CARDET is the largest independent, non-profit research and development organisation in Cyprus with a strong presence in Europe and the region. If you want to have an impact and are interested in working for a purpose driven organisation, we would like to hear from you as we expand our team with new opportunities.

CARDET is interested in hiring an experienced Researcher - Project Manager who will be responsible for facilitating and executing  EU projects in the domains of environment, green transition, and sustainable development.  We are looking for high calibre individuals who demonstrate the following attributes

  • Excellent writing skills 
  • Strong communication skills 
  • Fluency in English. An ability to communicate in Greek would be an advantage 
  • Pleasant personality with excellent collaboration and teamwork skills 
  • Resilience and agility
  • Good organisational and time management skills
  • Good team coordination skills
  • Creative mind, patterned with problem solving ability
  • Willingness to learn and take initiative

Main Duties and Responsibilities of the role

  • Prepare research proposals, grant applications, and tenders 
  • Conduct literature reviews and prepare reports 
  • Conduct fieldwork research (interviews, survey research, observations, focus groups)
  • Prepare data collection instruments, collect, and analyse data 
  • Facilitate the organisation of workshops and dissemination activities 
  • Design courses for face-to-face, blended, and online delivery 
  • Develop reports, project outputs, training material
  • Deliver trainings in certain areas of expertise
  • Manage projects and offer administrative support for research projects 
  • Prepare and deliver project presentations 
  • Travel abroad for project meetings, events, and conferences.

Qualifications and experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental studies, Green transition, or other related field
  • Previous experience with EU projects in a similar position is essential
  • Demonstrable knowledge in any of the following domains:
    • Sustainable development
    • Green economy
    • Global Education
  • Proven track record of successful project implementation
  • A Masters and/or PhD in related field would be considered an asset

Interested individuals are kindly asked to complete an application form and submit an up-to-date CV, cover letter indicating their expertise and samples of their work to the Hiring Committee by April 9,  2023 through the link here.

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CARDET is an HR Award winning, disability confident, employer of choice. We are committed to safeguarding and are against all forms of sexual abuse and exploitation. To be considered for one of our positions, shortlisted applicants must complete a self- declaration form to confirm they have never been subject to sanctions (disciplinary, administrative or criminal), provide the contact details of at least 2 work related referees and certificates of clear criminal records by the Cyprus Police and be willing to provide samples of their work (writing or other relevant work).