Director, Medical Operations, EMEA

Full-TimeBridgeBioZug, SwitzerlandMedical Affairs

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BridgeBio finds, develops, and delivers breakthrough medicines for genetic diseases. The company bridges remarkable advancements in genetic science with the entrepreneurial engine required to rapidly create lifesaving medicines for patients with unmet needs. Founded in 2015 by a team of industry veterans, the company has built a portfolio of 20 transformative drugs ranging from pre-clinical to late-stage development in multiple therapeutic areas including genetic dermatology, oncology, cardiology, neurology, endocrinology, renal disease, and ophthalmology. The company’s focus on scientific excellence and rapid execution aims to translate today’s discoveries into tomorrow’s medicines. We have offices in San Francisco, Palo Alto, Boston, New York, and Raleigh, with small satellites in other parts of the country. 

To learn more, visit us at https://bridgebio.com

Who You Are:

This successful candidate will report to the Head of Medical Affairs, EMEA. You will play a key role in building and establishing the medical affairs function in the EMEA region. Your responsibilities will include developing, implementing, and completing strategic and tactical projects associated with BridgeBio’s pipeline. In addition, you will work cross-functionally to ensure the delivery of medical affairs plans, tactics, and resources (within timelines and budget). Broad knowledge of project management principles, a strong strategic mindset, and a hands-on mentality in a highly dynamic environment is required.
Responsibilities:
  • Partner with the Head of Medical Affairs to develop and to build the EMEA medical affairs function
  • Build strong working relationships on EMEA and future affiliate level
  • Take ownership for the process of launch, annual strategic, and tactical medical planning with resource requirements, timelines, and deliverables
  • Manage cross-functional initiatives and coordinate with business partners such as finance, legal, or compliance on medical initiatives
  • Track and report EMEA medical activities, e.g., HCP engagements, advisory boards, publications, RWE projects, etc.
  • Coordinate the preparation of business reviews for medical affairs
  • Facilitate and organize team meetings
  • Document and archive team meetings and deliverables, e.g., agendas, minutes, etc.
  • Communicate team information
  • Support goal development and regular follow up, present quarterly monitoring of team goals, objectives, and tactics
  • Take ownership for the development and implementation of operational efficiency processes
  • Manage medical affairs budget, deliverables, and track team performance metrics
  • Support the preparation of audits and inspections
  • Lead and direct additional team members, if applicable
Education, Experience & Skills Requirements:
  • Bachelor of Science degree required, advanced science degree, PharmD or MD preferred
  • At least 4-6 years of experience within Biotech/Pharma
  • Strong experience in medical affairs focus on rare diseases, and oncology preferred
  • Pre-launch project management experience required
  • Knowledge in clinical development is a plus
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Solution-oriented and able to work in a complex environment
  • Excellent analytical skills as applied to medical, scientific, and technical information
  • Track record working in operations management in a matrix structure
  • Ability to work strategically and collaboratively across functions
  • Experience in planning and executing digital initiatives
  • Solid knowledge of pharmaceutical regulations
  • Ability to motivate and influence others
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English and one additional primary European language
  • Working knowledge of MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel), TEAMs, ZOOM, Smartsheet, and Outlook
What We Offer:
  • Patient Days, where we are fortunate enough to learn more about the lives we are looking to impact and a real exchange of ideas as to how we can improve our efforts
  • A culture inspired by our values: put patients first; think independently, be radically transparent; every minute counts, and let the science speak
  • Learning and development training to help employees be the best version of themselves
  • Collaborative business environment
  • Excellent compensation package (Base, Performance Bonus, Stock, RSU programs)
  • Excellent benefits package
  • Flexible PTO
  • With office locations in San Francisco, Boston, New York, and Raleigh, there are ample cross-collaboration opportunities with other BridgeBio Pharma programs
  • A fast-paced, data-driven, work environment with world-class R&D minds and capabilities
  • Work with the most productive groups of R&D operators in the industry
  • Partnerships with leading institutions
  • A platform for meaningful scientific contributions to shine
  • Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion – with initiatives like Women at Bridge, we are committed to fostering an inclusive environment where every person feels respected for who they are, empowered to contribute, inspired to lead, and supported in their efforts to do so
We will not accept unsolicited resumes from agencies. Please do not send agency resumes to our website or BridgeBio and affiliating employees.
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Director, Medical Operations, EMEA

Full-TimeBridgeBioZug, SwitzerlandMedical Affairs

Apply Now