Design. Progress. Together.

CureVac SE is a global biopharmaceutical company researching and developing novel drugs based on the natural molecule Messenger RNA (mRNA). Our focus is on prophylactic vaccines, innovative cancer immunotherapies and protein-based therapies. Currently, all RNA people are striving to achieve our main goal: To bring multiple best-in-class mRNA drugs to market.

To strengthen our team in Tübingen near Stuttgart, we are currently looking to recruit a
Senior Director (f/m/d) of Platform Development Program Management

Your responsibilities:

Lead a team of experienced project managers and coordinators
Shape and contribute to company, technical development and department strategy development
Capable to translate overall company strategy to program and project goals
Implementation of program and project strategies
Steer and lead assigned projects to realize the agreed project goals within time, budget, and quality
Manage relevant project stakeholders
Act as deputy of Vice President Technical Development in internal and external matters

Your qualifications:

PhD in Biology, Biotechnology, Pharmacy, or similar qualification
Several years of experience in Research & Development, project management, technical portfolio management, or related in the pharmaceutical or biotech industry
Management and leadership skills with entrepreneurial thinking
Strong interest in evaluating and developing highly innovative science
Excellent problem-solving and negotiation skills
Networking capabilities, functioning as advocate of project and department
Very good presentation skills; be able to communicate and present to all audience types
Ability to work under pressure and to handle multiple tasks with competing priorities
Fluency in English; additionally knowledge in German language is a plus

We offer you a challenging and varied opportunity with an innovative and dynamic company that is expanding.
With much passion and sense of responsibility, we work together on the medical revolution. We pride ourselves on maintaining an honest and trusting relationship with each other which is characterized by openness to new ideas and continuous progress. Mutual respect, reliability and personal initiative are self-evident for us.

Design your future with us – become part of the RNA people !

We look forward to receiving your application via our CareerPortal .

CureVac SE
Human Resources
Slavica Stevanovic-Heck

Friedrich-Miescher-Straße 15
72076 Tübingen