Associate Director, R&D Strategic Initiatives, AI & Digital

Hiring By - Biostaffic

 BioPharma

Princeton, New Jersey - United States

Job Highlights

Not Disclosed

Director

Posted 4 months ago
Job details
At Genmab, we’re committed to building extra[not]ordinary futures together, by developing antibody products and pioneering, knock-your-socks-off therapies that change the lives of patients and the future of cancer treatment and serious diseases. From our people who are caring, candid, and impact-driven to our business, which is innovative and rooted in science, we believe that being proudly unique, determined to be our best, and authentic is essential to fulfilling our purpose.
Job Description
The Role and Department
Do you want to work in a global team focusing on innovation and bringing new capabilities to strengthen and expand the Genmab R&D engine? And do you want to work in a company that fosters a strong company culture of innovation, inclusiveness and empowerment? Then this might be an exciting career opportunity for you.
In line to support and execute on Genmab´s 2030 vision, we are looking for an Associate Director for the Project Management R&D Strategic Initiatives (RDSI) – AI & Digital team. RDSI’s focus is on the continued build, strengthening and expansion of the Genmab R&D engine, where cutting-edge technologies, such as artificial intelligence (AI) and digital solutions, are actively incorporated to drive innovation. As an Associate Director, you will join a dynamic, enthusiastic group of Project Managers based in the United States, Denmark, and the Netherlands.
With AI and digital advancement at the forefront of our strategic focus, your role will center on projects where these technologies serve as pivotal catalysts for innovation within Genmab's R&D division (such as Safety, Medical, Clinical Operations etc). Collaborating with cross-functional teams comprising subject matter experts from various lines of business, as well as supporting departments like data science, intellectual property, legal, IT&D, and quality assurance, you'll steer use cases from proof of concept to pilot, scale-up, and implementation.
Key responsibilities include:
  • Manage programs/projects in R&D where AI/innovation/Digital is a key element, ensuring adherence to timelines, budget, and quality standards
  • Building bridges and fostering collaboration among cross-functional teams, both internal and external, when relevant, to define project objectives, deliverables, and milestones
  • Working hand-in-hand with cross-functional project teams to drive progress and achieve deliverables, even rolling up your sleeves when necessary
  • Monitoring and analyzing project progress, proactively identifying risks and challenges, and devising strategies to mitigate them
  • Prepare project reports, impactful presentations, effectively communicating findings to internal and external stakeholders
  • Drive implementation of new capabilities into new ways of working
  • Foster a collaborative and inclusive work environment, promoting effective communication and teamwork among project team members
  • Providing objective guidance and acting as a troubleshooting partner for team members during solutioning
  • Stay updated with the latest advancements and trends in development, contributing to the continuous improvement of the team's capabilities
Requirements
  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree is required in a relevant field such as Pharmaceutical science, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry or a related discipline. MSc or PhD preferred.
  • Minimum 7-10 years of experience in R&D within the pharmaceutical/biotech industry
  • Proven track record in (agile) project management, demonstrating the ability to effectively plan, execute, and deliver complex research projects
  • Experience with AI/digital use cases from clinical development, including POC and pilot work in a clinical setting, besides implementation of innovative solutions is an advantage
  • Strong leadership skills with experience in leading teams, coordinating activities, and managing project resources
  • Excellent stakeholder, communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with multidisciplinary teams and across levels; SME, directors, VPs, and C-level
  • Innovative and strategic mindset, results oriented and with an eye towards the bigger picture
  • Detail-oriented and organized, with the ability to prioritize tasks and handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Demonstrated problem-solving abilities and critical thinking skills
  • Familiarity with regulatory guidelines in development and willingness to learn, stay updated and curious of new regulations and technology is an advantage.
The position is hybrid and planned to be located in Princeton, NJ, US.
For US based candidates, the proposed salary band for this position is as follows:
$138,750.00---$231,250.00
The actual salary offer will carefully consider a wide range of factors, including your skills, qualifications, experience, and location. Also, certain positions are eligible for additional forms of compensation, such as bonuses.
About You
  • You are passionate about our purpose and genuinely care about our mission to transform the lives of patients through innovative cancer treatment
  • You bring rigor and excellence to all that you do. You are a fierce believer in our rooted-in-science approach to problem-solving
  • You are a generous collaborator who can work in teams with diverse backgrounds
  • You are determined to do and be your best and take pride in enabling the best work of others on the team
  • You are not afraid to grapple with the unknown and be innovative
  • You have experience working in a fast-growing, dynamic company (or a strong desire to)
  • You work hard and are not afraid to have a little fun while you do so
Locations
Genmab leverages the effectiveness of an agile working environment, when possible, for the betterment of employee work-life balance. Our offices are designed as open, community-based spaces that work to connect employees while being immersed in our state-of-the-art laboratories. Whether you’re in one of our collaboratively designed office spaces or working remotely, we thrive on connecting with each other to innovate.
About Genmab
Genmab is an international biotechnology company with a core purpose guiding its unstoppable team to strive towards improving the lives of patients through innovative and differentiated antibody therapeutics. For more than 20 years, its passionate, innovative and collaborative team has invented next-generation antibody technology platforms and leveraged translational research and data sciences, which has resulted in a proprietary pipeline including bispecific T-cell engagers, next-generation immune checkpoint modulators, effector function enhanced antibodies and antibody-drug conjugates. To help develop and deliver novel antibody therapies to patients, Genmab has formed 20+ strategic partnerships with biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies. By 2030, Genmab’s vision is to transform the lives of people with cancer and other serious diseases with Knock-Your-Socks-Off (KYSO™) antibody medicines.
Established in 1999, Genmab is headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark with locations in Utrecht, the Netherlands, Princeton, New Jersey, U.S. and Tokyo, Japan.
Our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion
We are committed to fostering workplace diversity at all levels of the company and we believe it is essential for our continued success. No applicant shall be discriminated against or treated unfairly because of their race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability, or genetic information. Learn more about our commitments on our website.
Genmab is committed to protecting your personal data and privacy. Please see our privacy policy for handling your data in connection with your application on our website https://www.genmab.com/privacy.
Please note that if you are applying for a position in the Netherlands, Genmab’s policy for all permanently budgeted hires in NL is initially to offer a fixed-term employment contract for a year, if the employee performs well and if the business conditions do not change, renewal for an indefinite term may be considered after the fixed-term employment contract.

Benefits Offered?

  • No

Bonus Offered?

  • No

Travel Required?

  • No

Location:

  • Princeton, New Jersey - United States

Experience:

  • Director

Global Experience Needed?

  • No

Specialized Experience Needed?

  • No

Apply before:

  • Apr 13, 2024
Company Overview
Genmab
Genmab

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We are an international biotech company committed to improving the lives of patients through innovative and differentiated antibody therapeutics. For 25 years, our passionate, innovative and collaborative team has invented next-generation antibody technology platforms and leveraged translational research and data sciences, which has resulted in a proprietary pipeline including bispecific T-cell engagers, next-generation immune checkpoint modulators, effector function enhanced antibodies, and antibody-drug conjugates. To help develop and deliver novel antibody therapies to patients, we have formed 20+ strategic partnerships with biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies. By 2030, our vision is to transform the lives of people with cancer and other serious diseases with knock-your-socks-off (KYSO®) antibody medicines. We are united by our core values: a passion for innovation, determination, integrity, and working as one team and respecting each other. When you work at Genmab you'll be part of a warm, fun, dynamic community seeking out and embracing the opportunity to build new and bold futures within a rapidly growing biotechnology company. Genmab is a place where you can be authentically you; you are empowered to innovate, build solutions and execute; you feel cared for and supported. In its totality, this makes working at Genmab an extra[not]ordinaryTM experience. Established in 1999, we are headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark with locations in Utrecht, the Netherlands, Princeton, New Jersey, U.S., and Tokyo, Japan. For more information, please visit Genmab.com. Disclaimer: http://bit.ly/GENDisclaimer
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