Hasso-Plattner-InstitutSDG am HPI
Hasso-Plattner-InstitutDSG am HPI

Manager for Communications and Operations (m/f/d)

The Hasso Plattner Institute (HPI) is Germany's university center of excellence for digital engineering (www.hpi.de). Together with international partners, the HPI establishes applications in Digital Health as its contribution to the digital transformation in health care and society with global reach. The HPI conducts research and teaching for Digital Health at two locations: for Germany and Europe with the HPI Digital Health Center in Potsdam and for North America with the newly established Hasso Plattner Institute for Digital Health at Mount Sinai in New York City.

The HPI Digital Health Center — Personalized Medicine Chair of Prof. Dr. Erwin Böttinger is helping to shape the future of medicine with cutting-edge developments for data-driven personalized health services that leverage high-dimensional multimodal data. We are currently seeking a 

Manager for Communications and Operations (m/f/d)

Full-time and limited to 6 month.

Your future tasks

  • Editorial preparation of topics and projects on digital health, for various communication formats and channels
  • Organisation and guidance of press activities
  • Creation of target group-oriented multimedia content for websites, social media channels, external blogs, etc.
  • Maintenance of the Project Servicedesk
  • Multifaceted collaboration in research and development

The position is supported from the Smart4Health project (www.smart4health.eu), funded by the European Union Horizon 2020 Program. The objective is to develop a prototype user-centric platform for health data management/exchange and PHS on mobile devices. 

What to bring with you

  • University degree or equivalent qualification, preferably in the field of communication and media sciences
  • Experience for communication, PR, and marketing in science and healthcare
  • Experience with wordpress
  • You can express complex issues in a simple and comprehensible way, writing style suitable for print, web, and social media
  • Fluent in spoken and written English
  • High interest in conceptual work, result-oriented, proactive, high social skills, cooperative and team-minded
  • Openness, curiosity and creativity

What we offer

  • To be part of a motivated and inspiring team working on highly relevant societal topics
  • Experience with relevant technologies and methods
  • Cooperation with international project partners and other scientists
  • Practical research, real use cases and challenges in the big data environment
  • Flat hierarchies, motivated teams and none-bureaucratic cooperations
  • Flexible working hours in a stimulating environment, Home office option
  • A workplace on the HPI campus in Potsdam-Babelsberg (S-Bhf. Griebnitzsee), close to and well-connected with Berlin, including a subsidized public transport ticket.

We look forward to receiving your application documents including salary expectations. Please send them exclusivelyvia e-mail and in a single PDF document to smart4health-fb17(at)hpi.de.

Hasso-Plattner-Institut für Digital Engineering gGmbH
Prof.-Dr.-Helmert-Str. 2-3
14482 Potsdam