimate mission is to serve patients and citizens and offer excellence in health care.
The department of Microbiology offers reference laboratory activities in partnership with various other public and private laboratories in the country. The department is nominated as National Reference Laboratory for Acute Respiratory Infections. At the same time, it works closely together with the Ministry of Health and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) ) on epidemiological matters, as well as the National Service for Infectious Diseases as far as diagnostics is concerned.
The project manager is responsible for planning and overseeing projects within our department, from the initial conception through to completion. The mission is to coordinate within the department and with external partners to deliver projects on time within budget. The project manager also act as a point of liaison between the project team and senior management.
The appointee will provide scientific and academic expertise, support the expanding portfolios of the Department of Microbiology including research grants and EU grants. Another key part of this mission constitutes anticipate risks which may impact successful delivery of projects and mitigate them.
The candidate has to have
The above list is not exhaustive and further tasks could be added according to the needs of the department.
If you meet the above profile and wish to apply, please send your application (CV, letter of intent and copies of your degrees). Your application will be treated confidentiality.
The post will be closed once the suitable candidate is identified.
Prospective candidates are invited to contact Dr Tamir Abdelrahman, Head of Microbiology department +352 28 100 500 or via email email@example.com