CARDET, the largest independent, non-profit research and development organization in Cyprus, as part of its continuous growth is opening up new positions for driven and ambitious individuals to join its team.

The new positions are open for full-time or part-time engagement, depending on qualifications and availability. Successful candidates will be offered a very attractive remuneration package in accordance to their qualifications and experience.

Interested individuals are kindly asked to submit an up-to-date CV and a cover letter to the Hiring Committee by the 20th of September 2019 indicating the position they are interested in and whether they are looking for full-time or part-time engagement.

CARDET is interested in hiring a Project Officer – Researcher who will be responsible for facilitating and executing the work required by the projects the Centre is running.

For this position, the Centre is looking for the employment of high caliber individuals who demonstrate the following attributes:

  • Excellent writing skills
  • Strong communication and organization skills
  • Fluency in English. An ability to communicate in Greek would be an advantage
  • Dynamic personality with strong teamwork skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Willingness to learn and take initiatives
  • Excellent team skills

The Duties and Responsibilities of the Position

  • Conduct literature reviews and prepare reports
  • Prepare research proposals, grant applications, and tenders
  • Conduct fieldwork research (interviews, survey research, observations, focus groups)
  • Prepare data collection instruments and collect and analyze data
  • Facilitate the organization of workshops and dissemination activities
  • Manage projects and offer administrative support for research projects
  • Prepare and deliver project presentations
  • Execute any other duty and responsibility assigned by the Management Team

Preferred Qualifications

  • A Masters in any field. A PhD would be considered an asset
  • At least 2 years’ experience with EU projects and in similar position
  • Demonstrable knowledge in any of the following domains:
    • Migration, social justice, and SDGs
    • Education and learning technologies
    • Innovation and entrepreneurship
  • A proven track record of successful project implementation

For more information or clarifications please contact the Centre via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The positions will remain open until they are filled.

*Only applicants who are shortlisted will be contacted*

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