Business & Commercial Operations Director (f/m/d)

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Design. Progress. Together.

CureVac AG is a global biopharmaceutical company researching and developing novel drugs based on the natural molecule Messenger RNA (mRNA). Our focus is on prophylactic vaccines, innovative cancer immunotherapies and protein-based therapies. Currently, about 600 RNA people are striving to achieve our main goal: To bring multiple best-in-class mRNA drugs to market.

To strengthen our team in Tübingen near Stuttgart, we are currently looking to recruit a

Director Business Commercial Operations (f/m/d)
Job-ID: 0501-2101

Your responsibilities:

  • Manage the key business and commercial projects as well as the strategic initiatives across the different therapeutic areas
  • Manage, coach and develop a team of two Business & Commercial Operations Managers
  • Lead and develop multidisciplinary teams, and structure and support problem-solving
  • Provide disciplined project supervision and ensure that the team prioritizes tasks to be completed; implement monitoring and reporting (timelines, content, budget)
  • Support strategy development and implementation
  • Drive partnerships and negotiations, M&A preparation and execution
  • Design and implement commercial processes including building critical networks and databases
  • Develop management reports and coordinate the preparation of external meetings and presentations

Your qualifications:

  • Completed university degree in economics or similar field; MBA preferred
  • Extensive experience in a leading management consulting and/or multinational environment preferably within the pharma and/or biotech industry
  • Demonstrated leadership ability in a multidisciplinary environment
  • Deep functional knowledge, including strategy, business development, product development, project management, etc.
  • Strategic thinker with analytical and robust quantitative problem-solving skills
  • Results-oriented with strong project/program management capabilities
  • Ability to work effectively with people at all levels
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to convey complex ideas effectively
  • Fluency in English; German is a plus

With much passion and sense of responsibility, we work together on the medical revolution. We pride ourselves on maintaining an honest and trusting relationship with each other which is characterized by openness to new ideas and continuous progress. Mutual respect, reliability and personal initiative are self-evident for us.

Design your future with us – become part of the RNA people!   

We look forward to receiving your application via our CareerPortal.

CureVac AG

Human Resources
Ms Alba Ardito
Friedrich-Miescher-Straße 15
72076 Tübingen