Our mission as research center: Discover personalized medical solutions for environmentally triggered diseases to promote a healthier society in a rapidly changing world.

At our institute you will find a scientifically stimulating international environment. Together with renowned scientists and supported by an excellent infrastructure you will have the opportunity to make an important contribution for a healthier society.

The Communications & Strategic Relations department (COMS) is responsible for positioning the entire research center in the relevant target groups, developing and implementing communication measures with and for our outstanding researchers - through all channels, both internally and externally. In this way, we increase both the visibility of our scientific successes and the attractiveness of Helmholtz Munich as an employer and as a cooperation partner for other research institutions, university hospitals and companies. A variety of information services for interested laypersons complete our spectrum.

We are seeking a committed person for our department at the earliest possible date as

Project Manager for Communication/ Marketing Strategy and Branding (f/m/x) 102055

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Your responsibilities

  • Together with the COMS management, you develop the communication and marketing strategy supporting the goals of our center.   
  • You plan holistic communication activities, including their analysis and reporting.  
  • You independently develop communication concepts and ideas for lighthouse projects and strategic partnerships.  
  • You know our key figures and research the latest trends and features, you evaluate their relevance for Helmholtz Munich and derive measures for different target groups, which you implement autonomously and evaluate transparently.
  • Together with the COMS management, you develop future-oriented structures and quality methods (such as the implementation of a digital KPI dashboard) and you are in charge of the reliable implementation in the department.   
  • You are the contact person for our branding and coordinate the CI- and CD-compliant implementation.

Your qualifications

  • You have a scientific degree with focus on business administration, communication or natural science.   
  • You have at least 3 years of experience in agile project management and marketing strategies.  
  • You gained at least 3 years of experience in a communications department or agency environment. 
  • You have excellent written and spoken English and German proficiency.   
  • Lean management is not a new concept for you, but an integral part of your way of working.  
  • You are a solution-oriented personality with hands-on mentality and enjoying the development and implementation of new innovative formats.  

Desirable qualifications

  • You have a Scrum certification or similar in the area of agile project management.  
  • You have change management knowledge.   
  • You know how to implement new marketing tools.  
  • You have experience in digitisation processes.

What we offer you

work-life balance
flexible working hours & working-time models
continuous education and training
30 days annual leave
on-site health management service
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Provided that the prerequisites are fulfilled, a salary level up to E 13 is possible. Social benefits are based on the collective agreement for the federal public service (TVöD). The position is unlimited.

To promote diversity, we welcome applications from talented people regardless of gender, cultural background, nationality, ethnicity, sexual identity, physical abilities, religion and age. Qualified applicants with physical disabilities will be given preference.
If you have obtained a university degree abroad, we require further documents from you regarding the recognition of the degree. Please request the recognition as early as possible.

If you have further questions, simply contact Fr. Meike Kalb, 089 3187-3996, who will be happy to be of assistance.
Helmholtz Zentrum München
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt (GmbH)
Communications and Strategic Relations
Ingolstädter Landstraße 1

85764 Oberschleißheim

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