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Job opportunity @ CENSE

We are hiring one support staff to the R&D unit - applications should be submitted until January 5th.

A tender is opened by - Associação para a Inovação e Desenvolvimento da FCT (“”) for the recruitment of one (1) support staff to the R&D Units, Environmental and Sustainability Area, under an Unfixed Term Employment Contract, to support the development of projects and R&D activities at the R&D Unit "CENSE – Centre for Research in Environment and Sustainability", financed by Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I.P. through national funds, with the reference UIDB/04085/2020, exclusively within the scope of the R&D Unit.

The tasks to be performed include:
− Planning and execution of dissemination and outreach activities, and knowledge transfer to public and private entities, including content for the website and other communication channels of the research unit (newsletter and social networks);
− Planning and execution of internal communication activities and identification of possible synergies between CENSE's research areas;
− Support to the development of conferences and scientific events;
− Support to the elaboration of annual reports, update of indicators related to publications
and other R&D activities, and permanent updating of the Unit's team;
− Support for the preparation and submission of national and international applications and
in fundraising activities;
− Support to the Coordinator and the Management Board in the management of resources
and activities of the management processes, as well as in the support of interaction activities with the Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering of FCT NOVA and with the other departments, research units and management bodies of FCT NOVA, and other relevant external entities.

Admission requirements. The candidates must:
• Hold a master's degree in Environmental Engineering, Communication Sciences or related areas;
• Have proven experience in strategic communication and dissemination of science in the field of Environment and Sustainability, and in particular, in at least one of CENSE's research areas;
• Proficiency of English and Portuguese, particularly in scientific writing.
It should be noted that academic degrees obtained in foreign countries require recognition by a Portuguese Institution in accordance with Decree-Law no. 66/2018, of 16 August and the Ministerial Order no. 33/2019, of 25 January. The presentation of such recognition is mandatory for the signature of the contract. More information can be obtained at:

Applications must be submitted between December 18th, 2023 till January 5th, 2024.

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