|Location:||Heidelberg - Germany|
|Placed On:||7th September 2020|
|Closes:||18th October 2020|
About the team/job
The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) is one of the highest ranked scientific research organisations in the world. The Headquarters Laboratory is located in Heidelberg (Germany), with additional sites in Grenoble (France), Hamburg (Germany), Hinxton near Cambridge (UK), Monterotondo near Rome (Italy) and Barcelona (Spain).
EMBL is looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic illustrator with a background in graphic design. Experience in medical illustration or any visual scientific communication is advantageous. You will be responsible for creating inviting and inspirational visuals that spread life science knowledge both within the molecular biology community, and to the wider public. You have the scientific knowledge to grasp complex information, distil it down and illustrate the story in a clear visual narrative that is accurate, educational and engaging.
As part of the Design team, you will work closely with EMBL scientists and EMBL’s Communications team. Your output will include visual content for journals, books, presentations, magazines, campaigns, film, web, interactive and mobile media, virtual reality and exhibits.
The candidate will come to the role with a strong background in graphic arts:
You might also have
An excellent command of spoken and written English is required; knowledge of other languages, particularly French, German, Italian or Spanish, is a plus. A passion for science is advantageous.
Why join us
What else you need to know
Please note that appointments on fixed term contracts can be renewed, depending on circumstances at the time of the review. If you feel you have the right skills and experience, please apply online through: www.embl.org/jobs submitting your CV (including a link to your portfolio) and cover letter.
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