Associate Director* CTSM Systems

  • Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Work experience
  • Research, development, teaching
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Associate Director* CTSM Systems

At BioNTech, you will set up complex structures to ensure efficient and timely end-to-end supply of our clinical trials with investigational medicinal products in an innovative international environment in compliance with regulatory requirements.

Your main responsibilities are:
  • Liaises with other functions to have understanding on processes which involve CTSM Systems to define Systems needs
  • Liaises with other CTSM related IT projects to feed in user requirements
  • Liaises with procurement and IT to select CTSM System vendors
  • Identifies CTSM System priorities and creates IT initiatives
  • Identifies and leads CTSM Systems improvement initiatives
  • Streamlines IT CTSM Systems & vendors
  • Defines and implements performance objectives for CTSM System function
  • Manages performance management for CTSM Systems function
  • Trains new team members and to SOPs in CTSM Systems
  • Ensures CTSM Systems SOPs are followed

What you have to offer.

  • Relevant professional experience (usually +5 years) in system development/ownership, IT-Consulting or other IT-role in Pharmaceutical or Biotech or any other equivalent industry setting
  • Proven track record for IT-System implementation and transformation
  • Deep Knowledge in Performance Management
  • Deep Knowledge of systems validation requirements in Pharmaceutical/Biotech environment
  • Advanced Knowledge about IT-Systems in Pharmaceutical/Biotech environment and standard office software proficiency (e.g., MS Office)
  • Ability to develop long-term IT strategy and have the correct prioritization, aligned with approved systems development roadmap and systems landscape strategy
  • Ability to analyze business requirements for IT needs
  • Excellent Project Management Skills
  • Business-professional English language skills
 Preferred Requirements: 
  • Prior experience supporting clinical trials in the pharmaceutical industry is preferred
  • Prior experience leading SAP implementation efforts through the full SDLC is preferred
  • Decision making skills based on experiential knowledge, paired with strategic thinking and negotiation skills
  • Ability to solve multi-layered and dynamic tasks in flexible and changing framework conditions
  • Ability to create independent analyses and develop new solutions as well as derive or elaborate suitable next steps
  • Assertiveness and strong communication skills
  • Service mentality – stakeholder management on eye level
  • Ability to lead various individuals of different professional backgrounds and expertise levels, with resilience to constantly changing work environment
  • Assertive, with the confidence to be a voice of authority – eager to do what is best for the team and openness to explore new topics/trends
  • High-energy and passionate outlook to the role and can influence those around them

Benefits for you.

  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Childcare
  • Jobticket
  • Company Bike
  • Leave Account
  • Fitness Courses
  • Mobile Office
  • Special Vacation
... and much more.

Have we kindled your pioneering spirit?

Then apply now for our location Cambridge, Massachusetts and simply send us your application documents using our online form.

If you have any further questions, our Talent Acquisition Team will be happy to answer them on + 49 (0) 6131-9084-1291 (monday-friday, from 12 noon to 4 pm).

Job-ID 6232 (please indicate for inquiries)

We look forward to your application!

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