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VAC-2024-08 – Project Manager in Transport and Mobility projects

Published: 14/02/2024

Number of places: 1

Category: From Innovation Leader - ILEADER2 to Senior Innovation Leader - SRLEADER2

Workplace: Barcelona, Technical University´s Northern Campus (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya)

Salary (gross): From 34.329,88 € to 45.773,18 €

Weekly working hours: 40hrs/week


Functions to be developed:

Currently, CENIT is leading transportation and mobility projects at international level, both for European Commission and multilateral organizations. CENIT is looking for a project manager. The key responsibilities and tasks involve a leading and proactive role in CENIT's research projects. Specifically, but not exclusively, they will include:

- Coordination with fellow consortium members in the work tasks in which CENIT participates.

- Research work in the field of transportation and mobility.  

- Coordination of the team members of CENIT involved in the projects.

- Technical support in the commercial task of CENIT.  

- Dissemination of results (workshops, seminars, congresses, etc.), including the preparation of scientific reports and papers.

We offer to work for international organization and work on leading research topics (energy, digitalization, etc.), with possibilities of professional growth. There is the possibility to be in role in a PhD program.


Required skills:

- Education: master level in engineering, mathematics or economics.

- Fluent English (written and spoken)

- At least 5 years of proven related professional/academic research experience.

- Experience in project management.


Other valued skills (not mandatory):

  • A PhD in a related field
  • Scientific publications (international conferences, articles in SCI journals).
  • Experience in the field of transportation and mobility.
  • Experience in international projects.


Qualification system:

The requisites and merits will be evaluated with a maximum note of 100 points. Such maximal note will be obtained summing up the following points:

  • Academic qualifications: 15%
  • Training and development: 5%
  • Professional experience: 20%
  • Knowledge of the Catalan language: 10%
  • Knowledge of the English language: 15%
  • Selective tests and interview: 35% 


Candidates must complete the "Application Form" form on our website, indicating the reference of the vacancy and attaching the required documents.


The deadline for registration to the offer ends on March 12th, 2024 at 12 noon.


The preselected candidates may be requested to send the documentation required in the "Requirements" and "Merits" sections, duly scanned, and may be called to go through selection tests (which may be of eliminatory nature) and / or personal interviews.