Job Opportunities

Do you want to work with us? Here you will find the current job openings and descriptions. If you are interested please send your cv and cover letter at secretary@core-innovation.com

Current Job Opportunities for the Athens Offices:

1. Innovation Consultant

2. Proposal Writer

 

1. Innovation Consultant

 

Responsibilities

  • Perform Innovation management in EU-funded research and innovation projects
  • Contribute to the development of customised Innovation Management tools
  • Develop exploitation strategies for Innovative organisations, collaborating with R&D Managers, business developers and technical staff
  • Assess customers’ business processes and practices, delivering recommendations for improvements
  • Monitor EU-funded project processes and deliver reports in a timely and efficient manner
  • Participate in project meetings, designing and delivering presentations
  • Contribute to the design of Innovation Management methodology for different industries and research fields

 

 

Requirements

Experience

  • 3-5 years in similar position, in business consulting
  • Experience in EU-funded projects’ exploitation activities is a plus
  • Experience as Project Manager of EU-funded projects is a plus


Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics, Business Management, Information Technology, or Engineering 
  • Master’s degree is a plus, preferably in/related to Business Management, Innovation Management

Professional

  • Strong analytical skills 
  • Strong communication skills  
  • Familiarity with Business Model Generation tools, e.g. Business Model Canvas/ Value proposition Canvas or similar tools
  • Familiarity with Competition analyses methodologies
  • Visual thinking - describing complex solutions effectively and efficiently
  • Comfortable in engaging directly in solution configuration 
  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications 
  • Excellent use of English (oral, written, understanding)

Personal

  • Customer focused and business minded, with affinity to relationship management 
  • Team player as well as being able to work independently and self-managed 
  • Strong presentation and communication skills

Other

  • Willing and able to travel domestically and internationally
  • Proven ability to manage tasks and issues, meet deadlines, follow through on commitments, and take corrective action in a proactive manner where apropriate

 


2. Proposal Writer

 

Responsibilities

  • Identification of interesting funding opportunities for the company and its customers
  • Development of innovative concepts, analyse EU call requirements
  • Building and management of multidisciplinary consortia
  • Proposal development for collaborative projects
  • Budget design and analysis
  • Monitoring of EU and National funding opportunities
  • Active participation in internal and external brainstorming sessions

 

 

 

 


Requirements

Experience

  • 3-5 years proven experience in proposal writing of FP7, Horizon 2020 proposals
  • Experience in other EU and National funding instruments is a plus
  • Experience as Project Manager of EU-funded projects is a plus

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Information Technology, or Business Management
  • Master’s degree a plus, preferably in/related to ICT, Engineering

Professional

  • Strong analytical skills
  • Communicate at strategic level and networking skills
  • Excellent use of Microsoft Office applications
  • Excellent use of English (oral, written, understanding)

Personal

  • Customer focused and business minded, with affinity to relationship management 
  • Team player as well as being able to work independently and self-managed 
  • Strong presentation and communication skills
  • Strong organisational skills

Other

  • Willing and able to travel domestically and internationally
  • Proven ability to manage tasks and issues, meet deadlines, follow through on commitments, and take corrective action in a proactive manner where apropriate