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“MCST believes that its success is a direct result of the contributions, work ethics and professional attitudes of our workforce. We take pride in recruiting people who excel in their profession, show an enthusiasm for pushing the limits of what can be achieved and embrace teamwork. We offer a career with diverse and challenging assignments in a dynamic environment, opportunities for professional growth and achievement, initial training and a highly maintained working environment.”

 

  • All our open external vacancies can be found below. We also offer occasional unpaid work experience placements.
  • Interested parties are to contact our Human Resource Unit at hr.mcst@gov.mt

 

Executive (Framework Programme Projects)

The Malta Council for Science and Technology is currently seeking to recruit an Executive (Framework Programme Projects) who will be responsible for carrying out the tasks and deliverables of the Malta Council for Science and Technology (MCST) under the remit of the Ministry for Education, Sport, Youth, Research and Innovation in the ECHoS project. ECHoS (Establishing of Cancer Mission Hubs: Networks and Synergies) is a Horizon Europe Missions project aimed at advancing cancer research and treatment through the establishment of Cancer Mission Hubs. These hubs will serve as collaborative networks to foster synergies among multidisciplinary institutions and stakeholders. The Framework Programme Unit within the Malta Council for Science and Technology (MCST) is seeking a highly motivated person as Projects Executive to ensure the successful implementation and coordination of activities within the ECHoS project. To know more about this role, duties, requisites, working conditions and how to apply, please click here.

Senior Administrator (HR & Administration)

The Malta Council for Science and Technology is currently seeking to recruit a Senior Administrator (HR & Administration) who will be responsible for assisting the Human Resources Unit in the running of both MCST’s and ESPLORA’s human resources and administration tasks.  The Senior Administrator (HR & Administration) will support the HR team in all processes and procedures and will also handle a variety of personnel-related administrative duties, as and when required. To know more about this role, duties, requisites, working conditions and how to apply, please click here.

Executive (Framework Programme)

The Malta Council for Science and Technology is currently seeking to recruit an Executive (Framework Programme) who will be part of the Horizon Europe Unit, which is the EU’s key funding instrument for research and innovation. The Programme aims at increasing the EU’s research capacities by boosting competitiveness and growth and tackling major global challenges. The network of National Contact Points (NCPs) is the main structure to provide guidance, practical information and assistance on all aspects of participation in Horizon Europe by providing information, guidance and personalised support to Maltese researchers and entities wishing to participate in EU research programmes.  Programme Committee Members represent national interests at EU level. To know more about this role, duties, requisites, working conditions and how to apply, please click here.

This article was last updated on: March 1, 2024