Lab Organization Specialist/Manager

Dziedzina: Lab Organization Specialist/Manager


The „Regenerative Mechanisms for Health” International Research Agenda Unit (“ReMedy”) at Centre of New Technologies University of Warsaw is seeking for highly motivated candidates for a position of a Lab Organization Specialist/Manager.

Key responsibilities:

  • Ordering equipment and materials including: laboratory reagents, equipment necessary for the operation of the Laboratories (e.g. apparatus, laboratory materials), office supplies – with cooperation with Public Procurement office, preparing the tender documentation when necessary
  • Planning and organization of laboratory space: arrangement of furniture and scientific equipment
  • Providing technical supervision of the laboratories equipment: maintenance, replacement of consumables, fault detection
  • Providing technical support in emergency situation
  • Providing operational and administrative support for the laboratories within ReMedy project including: cooperation with CeNT UW administrative team, handling correspondence related to the project, drawing up annexes for grant contracts and other necessary for the execution of research project, developing grant-related reports, preparing the data for an annual report and other reports, organizing business travel for Lab Leaders, recruitments of scientists, organizing visits by the guests hosted by Laboratories
  • Providing smooth flow of documentation, creating relevant reports upon request
  • Cooperating with external suppliers providing services for the laboratories
  • Monitoring the laboratories expenses
  • …and other within the scope of the post.

Required skills:

  • Higher degree in the field of biotechnology, biology, chemistry or similar (PhD degree would be an asset)
  • Ability to cooperate with scientists and administration
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, both English and Polish
  • Can-do, proactive and problem solving attitude
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Good knowledge of MS Office (Excel, Word)
  • Ability to work under time pressure and setting up priorities
  • Analytical skills
  • Technical skills supported by experience would be an asset
  • Basic knowledge of the tender procedures would be an asset

We offer:

  • Employment contract
  • Attractive salary adequate to presented skills and experience
  • Interesting and challenging work in an international environment

Required documents:

  • Curriculum vitae;
  • Cover letter


Documents should be sent to as pdf files attached to a single email message.

Application deadline: 19th July 2019

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“I hereby consent to have my personal data processed by the University of Warsaw with its registered office at ul. Krakowskie Przedmieście 26/28, 00-927 Warszawa for the purpose of carrying out a recruitment process and selecting an employee and concluding a contract for employment at the University of Warsaw. I have been informed of my rights and duties. I understand that provision of my personal data is voluntary.”

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Project is carried out within the International Research Agenda Programme (IRAP) of the Foundation for Polish Science.

Termin nadsyłania aplikacji: 19/07/2019