Teaching and Research Assistant

  • Vienna University of Economics and Business
  • Research, development, teaching
  • Part time
  • published till: 2024-06-19
You want to understand how things are connected and make a fundamental impact? We offer an environment where you can realize your full potential. At one of Europe’s largest and most modern business and economics universities. On a campus where quality of work is also quality of life. We are looking for support at the

International Accounting Group
Part-time, 10-15 hours/week
Starting June 24, 2024, and ending after 6 months

Please note that pursuant to the Collective Bargaining Agreement, only students who have not yet completed a master or diploma degree program can be employed.

Would you like to gain first experience in a vibrant research and teaching environment? As a Teaching and Research Assistant (10h-15h/week) at the WU International Accounting Group you support the Group’s international research and teaching agenda. You can gain first experience in data collection, preparation, and analyses. Additionally, you work closely with the Group’s teaching staff to ensure a smooth teaching experience including preparation of course work and providing support for evaluation measures (examination). This position provides you an excellent steppingstone for future positions in academia and research.

What to expect

  • Participating in organizational and administrative duties
  • Assisting with courses (e.g., supporting students, supporting the creation of presentations and other teaching material)
  • Supporting the International Accounting Group in conducting its research activities, course preparation and conducting examinations
  • Assisting with research work (e.g., literature research, collecting and preparation of data)

What you have to offer

  • Ongoing studies focusing on accounting or related fields of business administration
  • Interested in becoming part of an academic unit's research and teaching activities
  • High level of proficiency in both German and English languages
  • Used to working with the Microsoft software package (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook)
  • Interest in working with data
  • Experience in working in a similar position advantageous, but not required
  • Excellent communication skills and an ability to work under pressure
  • Willing to work independently
  • Personal attributes: exact, reliable, and positive

What we offer you

  • Inspiring campus life with over 2,400 employees in research, teaching, and administration and approximately 21,500 students
  • A modern campus with spectacular architecture in the heart of Vienna
  • Excellent accessibility by public transportation
  • Meaningful work in an open-minded, inclusive, and family-friendly environment
  • Flexible working hours
  • A wide range of benefits, from an in-house medical officer to athletic activities and a meal allowance to a variety of employee discounts
Curious? Visit our website and find out more at www.wu.ac.at/benefits

The monthly gross salary amounts to €974.70 (for 15 hours/week).

Do you want to join the WU team?
Then please submit your application by June 19, 2024 (ID 2129).
We are looking forward to hearing from you!