Helmholtz Zentrum München is a research center with the mission to discover personalized medical solutions for the prevention and therapy of environmentally triggered diseases and
promote a healthier society in a rapidly changing world.
The Helmholtz Center Munich
is globally recognized for innovations in data science and applied machine learning (ML), e.g. through its Institute of Computational Biology (ICB),
the Institute of AI for Health (AIH) and by hosting the national platform
Helmholtz AI. To further strengthen ML method development,
we are intensifying our integration with the European Lab for Learning and Intelligent Systems (ELLIS) via
To scope fundraising opportunities and to support researchers particularly in applying for major Horizon Europe grants, research consortia and other funding instruments we are inviting applications for a
Pre- and Post-Award Grant Manager (f/m/x)
Neuherberg near Munich
You will be
managing a broad range of work streams centred around the identification of opportunities and the preparation of proposals for major grants, particularly in Horizon Europe
cultivating and stewarding interactions with various internal and external stakeholders
providing strategic guidance and operational structure for fundraising, particularly in Horizon Europe
enjoying freedom to shape your own initiatives
working in an agile environment
sharing our enthusiasm for promoting ML and nurturing our friendly, cooperative environment where everyone’s contribution is valued
a PhD in life, computer, or natural science
native equivalent written and verbal fluency in English
initiative and imagination
awareness and proven professional experience of various funding mechanisms
practical experience in science management
attention to detail and the ability to diligently manage a broad range of different responsibilities in your own time
a data science background is considered a plus
a network among national and European funders is considered a plus
excellent written and verbal fluency in German is considered a plus
What we offer you
continuous education and trainingwork-life balance flexible working hours & time off in lieu30 days annual leave mobile work
on-site nurseryon-site health management serviceelder carecompany pension schemediscounted public transport ticket
Munich, with its numerous lakes and its vicinity to the Alps, is considered to be one of the cities with the best quality of life worldwide. With its first-class universities and
world-leading research institutions it offers an intellectually stimulating environment.
Remuneration and social benefits are based on the collective wage agreement for public sector employees at federal level (TV EntgO Bund). The position is (initially) limited to two years,
but under certain circumstances an extension can be arranged.
To promote diversity, we welcome applications from talented people regardless of cultural background, nationality, ethnicity, gender and sexual identity, physical abilities, religion,
and age. Qualified applicants with physical disabilities will be given preference.
Applicant guidance on the Corona pandemic
If you have further questions, simply contact Jana-Meike Kalb, Tel: 089 3187-3996,
who will be happy to be of assistance.
Helmholtz Zentrum München
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt (GmbH)
Helmholtz AI Ingolstädter Landstraße 1
Award for excellent gender equality policy for women and men. Helmholtz Zentrum München is particularly committed to promoting professional equality between women and men.
It therefore aims to increase the proportion of the underrepresented sex in the respective field.
The Helmholtz Zentrum München is part of the Helmholtz Association, Germany’ largest scientific organization. Altogether 42.000 people currently work in its 19 scientific-technical
and biological-medical research centers. The Association’s annual budget amounts to around 5 billion Euros.