Vacancy: Science Officer, International Council for Science


The International Council for Science (ICSU) is seeking a Science Officer for a 5-month, fixed-term contract (maternity cover).

Apply by 1 May 2017. 

ICSU is a non-governmental scientific organization with a global membership. ICSU members include 122 national scientific bodies (mostly National Academies of Science), 31 International Scientific Unions, and 23 International Scientific Associates. ICSU’s activities focus on three areas:

Reporting to the Head of Science Programmes, the Science Officer will assist with the planning and implementation of ICSU’s current activities, as part of small team of Science Officers.  Examples of work tasks include drafting reports, supporting the organization of international meetings and initiatives, preparing proposals and interacting with ICSU partners and members.

Full information and details of how to apply can be found on the ICSU website.