International Project Assistant

Cassovia Life Sciences

Place of work
Komenského 1337, Kysucké Nové Mesto
Contract type
Start date
Salary offered (gross)
Motivational salary derived from your performance and experiences.

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

We are looking for a highly motivated, innovative and independently working individual. This role is both challenging and diverse, working within scope of international research and innovation projects focused on life sciences under programmes: Horizon 2020, FP7, Erasmus+, INTERREG Europe and INTERREG Danube region. This position will be reporting to and working closely with a senior member of the Project team who will be managing major, ongoing projects, it is therefore imperative that a good working relationship can be established.

Key Resposibility:

Assisting the Project Manager to fulfil the requirements of the currently running projects and in development of new proposals.
Administrative support for the projects: keeping track of deadlines, funds spent and time allocated within project.
Implementation of communication plan for the research project.
Support development of project deliverables and reports.

General Responsibility:

Attendance on project meetings within Europe.
Organising meetings for the partners (venue, agenda etc.).
Compile invoices and create financial report.
Communicate with current and address new possible partners.
Creation and Implementation of social media campaign.
Update content of the websites.
Writing meeting minutes from attended meetings and events.
Attendance at conferences.
Development of press releases.

Employee perks, benefits

Working within international environment.
Motivational salary derived from your performance and experiences.
High potential for improving your project management, international cooperation and communication skills.
Good environment for professional growth with possible promotion to position of project manager in the future.

Information about the selection process

Selection process will be done in two rounds. Only selected individuals will be invited for the first round. If you are interested in the above position send CV and cover letter in English to:

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Educational Specialization

University education is advantage although not required.

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Computer skills - user

Microsoft Excel - advanced
Microsoft Word - advanced
Microsoft Outlook - advanced
Microsoft PowerPoint - advanced

The position is suitable for a fresh graduate


Personality requirements and skills

Good numeracy and literacy skills. Excellent organisation skills with the ability to multitask in a fast paced environment. Good candidate should be highly motivated, innovative and mainly able to work independently.


Brief description of the company

Cassovia Life Sciences is a not-for-profit association of scientific and research institutes, innovative industry participants, SME-s related to medical and life-sciences research and innovation. We are currently focused on international cooperation within projects focused on life sciences from the point of research, policy making, technology support, communication and innovation. For more visit:

Number of employees

5-9 employees

Company address

Cassovia Life Sciences
Komenského 1339
02401 Kysucké Nové Mesto
ID: 2769383   Dátum zverejnenia: 17.10.2016