Would you like to take the opportunity to work for a European Agency based in Parma, Italy? If you have a good proficiency in English and previous experience in scientific research this could be your chance to work in a multicultural and dynamic environment.

We are looking for a Scientific Research Assistant.


  • Collecting and collating data from scientific databases;

  • Undertaking literature searches and reviews on selected scientific topics;

  • Providing editorial support, including aligning of draft opinions with standard formats;

  • Contribute to drafting of preparatory background information;

  • Planning and monitoring deadlines;

  • Writing of meeting minutes.


  • Excellent knowledge of English (at least B2 level);

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree or above in life sciences (i.e. Food Science, Veterinary Medicine, Chemistry, Biology, Data Science, Bioinformatics, Environmental, etc.);

  • Previous experience in generating, collecting evidence and performing statistical analysis of data. Writing and reviewing scientific documents such as background documentation, scientific reports, prepare presentations;

  • Past working experience in a scientific environment would be considered an asset;

  • High ability to work with others, learning agility, results driven;

  • Proficiency in IT tools, standard office software and electronic management of documents and data.

Assignment: initial contract 2 months, with possibility of extensions. 

Salary: approx €1850 per month before taxes.

Work modalities: initially working from home (within 2 hours from Parma, Italy), office work is possible on a voluntary basis (up to 50% of the working time). 

To apply for this position, please send your English Europass CV to efsa@randstad.it

Job restrictions

Being a EU National or a non-EU National with a valid permit of stay in Italy

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Fondata in Olanda nel 1960, Randstad è oggi la società leader al mondo nei servizi per le risorse umane. Specializzata nella ricerca, selezione e formazione del personale, Randstad è presente in Italia dal 1999 e conta oggi più di 300 filiali.Grazie all’attività dei nostri professionisti, uniamo le aspettative di chi cerca e di chi offre lavoro creando solidi rapporti di fiducia che definiscono storie, opportunità e prospettive sempre nuove. Le nostre soluzioni:Staffing: Somministrazione di lavoro a tempo determinato.Inhouse Services: il tuo punto di riferimento dedicato direttamente in azienda.Staff leasing: Somministrazione di lavoro a tempo indeterminato.Specialties: Unit con… Read more