The Senior CMC Manager is experienced in the use of project management tools/software and principles who can independently manage program activities for two or more CMC teams ensuring that the Cancer Vaccine program/s stay on schedule and within the expected budget to achieve the program's goals and milestones. The Senior CMC Manager drives the team in the development and successful execution of product development activities through the drug development process and is aligned with management's and Health Authorities' expectations. The Senior CMC Manager must be experienced in product development programs in a matrix-oriented team environment to successful milestone completion. He/she must be able to anticipate obstacles or risks to the plans and to develop mitigation strategies. The Senior CMC Manager is responsible for clearly identifying and reporting up when programs or projects timelines and deliverables are at risk.
This is an excellent opportunity for exceptional highly motivated, inquisitive, and innovative individuals with the desire to be an integral member of a collaborative multidisciplinary team in an entrepreneurial environment and who seek to gain experience in the fast-paced and intellectually challenging environment of a growing company.
Hierarchal Position: This position reports to the Director of CMC with no direct reports
50% Team Management
50% Project Management
Minimum 8 years Project Management experience in a Chemistry, Manufacturing & Control (CMC) environment, with 5-8 years in the biotechnology / pharmaceutical industry experience a must. Bachelor degree in engineering, pharmaceutical sciences or equivalent required. Master degree preferred and/or PMP certification desirable.
Agenus is a biopharmaceutical company focused on immunology-based approaches to the discovery and development of novel therapies for cancer and infectious diseases. Agenus has offices and laboratories in Lexington, MA, New York, NY, Berkeley, CA, and Cambridge, UK that collaborate with leading corporate and academic partners around the world.