Team Assistant* Business Development

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Team Assistant* Business Development

The Team Assistant Business Development* demonstrates the ability to work in a fast-paced, execution-oriented environment. The position plays a central role in managing and coordinating the entire Business Development team and supports them in executing collaborations, acquisitions and other corporate transactions.
In this key role, the candidate will directly support the SVP Business Development and the functional leaders of the Business Development team. Working cross-functionally, the candidate will be critical to the efficient process of transaction execution and implementation of newly formed partnerships as well as integration of acquired technologies.

Support the Senior Vice President (SVP) Business Development and the project team in the following core tasks:
  • Cross-functional administrative activities for international cross-country and expansion-related projects, SVP and team support of coordination as well as supporting the handling of on contracts, negotiations, reporting and communication measures
  • Plan and organize business travels for SVP and department members
  • Prepare and coordinate larger team meetings and workshops both with internal and external stakeholders including the preparation of meeting materials
  • Manage procurement activities for the broader department
  • Support SVP with maintaining IT tools including entering new projects, agreements, contacts and milestones in different systems and keeping them updated
  • Interact in an international team setting and oversee the ongoing communication on transaction flows

What you have to offer.

  • Minimum of 3 years of professional experience
  • Experience in healthcare, pharmaceuticals or biotech industry considered a plus
  • Strong organizational skills with ability to handle multiple tasks and set priorities to meet deliverables under tight timelines.
  • Strong project management skills and experience in handling projects with a cross-functional scope
  • Very strong collaboration, team- and alignment-building skills.
  • Ability to effectively manage senior level relationships across and outside the company.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment
  • Operational/hands-on ability. Creative, “out of the box” thinker.
  • Comfortable with using modern data bases on top of Microsoft Office
  • Fluent in German and English
  • Drive the mindset for collaboration and excellence within the company.
  • Maintain a mindset of hands-on execution.
  • Agile and flexible mindset
  • Can handle working under time pressure

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  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 7944 (please indicate for inquiries)

We look forward to your application!

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