Go to navigation
Go to Eures homepage

Available jobs in Europe


Curator/Senior Advisor/Scientist plant section

NordGen is seeking a curator/senior advisor/scientist for NordGen plants NordGen is seeking a person with higher academic qualifications (equivalent to MSc or PhD) and broad experience of working with plant genetic resources.

Work experiences

from genebank, the public seed control, quality systems and / or scientific institutions is appreciated. Knowledge of one of the Scandinavian languages (Danish, Norwegian or Swedish) and English is required.

NordGen offers an interesting position with varied and challenging work in the conservation andsustainable management of plant genetic resources in the Nordic countries and in the international arena.

Main responsibilities: Curator for all seed propagated plant species. Answering and handling seed requests from plant breeders, researchers,individuals, museums and other users. This includes helping the client in finding and selecting suitable materials from the collections and management of the legal documents, Material Transfer Agreements and the Standard Material Transfer Agreements. To have a comprehensive insight and knowledge of all the material contained in NordGens seed collections. To have knowledge about the status of material, the accessibility of seed for conservation and distribution, and to achieve this, ensure close planning and cooperation with NordGens seed technicians and plant experts. Continually develop and be responsible for the varieties of historical interest and seed material offered to the general public and to promote awareness and knowledge of plant genetic resources to the public. Together with the IT department ensure that NordGen's on-line ordering system is kept functioning and updated. The curator, in conjunction with plant expert, shall ensure that documentation on material in NordGens seed collections is kept updated. Assist the plant expert responsible for the Cereal group.

NordGen offers: * An exciting position in a professional and international working environment. * Employment contract according to the regulations of the Nordic Council of Ministers. The employment contract will be signed first for 4 years with the possibility for an additional 4 years. * Salary according to individual agreement, other working conditions are given by the regulation of the employment agreements of the State of Sweden. * Possibilities to develop personal competence.

The post is located in

Alnarp. The curator will report directly to NordGen?s director. Information about

the position can be obtained from Director Arni Bragason, +4640536644 or Fredrik

Ottosson, Curator, +46 40536645. Applications, marked ?Curator? including CV

and references should be sent no later than November 11. 2013 till NordGen,

jobb@nordgen.org or to the mailing address: NordGen, Arni Bragason, P.O. Box

41, SE-23053 Alnarp, Sweden.


Search for job
Directorate of labour in Iceland
Intercultural Centre
Multicultural Centre
Euraxess Iceland - Get direct access

News & announcements

7. May 2015

Ertu a­ flytja til Noregs, Danmerkur e­a SvÝ■jˇ­ar ?

Norræna félagið í samstarfi við Halló Norðurlönd og EURES - evrópska vinnumiðlun standa fyrir upplýsingafundum um flutning til Noregs, Svíþjóðar og Danmerkur.

16. March 2015

Hefur ■˙ ßhuga ß a­ starfa Ý Noregi ?

EURES evrópsk vinnumiðlun í Noregi í samstarfi við EURES á Íslandi stendur fyrir starfakynningu mánudaginn 23. mars 2015 frá kl. 15:00 - 20:00 í fundarsal á jarðhæð Centerhotel Plaza við Aðalstræti 4.


25 November 20107.9076.01913.926

A specific proviso must be made in the evaluation of the unemployment rate, for example, about 20% included in the number of these figures are receiving part-time benefits.

Confirmation of job search
Unemployment benefits information
Forms and applications

Focus on

EURES helps German jobseekers find new opportunities in the Swiss countryside

Many vacancies in the tourism sector go unfulfilled each year ľ hence a new cooperation allowing German jobseekers to meet potential employers, with the help of EURES.
Text last edited on: 12/2010

EURES Estonia - forming partnerships to protect the rights of jobseekers

EURES Estonia and NGO MT▄ Living for Tomorrow have partnered up to protect mobile jobseekers against fraudulent and abusive employers.
Text last edited on: 11/2010

How language learning can lead to new opportunities

An ongoing cooperation between EURES in the Swedish-speaking ┼land Islands and a Germany-based language school is allowing skilled, unemployed German jobseekers to gain practical experience in a beautiful location.
Text last edited on: 11/2010

Control panel

Decrease text size Increase text size Visually impaired mode
┴ Ýslensku