Sr Manager Scientific Innovation (Emergent Technologies)


Sant Cugat del Valles, ES

Tipo de Contrato:  Indefinido tiempo completo
Área:  Investigación y Desarrollo
Número de solicitud de puesto:  220869

Do you want to join an international team working to improve the future of healthcare? Do you want to improve the lives of millions of people? Grifols is a global healthcare company which, since its foundation in Barcelona in 1909, has been working to improve the health and well-being of people all over the world. Our four divisions - Bioscience, Diagnostic, Hospital and Bio Supplies - develop, produce and market innovative medicines, solutions and services in more than 100 countries and regions.

Help us lead one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies!



The Scientific Innovation (Emergent Technologies) Sr Manager, as a member of the GIANT-external innovation team, will be responsible for the identification and scientific assessment of external Opportunities in new technological platforms consistent with Grifols strategy.



What your responsibilities will be



You will have the opportunity to:


  • Identify, prioritize, and lead scientific assessment of external emergent technological opportunities.
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams (BD, R&D, Medical Affairs, IP, Clinical, Industrial) for the continued evaluation of external opportunities.
  • Cultivate and expand existing networks in the US/Europe - biotech, pharma, venture, research institutes and academic communities - to ensure high quality deal flow for Grifols.
  • Drive awareness of Grifols and position of the company as partner of choice.
  • Collaborate with Grifols leadership to help refine Grifols strategy as appropriate and drive development of external innovation strategy.



Who you are



  • You have a Ph.D. in Life Science. 
  • You have experience of at least 5 years in biotechnology/pharmaceutical industry (or in related life sciences fields including venture capital and/or technology transfer) supporting the evaluation of external innovation in a similar position.
  • You have an extensive knowledge of new technologies and platforms in the context of drug discovery and development. You also have knowledge of Drug Discovery, Development and Intellectual Property Processes.
  • You have ability to lead technical due diligence efforts/teams and strategic thinking related to product development and pipelines.
  • You anticipate the evolution of the marketplace and the competition to maintain advantage as it pertains to business model creation, innovation acquisition and collaboration. 
  • You are analytical and communicative. 



What we offer



  • Permanent position. 
  • There is the possibility to be located in Sant Cugat del Vallès or in Dublin.
  • This is a brilliant opportunity for you. Grifols is fully aware that its employees are one of its major assets. We are committed to maintaining an atmosphere that encourages all our employees to develop their professional careers in an excellent working environment. 
  • Grifols is an equal opportunity employer.



If you are interested in joining our company and you have what it takes for such an exciting position, then don't hesitate to apply. We look forward to receiving your application!


Location: SPAIN : España : Sant Cugat del Valles:SC3 


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