Director, Business Development and Corporate Strategy

Posted on Jan 19, 2019 by Rheos Medicines, Inc.

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Consultancy
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
Rheos Medicines is a biopharmaceutical company discovering and developing novel medicines that target immune cell metabolism to treat patients with a broad range of severe diseases, including those with autoimmune disease and cancer. We are rapidly advancing a first-infield approach in immunometabolism by applying a comprehensive, systems-biology understanding of the metabolic pathways that drive immune cell function. Launched in 2018 by Third Rock Ventures, Rheos is built on groundbreaking science and currently has a team of more than 30 employees advancing our pipeline of immunometabolism drugs. Rheos Medicines Director, Business Development and Corporate Strategy Apply Now * Print * Save * Share Description Title: Director, Business Development and Corporate Strategy Reports To: Chief Operating Officer Location: Cambridge, MA Rheos Medicines is a biopharmaceutical company discovering and developing novel medicines that target immune cell metabolism to treat patients with a broad range of severe diseases, including those with autoimmune disease and cancer. We are rapidly advancing a first-infield approach in immunometabolism by applying a comprehensive, systems-biology understanding of the metabolic pathways that drive immune cell function. Launched in 2018 by Third Rock Ventures, Rheos is built on groundbreaking science and currently has a team of more than 30 employees advancing our pipeline of immunometabolism drugs. The Role: Reporting to the COO, the Director of Business Development and Corporate Strategy will support and lead inbound and outbound business development initiatives, develop and execute on key strategies, lead the design and implementation of new strategic initiatives and operational projects, and help drive external corporate communications, including interactions with buy and sell-side investors. This will be a high-profile role where you will gain first hand strategic and operating experience while helping to organize and build a premier biotechnology company. This high energy individual will wear many hats and will have the capacity to drive numerous complex projects forward simultaneously. This position will provide both strategic and operational excellence working closely with senior management, business partners, and potential investors. This person will play an instrumental role in supporting critical R&D programs, facilitating timely and impactful decisions, and establishing and contributing to the development of overall portfolio strategy, corporate and business development, as well as communications strategy at Rheos. Major Responsibilities: * Contribute to the refinement, articulation, and execution of Rheos's business and science strategy * Support corporate partnering efforts (e.g., negotiation, coordination of due diligence activities, drafting research plans, financial analysis, term sheet drafting, etc.) * Lead and close transactions in support of R&D efforts (e.g., license/collaboration agreements) * Work with Business Development and R&D team to craft external partnering presentations * In partnership with the project leaders, guide program strategy, set program goals and lead team decision-making for Rheos's discovery and early development programs * Act as Alliance Manager on with key research collaborators, suppliers and licensors * Ensure coordination of activities and deliverables across all functions reporting to the COO Requirements Requirements and Qualifications: * MS/MBA (PhD a plus) * 8-10 years of relevant biotech or pharmaceutical industry experience (financial industry experience a plus) * At least 5-6 years in business development or corporate strategy function * Ability to influence across multiple functions, effectively work with different personalities and styles, and efficiently prioritize activities * Excellent communication skills; comfortable navigating complexity and ambiguity in a fast-paced environment Job Information * Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts, 02139, United States * Job ID: * Posted: December 20, 2018 * Position Title: Director, Business Development and Corporate Strategy * Company Name: Rheos Medicines * Job Function: Business Development * Entry Level: No * Job Type: Full-Time * Job Duration: Indefinite * Min Education: Master's Degree * Min Experience: 7-10 Years * Required Travel: 0-10% Jobs You May Like Sr. Accountant Vedanta Biosciences Cambridge, United States Director, Process Chemistry Syros Pharmaceuticals Cambridge, United States Senior Clinical Data Manager Syros Pharmaceuticals Cambridge, United States Director/Sr. Director, Research Assays CRISPR Therapeutics Cambridge, United States * MS/MBA (PhD a plus) * 8-10 years of relevant biotech or pharmaceutical industry experience (financial industry experience a plus) * At least 5-6 years in business development or corporate strategy function * Ability to influence across multiple functions, effectively work with different personalities and styles, and efficiently prioritize activities * Excellent communication skills; comfortable navigating complexity and ambiguity in a fast-paced environment

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