Innovation project manager

Innovation communication and dissemination – International projects and client consortia

Job description

META Circularity, a strategic advisory on sustainable innovation and the circular economy seated in Ljubljana, Slovenia, is looking to integrate a new member into the core team in a key role of Project manager focusing mainly on innovation communication and dissemination in the context of European framework projects and consortia.

About this role

We are looking for a motivated professional to participate in EU research and innovation projects and contribute to the growth of international clients and client consortia.

In this role, the selected candidate will contribute her or his expertise in comprehensive projects with a significant or prevalent competences in project results dissemination, communications, stakeholder engagement and innovation facilitation.

Any verifiable experience in journalism, innovation communications in public or corporate research & innovation contexts as well as client and stakeholder management are an advantage.

Requirements for the job

  • University degree
  • Prior working experience in comparable fields are preferred, particularly:
    – as a project manager or in a similar role in corporate communications or journalism or in R&D or innovation-driven entrepreneurial environment
    – expert engagements in Horizon Europe, Interreg programmes or other national or EU-level R&D programmes
  • Good writing skills
  • Working knowledge of business English, both verbal and written is a requirement
  • Working knowledge of Italian, Croatian, Slovenian and of another EU language are advantages
  • Standard IT skills are requirement, ability to use web-development, collaboration and social media tools is an advantage

What we offer

We are proud to offer an international, motivating, collaborative and learning-orientated workplace, flexible and project-related working hours. We truly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives and background lead to a better environment for our employees and a better platform for our users and customers.

Key elements of the job offer:

  • Full-time employment (preferred); other options are possible.
  • Competitive salary
  • Annual compensation review and recognition rewards
  • Supplementary pension insurance scheme
  • Motivating and lean working environment with international clients
  • Learning encouragement and support for professional and personal development
  • Flexible time schedule and other working options; permanence in Ljubljana office is not a prerequisite

How to apply

If interested, please, write a letter with your CV attached to

We will handle all applications with maximum level of privacy and discretion. The selection process foresees one or more interviews online or in person.

Application deadline: 24th February 2024