At our institute you will find a scientifically stimulating international environment. Together with renowned scientists and supported by an excellent infrastructure you will have the opportunity to make an important contribution for a healthier society.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an exceptional Head of Licensing & Ventures who will work closely with his/her partners in scientific research units to deliver commercial success strategies across the licensing at Helmholtz Zentrum München (HMGU). The role will involve providing day-to-day leadership to a highly capable group, helping them to achieve the goals of the HMGU in turning some of the world’s most exciting technologies into commercial reality.
We are looking for a highly motivated
Reporting to the CEO, the successful candidate will come from a strong technology industry background and have experience of commercialising life science innovations and IP, including those originating from sciene, and ideally including spin-outs / start-ups. Particularly desirable is direct industry experience of drug discovery / development / translational medicine, and of negotiating associated licensing and collaboration agreements. The candidate will have a degree in economics or natural sciences degree and ideally a PhD or equivalent. Helmholtz Zentrum München is looking for a versatile person who has the ability to act with wisdom, diplomacy, integrity and sound commercial judgement.
The successful candidate will also need to demonstrate proven competence in:
Munich, with its numerous lakes and its vicinity to the Alps, is considered to be one of the cities with the best quality of life worldwide. With its first-class universities and world-leading research institutions it offers an intellectually stimulating environment.
Remuneration and social benefits are based on the collective wage agreement for public-sector employees at federal level (TV EntgO Bund). The position is unlimited.
To promote diversity, we welcome applications from talented people regardless of cultural background, nationality, ethnicity, gender and sexual identity, physical abilities, religion and age. Qualified applicants with physical disabilities will be given preference.
If you have any further questions, simply contact Franz Rottländer, +49 89 3187 43095, who will be happy to be of assistance.
Helmholtz Zentrum München
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt (GmbH)
Board of Directors
Ingolstädter Landstraße 1
85764 Neuherberg near Munich
Award for excellent gender equality policy for women and men. Helmholtz Zentrum München is particularly committed to promoting professional equality between women and men. It therefore aims to increase the proportion of the underrepresented sex in the respective field.
The Helmholtz Zentrum München is part of the Helmholtz Association, Germany's largest scientific organization. Altogether 42.000 people currently work in its 19 scientific-technical and biological-medical research centers. The Association's annual budget amounts to around 5 billion Euros.
|Location:||Neuherberg - Germany|
|Placed On:||8th February 2021|
|Expires:||8th April 2021|
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