Associate Director / Sr. Manager*, Program Management

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Key Responsibilities

Everyone can achieve great things at BioNTech! We develop revolutionary approaches in the fight against cancer and other diseases. BioNTech wants to become the world’s leading biotechnology company for individualized cancer medicine. Over 1400 dedicated, passionate pioneers achieve sensational success and promising breakthroughs time and again by forging new paths – and ensure people all around the world have hope for the future. You too can become a pioneer!

Key Responsibilities

  • Partner with BNT US Program Leaders and functional heads to ensure effective program planning and prioritization to drive programs through milestones
  • Lead program management activities for program teams and subteams, including program planning and execution such as timeline and milestone tracking, team meeting management, decision making support, and internal reporting
  • Develop and issue timely meeting agendas and minutes, facilitate team meetings and follow up on action items, ensure effective cross-functional communication and decision making to maintain alignment between key internal and external stakeholders
  • Collaborate with BNT DE to ensure US activities are incorporated into company-wide reporting systems
  • Facilitating strong cross functional communication by building working relationships across the organization
  • Help drive a culture of achievement and accountability within teams 
  • Assist in implementing tools and practices consistent with company-wide program management

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Bachelors/Masters in related scientific
  • Demonstrated track record of success in biotechnology with 5-8 years of prior experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and applicable program management tools 
  • Able to work effectively across all levels of the organization, including executive management
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to influence without authority, motivate with enthusiasm and develop productive working relationships with key stakeholders 
  • Ability to problem solve in a highly matrixed organization 
  • Excellent attention to detail 
  • Competent in planning and tracking, with the ability to capture details and summarize effectively for bridging across diverse, cross-functional and multi-national teams
  • Process oriented, yet flexible. Able to create and drive process while also recognizing when flexibility is needed

What we offer

BioNTech US is committed to the well being of our team members and offers a variety of benefits supporting our diverse employee base. Salaried/Position-Targeted Hourly Employees working 30+ hours per week are eligible for our comprehensive benefits package. Benefits include but are not limited to:
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Life, AD&D, STD and LTD Insurance
  • HRA & FSA Spending Accounts
  • Health & Wellness, including free onsite gym access
  • Adoption & Surrogacy Assistance
  • Vacation and Unlimited Sick Time
  • Holidays and Floating Holidays, including discretionary winter shutdown
  • 401(K) Plan with Significant Company Match
  • Tuition Reimbursement and Professional Development
  • Commuting Assistance and free onsite parking
  • Discounted Home and Auto Insurance
  • Pet Insurance
  • Plus more benefits that will be shared upon hire!

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Then apply now for our location Cambridge (Boston) and simply send us your application documents using our online form. #LI-DCA

*BioNTech does not differentiate on the basis of gender, race or ethnicity, religion, color, sexual orientation or identity, disability, age and other protected statuses as given by applicable law. We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Most important – it’s a match!

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