Program Manager

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Project Management
  3. Germany
Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Posting date: 16 Mar 2020

A boutique biopharmaceutical company is advertising a vacancy for a Program Manager in their office in Germany. The organisation targets immunotherapies that seeks to improve patient outcomes through innate immunity. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a highly motivated project management team and significantly bolster a career in the clinical field.

Job Responsibilities

  • Manage drug development program in immuno-oncology from early R&D to clinical development
  • Coordinate internal and external program-related research and development activities
  • Work in a cross-functional program team to develop program plans and ensure execution according timelines and budget
  • Organize and attend team meetings as part of an international program team, including meeting preparation and recording of minutes, tracking of team objectives and action items
  • Liaise with external vendors and collaborators
  • Lead process to plan, monitor and report program budget and serve as interface with finance/controlling
  • Support the Program Head in devising program strategy and objectives
  • Support program team in preparation of program recommendations and presentation to management
  • Work closely with functional leads, program teams and scientific staff to proactively plan, monitor program and resolve potential resource conflicts
  • Work with Head of Project Management to develop, implement and maintain harmonized processes and tools

Skills and Requirements

  • PhD in Life Sciences (Biology, Biochemistry, Medicine, Pharmacy)
  • Prior experience in biological drug research and development (1 - 3 years)
  • Demonstrated experience in project management with appropriate training in required tools (incl. MS Project) and processes
  • Professional qualifications, expertise and skills
  • Full professional proficiency in German and English
  • Work in a highly structured and organized manner
  • Assume responsibility and work proactively
  • Analyse, understand and clearly communicate complex scenarios
  • Work under pressure if required, adapt to changes quickly and frequently
  • Be committed to learn, adapt and improve continuously

To Apply

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