|Publication date:||February 28 2020|
For Confo Therapeutics, a young and innovative drug discovery company, we are looking for a Head of Biology. Their novel approach to drug discovery is internationally recognised and is both quicker and more performant than standard approaches. Their focus lies on the development of small molecule drugs for severe diseases by targeting GPCR’s, a class of membrane proteins with massive druggable potential. Unique is that the company’s technology allows for the research of inherently unstable GPCR’s, which previously could not be investigated. To support the growth of their (cell) biology activities and the continued success of their discovery / development efforts, they are looking for a Head of Biology and Translational Medicine.
In this position you will be leading all biological aspects related to the drug discovery and translational research within the company. This will include building your own cell biology team, but also the responsibilty for all outsourced biological studies (HTS, in-vivo, …). This group and their number of projects are expected to grow quickly and thus will your responsibilities. Furthermore, together with the CSO you will be deciding on the discovery and development strategy of the company. In this position your responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to:
You will bring the following skill set/experience:
Nice to have’s are:
You may expect:
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Consultant R&D | Biotechnological and Pharmaceutical Industry