Job Title: Vice President, Business Development
Reports To: Chief Financial Officer
Location: Boston, MA
The Vice President, Business Development is a key member of the leadership team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for leading business development for the company with a focus on partnering of our lead asset A4250 for commercialization outside the US and Major Europe in the rest of the world (ROW), seeking potential partners for Elobixibat and potentially the preclinical assets in NASH, assessing in-licensing opportunities to expand our orphan liver disease portfolio both in bile acids as well as in mRNA/gene therapies, as well as outsourcing any assets not considered core to the company.
The ideal candidate will be a seasoned business development executive in the biopharmaceutical industry with an ability to set out the business development agenda based on good business judgement with clear alignment to the strategic needs of the company. The Vice President, Business Development will ideally have a good understanding of liver and GI disease and be able to work well with colleagues and external advisors for scientific input. He/she will also have a successful track record of completing deals, ideally on a global basis, and integrating them with the appropriate Alliance Management governance. The candidate will demonstrate good analytical skills, strong negotiating skills and have a keen interest and curiosity about the industry to best be able to monitor and target compounds and partners.
The Vice President, Business Development will ensure that the company, the leadership and the board have a clear understanding business development activities and how they link back to the Corporate Strategy. The proven ability to work with and communicate with his/her peers across all areas of the business is essential.
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