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Project Leader QuTech Academy

Come join us at QuTech and create the Quantum Future!

Do you have experience in coordinating projects and an interest in education, science and innovation? Are you proactive, well organized and ready for a new meaningful challenge? This role is for you!

QuTech and QuTech Academy

QuTech is a front-runner in the field of quantum computing and quantum internet and has the window of opportunity to become the world leader in the field of quantum. At QuTech, our mission is to build prototypes of fault tolerant quantum computers and large-scale quantum internet. However, the technology is still in an early phase. In this phase, it is extremely important to focus on talent.

QuTech Academy plays a key role in attracting and educating top talents for the research activities at QuTech and for the future quantum technology sector. QuTech Academy has the ambition to educate the next generation of quantum scientists and prepare industry and society for the second quantum revolution. We pursue our goals via on-campus courses, online learning, collaborative programs and outreach.

Job description

Join us in this new role and help us grow the QuTech Academy. Your daily operation in the QuTech Academy will be in collaboration with the QuTech academy lead and the QuTech academy program manager. Additionally, your will interact with numerous stakeholders of some QuTech Academy projects. Your main responsibilities will be to manage several projects and to develop and ensure a smooth run of our communication and outreach platforms. This role will give you the opportunity to have versatile tasks and to grow in your role in the future.

Main Responsibilities but not limited to

  • Contributing to a successful planning, implementation, organization and evaluation of our activities;
  • Coordinating some of the QuTech Academy projects with internal and external stakeholders;
  • Developing communication and outreach material for QuTech Academy activities;
  • Ensuring our outreach platforms, websites, and accounts are up-to-date and contain the right content.


We are looking for an enthusiastic, independent colleague who is hands on, organized and has the ability to coordinate multiple tasks in parallel.

Furthermore, you have:

  • A Degree in Business Management or Physics;
  • Experience with a similar position, where coordination of operational tasks were your main responsibilities;
  • Experience in marketing and communications and knowledge/experience in various social media platforms
  • Proficiency in English is a must, Dutch is considered as beneficial;
  • You have an Intrinsic desire to learn and grow.

For this position you must have a Dutch citizenship or a valid European work permit.

Conditions of employment

As a Project Leader, you will receive a 1-year TU Delft contract with a potential for a permanent contract. We will offer you a position where you have the space to grow and develop yourself and where you can share your ideas freely.

On top of that we are also offering:

  • A salary according to the CAO Dutch Universities based on scale 9 from ( € 3377 gross to € 4640 gross );
  • A job from 24h to 38h hours per week;
  • 8% holiday allowance and an end-of-year bonus of 8.3%;
  • An excellent pension scheme via the ABP;
  • The possibility to compile an individual employment package every year;
  • Discount with health insurers;
  • Flexible working week;
  • Every year, 232 leave hours (at 38 hours). You can also sell or buy additional leave hours via the individual choice budget;
  • Plenty of opportunities for education, training and courses;
  • Partially paid parental leave;
  • International daycare;
  • Attention for working healthy and energetically with the vitality program.

TU Delft

Delft University of Technology is built on strong foundations. As creators of the world-famous Dutch waterworks and pioneers in biotech, TU Delft is a top international university combining science, engineering and design. It delivers world class results in education, research and innovation to address challenges in the areas of energy, climate, mobility, health and digital society. For generations, our engineers have proven to be entrepreneurial problem-solvers, both in business and in a social context.

At TU Delft we embrace diversity as one of our core valuesand we actively engageto be a university where you feel at home and can flourish. We value different perspectives and qualities. We believe this makes our work more innovative, the TU Delft community more vibrant and the world more just. Together, we imagine, invent and create solutions using technology to have a positive impact on a global scale. That is why we invite you to apply. Your application will receive fair consideration.

Challenge. Change. Impact!

Additional information

For information about this position, you can contact Christian Andersen, QuTech Academy Lead at C.K.Andersen@tudelft.nl

For questions concerning the procedure please contact Audrey Monje, Senior Recruiter at QuTech at A.monje@tudelft.nl

If you are interested in this position, please apply via the application button on this page before the 28th July 2024

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