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Ikerbasque Eusko Jaurlaritza

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This job offer was closed at 2024-03-01


Project Manager in the Energy Materials Unit

Research Field: Engineering 
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Job Summary

CIDETEC wishes to recruit a researcher to join its staff, working in the Energy Materials Unit.

We are seeking a researcher in the energy storage area, able to assess and manage documents relating to calls of interest, coordinating the application writing process and acting as technical secretary for projects led by Cidetec.

Job Description

You will form part of a state-of-the-art research centre, geared to sustainability and the circular economy, which has helped electrify Spain’s roads and is now working towards 100% future sustainability.

The developer will join the Energy Materials Unit, working on the development of battery technologies. They must be capable of carrying out several lines of work simultaneously, optimising resources and maximising results.

The researcher will work independently, according to the defined work plan.

Your work will focus on the following activities:

Continuous monitoring of the scope and progress of each task/work package in the project.
Managing the project documentation, both internal and external, including writing project reports.
Analysis of possible improvements while the project is underway.
Management of people working under them.
What we offer you

At CIDETEC you will be able to develop your career alongside a team of top-level professionals, in a young yet committed environment, dedicated to innovation and seeking to provide practical solutions that result in a more sustainable world.
Professional development opportunities that allow you to build a solid career, working on projects that transform both industry and society.
Work with teams at the very highest level in local, national and European settings.
Work-life balance initiatives
Continuous training
Privileged setting in a safe and friendly environment
Variable remuneration package for all employees

Engineering training or a Chemistry Degree (a doctoral degree will be considered a plus).


High level of written and spoken English.


The successful candidate must demonstrate sound knowledge of the following:

- Project management experience in consultancy services for technical projects is essential.

- Experience in European project management.

- Knowledge of energy storage systems.

- Team leadership skills.

- Organisational and document management skills.

Knowledge of the following will also be considered an advantage:

- New battery technologies, e.g. advanced lithium-ion, lithium-sulphur, etc.


We are seeking a highly motivated person with an interest in research and innovation to join a multi-disciplinary, multi-cultural team. They must be able to organise their work and meet deadlines and targets.


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Job Details

Type of Contract Other 
Status Full-time 
Hours Per Week 39  
Company/Institute CIDETEC 
Country SPAIN 
State/Province GIPUZKOA 

Organization/Institute Contact Data

Organization CIDETEC 
Organization/Institution Type Research Laboratory 
Faculty/Department/Research Lab  
Country SPAIN 
City Donostia - San Sebastian 
State/Province Guipuzcoa 
Postal Code E-20014 
Street Paseo Miramón, 196 
Phone +34 943309022 
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Application Details

Envisaged Job Starting Date 2023-11-03 
Application Deadline 2024-03-01 
How To Apply