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Associate Director, Project Management

Associate Director, Project Management

  • Remote
  • Full-Time
  • Associate Director
Location: Remote

Who We Are

Enzyvant is a commercial-stage biotechnology company on the leading edge of regenerative medicine for rare diseases. Our lead asset is FDA-approved RETHYMIC®, a tissue-based regenerative therapy for an ultra-rare and life-threatening pediatric immunodeficiency. It is an exciting time for the Enzyvant team as we deliver on our patient purpose and execute on our bold vision for growth.

Patients are the heart and soul of Enzyvant, inspiring deep meaning, passion, and purpose in our work. They are all the reasons for why, how, and what we do. At Enzyvant, we see a world where the promise of our breakthrough biotechnologies is fully realized to transform the lives of patients battling devastating rare diseases. To achieve this vision, we are pursuing new uses and geographies for our biotechnologies and providing extensive support to help families navigate the complexity of rare diseases with our Enzyvant Connect program.

The Enzyvant team includes some of the most innovative talent in the regenerative medicine sector today. We attract people in biotech who want to make their mark in regenerative medicine and deliver truly meaningful, life-changing solutions for patients. Our company culture values teamwork, innovation, empowerment, and integrity. Enzyvant has a small company feel with the reach and resources of our global parent company Sumitovant Biopharma Ltd. (wholly owned by Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma Co., Ltd.)

Description

The Associate Director of Project Management will be responsible for overall management of the projects in the Company’s portfolio.  This person will be a key contributor to operationalizing strategy and in the planning, execution and monitoring of tactics and operations for the development of life-saving medicines for patients with intractable rare diseases.

Responsibilities:

  • Create and update project development plans and timelines, in collaboration with teammates from Commercial, Manufacturing, Clinical, Nonclinical, Regulatory, and CMC functions
  • Maintain program budgets in partnership with Accounting and Finance teammates
  • Facilitate Project Team Meetings to ensure timely decision making, a full understanding of progress and interdependencies between teams, and tracking of emerging issues on the projects
  • Facilitate and manage productive team communication and collaboration, both internally and externally (agenda, minutes, follow-up on actions, etc.)
  • Prepare materials and dashboards to visualize program and budget status and forecasts for use by the team, including Senior Executive members
  • Other duties may be assigned

Qualifications:

  • BS/BA (minimum); MS, MBA and/or PhD
  • >12 years of experience in pharmaceutical industry with broad exposure to all functions/activities (Commercial, Manufacturing, Facilities, Nonclinical, Clinical, CMC and Regulatory) involved in drug development
  • >10 years of project management experience in drug development
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Project and Office Timeline or similar visualization application
  • Demonstrated experience working with cross-functional teams, outsourcing partners, and consultants, preferably with experience working in a small pharma/biotech organization
  • Knowledge of global (FDA, EMA, PMDA) regulatory requirements for small molecule and/or biologic drugs
  • Knowledge of manufacturing facility planning and buildout would be beneficial
  • Demonstrated experience or knowledge with cost management and forecasting
  • Proven ability to prioritize, plan ahead, and manage a high volume of work to meet deadlines and ensure that the operation runs in an efficient and timely manner
  • Project management in the rare disease space preferred
  • PMI certification preferred

Skills:

  • Strong communication skills, including ability to communicate (verbally and in writing) technical and non-technical information clearly to a diverse, remote audience
  • Proven ability to work at a high level of integrity, accuracy, and attention to detail
  • Ability to make thoughtful, integrated, timely and meaningful recommendations and/or decisions and take corresponding actions
  • Willingness to work collaboratively by incorporating diverse perspectives and appropriately managing relationships to strengthen decision-making
  • Resourceful, enthusiastic, and results-oriented

    Enzyvant is committed to maintaining a safe and productive workplace and work experience for our team members. As part of these ongoing efforts, Enzyvant requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and this position requires that you be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to your start date, as a condition of employment. If you are unable to be vaccinated, we will consider requests for reasonable accommodations in accordance with applicable legal requirements.

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