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Biotech company in South San Francisco

Sr. Program Manager, Drug Discovery

Position Description:

  • Will help lead operational management of company's drug discovery and early development projects studied in close collaboration with conpany's cademic and industry peer partners
  • Work closely with the Project Team Leader (PTL) and collaborators’ Project Managers to ensure cross functional alignment and accountability
  • Interact with team members of various levels of experience and at multiple sites to facilitate project and resource planning, tracking, reporting and budgeting
  • Partner with the PTL and Finance to generate accurate forecasts for project expenses
  • Collaborates effectively with multiple cross-functional partners within and outside of organization

Position requirements:

  • 8-10+ years of relevant experience with a B.S. in a life science discipline
  • 5+ years of relevant experience with a M.S. and/or MBA
  • 3+ years of relevant experience with a Ph.D. in a life science discipline
  • Must have proven project management experience in drug development at biotechnology or pharmaceutical company
  • Strong understanding of discovery research, pre-clinical development and overall drug development process
  • Experience in managing projects that involve close interactions with external collaborators
  • Exceptional organizational and analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, as well as a proven ability to promote collaborations
  • Effectively communicate progress toward milestones, opportunities, and risks to all stakeholders
  • Must be willing to work onsite at least three days per week

(650) 520-6713

Jonathan Wong


May 27, 2023



International Employee

Sponsor H1b

Sponsor O1

Working Style




South San Francisco

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