|Publication date:||January 08 2021|
For a derivative from the University of Louvain specialised in developing gene therapies, we are looking for a Business Development Manager. On the way to becoming a world leader in translational gene therapy, it is time to develop a bigger platform, a wider repertoire, and a strong commercial backbone. Currently, the organisation exists out of almost 20 people, all with a strong scientific background, offering PhD positions as well. The successful candidate will, in close collaboration with the management of the facility, be responsible for the assessment and selection of novel and early-stage gene therapy projects that align with the strategic objectives of the derivative.
As Business Development Manager you will be responsible for identifying and closing new cooperations and gene therapy programs. Management of this derivative has set their goals but need you to set the steps in between. This means you will be strategising as well as actively approaching potential collaborations yourself. In order to be successful in this role, you need an active network and working knowledge in and of gene therapy. This in combination with a commercial track record will give you the ability to achieve these goals and reel in new early-stage gene therapy development programs. In this role, you will receive scientific support as well as some commercial power coming from the universities’ valorisation unit.
The ideal candidate has:
In return for your efforts, you will:
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