Associate Director* CMC Project Management

  • Mainz
  • Work experience
  • Project Management, Product Management
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We aim to reduce the suffering of people with life-changing therapies by harnessing the potential of the immune system to develop novel therapies against cancer and infectious diseases. While doing so, we are guided by our three company values: united, innovative, passionate. Get in touch with us if you are looking to be a part of creating hope for a healthy future in many people's lives.

Associate Director* CMC Project Management

As an Associate Director* in the CMC Project Management Team at BioNTech, you will be responsible for cross-functional teams in a variety of development projects for our downstream manufacturing process for our individualized cancer therapies pipeline and late phase CMC development projects that support our clinical trials.

Your main responsibilities are:
  • Planning, coordination, integration, execution, monitoring, and closure of complex multidisciplinary development modules
  • Integrate program strategy and operational execution across all the functional areas and work packages in delivering the program’s goals and the team’s success (scope, budget, time, quality)
  • Create and maintain a high performing team of project managers
  • Lead cross-functional teams (internal and external) within a complex project and support project work hands-on where required
  • Lead and support the implementation of company-wide new processes and process improvement initiatives to optimize operational efficiency
  • Establish and ensure efficient content and information flow between interdisciplinary teams incl. routine status reporting and project reviews to ensure that project goals meet company vision and strategy

What you have to offer.

  • Successful degree in Chemistry, Biotechnology, Biology, Engineering, Life Sciences or similar field
  • Several years of experience in managing projects and cross-functional teams, preferable to have previous working experience in regulated environments (e.g. GCP/GCLP, GMP)
  • Excellent communication, presentation and stakeholder management skills
  • Strong background in Analytical development and/or projects
  • Fast perception of new knowledge and efficient problem-solving skills with high personal commitment within a matrix and fast paced environment
  • Willingness to handle complex projects across multiple departments and with collaboration partners
  • Very good English skills, written and orally (German skills are also desirable but not essential)

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 Mainz 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 3539 (please indicate for inquiries)

We look forward to your application!

*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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