Senior Projectmanager Pandemic Preparedness (f/m/d)

Design. Progress. Together.


CureVac Manufacturing GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of CureVac AG, is a biopharmaceutical company producing novel drugs based on the natural molecule Messenger RNA (mRNA). Our focus is on innovative cancer immunotherapies, prophylactic vaccines and molecular therapies. Currently, all 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


Senior Projectmanager Pandemic Preparedness (f/m/d)


Your responsibilities:


  • Manage comprehensively a strategic project with high complexity and multiple stakeholders and external collaboration partner
  • Define project structure, milestones and deliverables with sponsor and stakeholders
  • Manage dependencies between multiple cross-functional sub-projects and ensure project progress across teams
  • Own relationship with strategic partners, establish a communication plan and stakeholder management 
  • Define a project plan including resources and budget calculation, monitor and support.
  • Prepare the collaboration governance and steering and support the program lead
  • Regular reporting to program manager, senior management and support the communication to authorities and external collaboration partners
  • Manage project risk and own mitigation actions
  • Own the governance for the project and workstreams, minute decision and track actions.



Your qualifications:


  • Proven experience management of complex technical projects or collaborations in pharmaceutical industry or equivalent regulated environment
  • Structured way of working and keeping oversight; ability to simplify complex topics; Attention to detail, diligent
  • Strong leadership, communication and influencing skills; agile influencing and negotiation tactics.
  • Result orientation and “make it happen” attitude, High degree of assertiveness and persistence
  • Self-motivated and autonomous working style to define project plans and drive execution; Excellent self-management skills
  • Fast learning and able to manage new and upcoming technicalities topics, including requirements from pharmaceutical Good Manufacturing Praxis (GMP); 
  • Experience with managing projects GMP and pharmaceutical product registration (CMC) is a plus
  • Agile and able to witch between hands on support when needed to overseeing and driving at higher level
  • Experience to work in a matrix environment
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Affinity to IT tools Advanced MS Excel and MS Project skills
  • PMP certification or equivalent project management training is a plus
  • Fluent English language knowledge, German is a plus


We offer you a challenging and varied opportunity with an innovative and dynamic company that is expanding.
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 Manufacturing GmbH


Human Resources
Gregor Zimmermann 
Friedrich-Miescher-Straße 15
72076 Tübingen