Director Program Management (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 500 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 Program Management (f/m/d)
Kennziffer: 9002-2001

Your responsibilities:

  • Leading, Planning, managing and monitoring complex programs consisting of several projects and sub-projects including cooperation projects and sub-projects
  • Coordinating and managing interdisciplinary, research, clinical and regulatory production teams at various project levels
  • Defining and adhering to deadline- and budget-/cost-related project goals
  • Ongoing quality management and optimization of project contents and structures
  • Preparing project schedules and the associated capacity planning, and always keeping these up to date
  • Acting as the central interface and counterpart for both internal and external project managers and therapeutic/business area management
  • Reporting to the Vice President Program Management

Your qualifications:

  • PhD in Biology, Pharmacy, Biochemistry or Biotechnology, or an equivalent qualification
  • A minimum of 8 years' experience in managing complex projects and project structures at a pharmaceutical, biotech or medical company, preferably in the R&D and/or CMC sector
  • Knowledge of the GxP environment (including cleanroom production)
  • Basic understanding of regulatory requirements for clinical trials (early phase and,ideally, also late phase)
  • Experience in leading & managing global interdisciplinary teams
  • Basic knowledge of MS Project or equivalent applications
  • A talent for organizing and a very hands-on approach
  • Assertiveness and excellent communication skills at various levels
  • Excellent command of (spoken and written) German and English
  • Ability to systematically perform activities in a timely and accurate manner
  • A committed team player who is able to cope with pressure

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
Mrs. Slavica Stevanovic-Heck
Friedrich-Miescher-Straße 15
72076 Tübingen