Research Assistant - Analytics

Closing date: 
31 December, 2015
12 months
The monthly maintenance stipend is of 745€ net
Job Purpose: 

It is currently open one full time vacancy for research and development in the scope of Regional Project M1420-01-0145-FEDER-000002/ RH006, co-financed by the “Madeira 14-20”.

The grant is for a period of 12 months, which it can be extended for periods of 6 months until de end of the project

The work to be developed is the study and development of a comprehensive social networking analysis model for the Tourism and marketing indicators of the Promotion Agency of Madeira.


Fellowship value: The monthly maintenance stipend is of 745€ net, according to the Portuguese directives from the ministry of science and education This value can be complemented with social security reimbursement if the researcher subscribes the voluntary SSV according to the Portuguese Law – Lei Nº. 202/2012, de 27 de Agosto.

Requirements: Candidates are required to have an academic degree in Management or Marketing Analytics. Research related experience is desirable. Fluency in English is mandatory.


Selection Criteria:

The jury will select the candidates based on a curricular evaluation and, if necessary, using job professional interviews. The selection criteria is the following: • Education Background and graduation (40%) • Technical skills relevant for the project execution (30%) • Experience in related tasks (20%) • English language skills (10%)


Members of the Jury: Prof. Dra. Valentina Nisi, Prof. Dr. Nuno Jardim Nunes, Prof. Dr. Julian Hanna

How to apply: 

Applications: All candidates should present their applications by e-mail (to: ) from 16th to the 31st of December 2015.

The application must include: • Letter of introduction, explaining how the candidate is covering the requirements); • CV (Europass) with a photo; • Copy of all certificates that prove the habilitations mentioned in the CV.

All candidates should present their applications by e-mail (to: ) from 16th to the 31st of December 2015


Selected applicants shall receive a notification of the results until the 4th of December.


The research grant is predicted to start on the 5th of January 2016.


Work Location: Madeira Interactive Technologies Institute – Madeira – Funchal


Scientific Advisor: Prof. Dra. Valentina Nisi