Helmholtz Zentrum München is a research center with the mission to discover personalized medical solutions for the prevention and therapy of environmentally triggered diseases and promote a healthier society in a rapidly changing world.

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The Helmholtz Center Munich is globally recognized for innovations in data science and applied machine learning (ML), e.g. through its Institute of Computational Biology (ICB) and by hosting the national platform Helmholtz AI. Helmholtz AI is a research-driven hub that develops and promotes applied Artificial Intelligence (AI) methods for all Helmholtz centers in collaboration with its external and university partners.

Are you a creative thinker with excellent communications skills?
To coordinate, implement and advance our outreach activities we are inviting applications for an

Outreach manager (m/f/x) 100524

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Image Neuherberg near Munich
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Your responsibilities

    The overall purpose of this job is to devise and execute a broad range of outreach activities within Helmholtz AI. As part of our central management unit, you will contribute to further our mission by generating engagement with our research activities, fostering community building within Helmholtz AI and the international scientific community, and raising awareness of Helmholtz AI’s societal impact. You will be sharing our enthusiasm for promoting ML and nurturing our friendly, cooperative environment where everyone’s contribution is valued.

    You will be

    • planning, developing and implementing Helmholtz AI’s media and digital multichannel communications strategy.
    • managing, producing content for and disseminating through effective communication tools (press releases, websites, social media, newsletter, and other materials).
    • managing external communications within Helmholtz AI, including virtual and physical scientific events, public engagement and science education activities.
    • coordinating internal communications within the platform, ensuring a smooth flow of information across local units.
    • working in an agile environment that provides freedom to shape further projects and initiatives.

You have

  • a degree in media, communication sciences or a comparable qualification.
  • demonstrable experience in journalism and/or outreach, and use of various outreach channels.
  • demonstrable experience in organising events (physical, hybrid, digital) and proactively testing new formats and tools
  • excellent verbal and written fluency in English.
  • ability to work independently within an international team and environment.
  • Additional preferred competences:

    • extra training in science communication and dissemination.
    • knowledge and experience in using CMS (preferably TYPO3)
    • working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite or similar tools

What we offer you

goal-orientated professional development Image
compatibility of private life & work Image
flexible working hours, flexitime, without core times
30 days vacation per year Image
in-house health management Image
Image a nursery directly at the campus
Image Elder Care & further consultation offers
Image company pension scheme
Image discounted job ticket (MVV and DB)
Image mobile work

Munich, with its numerous lakes and its vicinity to the Alps, is considered to be one of the cities with the best quality of life worldwide. With its first-class universities and research institutes, it offers an intellectually stimulating environment.

Remuneration and social benefits are based on the collective wage agreement for public-sector employees at federal level (TV EntgO Bund). The position is full-time and (initially) limited for two years.

To promote diversity, we welcome applications from talented people regardless of cultural background, nationality, ethnicity, gender and sexual identity, physical abilities, religion and age. Qualified applicants with physical disabilities will be given preference.

If you have further questions, simply contact Meike-Jana Kalb on +49 89 31873996, who will be happy to be of assistance.
Helmholtz Zentrum München
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt (GmbH)
Helmholtz AI
Ingolstädter Landstraße 1

85764 Neuherberg near Munich

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