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Business Support and Communication Manager (BSCM)

EMBL Enterprise Management Technology Transfer GmbH (EMBLEM) is an affiliate and the commercial arm of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL). We are looking to fill a position for a

Business Support and Communication Manager (m/f)

Duty Station: Heidelberg
Contract Duration: Open-Ended
Commencing Date: latest 01.09.2015
Closing Date for Applications: May 3, 2015

Job Description:
As part of the Business Development Team you will be responsible for:
 
  • compiling data using business & market intelligence databases to support the business development team in assessing the commercial value of basic-research-derived intellectual property;
  • preparation of PR material (“Technology Offers”) for selected technologies;
  • developing and maintaining the company’s on-line presence and curating business databases;
  • planning and organising of industry meetings and events, and fulfilling general business administrative duties;
  • negotiation and execution of standard consultancy, software and service agreements.
Qualifications and Experience:
You should have a degree either in medicine or the life sciences (BSc/Diplom or PhD level), coupled with experience in general administration, marketing and/or web-design in a relevant industry (Biotech/Pharma) or in the basic research sector and have demonstrated effective administrative and organisational skills. An appreciation and understanding of molecular biology is a pre-requisite for this post.

You should be a team player, an excellent oral and written communicator, flexible, diligent and open to new challenges and enjoy dealing with business professionals and scientists within our multinational organisation.

You are pro-active and used to working in a dedicated and target oriented manner, have an eye for detail, and enjoy creative work. Fluency in both English and German are mandatory for this position as well as computer literacy and experience working in an international setting.

EMBLEM is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer offering attractive conditions and benefits.

To apply please send a detailed CV in English quoting Ref. No. “2015-403” to:
Personnel Division
EMBLEM Technology Transfer GmbH
Boxbergring 107
69126 Heidelberg, Germany
E-mail:
vacancies@embl-em.de

Background Information:
EMBLEM (www.embl-em.de)
EMBL Enterprise Management Technology Transfer GmbH (EMBLEM) is an affiliate and the commercial arm of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL). EMBLEM identifies, protects and commercialises the intellectual property developed in the EMBL-world, from EMBL-alumni and from non-EMBL third parties. EMBLEM facilitates and accelerates the transfer of innovative technology from basic research to industry by working closely with industrial partners spanning the biotech, pharmaceutical, ITC and mechanical/electrical engineering markets to develop new diagnostics, drugs, therapies, machines and devices.
 
EMBL (www.embl.org)
The European Molecular Biology Laboratory established in 1974, is a basic research institute funded by public research funds from 21 member states, including most of the European Union, Switzerland and Israel, and two associated member members, Argentina and Australia. Research at EMBL is conducted by approximately 85 independent groups covering the spectrum of molecular biology. The Laboratory has five facilities: the main Laboratory in Heidelberg [Germany]; Outstations in Hamburg [Germany], Grenoble [France], Monterotondo [Italy], and in Hinxton [UK] housing the European Bioinformatics Institute (EBI). EMBL is international, innovative and interdisciplinary. The nearly 1,800 employees from 60 nations represent scientific disciplines including biology, physics, chemistry, and computer science. The cornerstones of EMBL's mission are: to perform basic research in molecular biology, to train scientists, students and visitors at all levels, to offer vital services to scientists in the member states, to develop new instruments and methods in the life sciences and technology transfer.
 

Contact detail


How to apply:
To apply please send a detailed CV in English quoting Ref. No. “2015-403” to:
E-mail: vacancies@embl-em.de

Or by Post to:
Personnel Division
EMBLEM Technology Transfer GmbH
Boxbergring 107
69126 Heidelberg
Germany
 
Send application to
Personnel Division
EMBLEM Technology Transfer GmbH
Boxbergring 107
69126 Heidelberg, Germany
E-mail: vacancies@embl-em.de

Job profile


Working hours
Full-Time
Contract duration
Permanent
Type of job
Specialist
Work experience
jobexperience is required
Region
Germany (Baden-Württemberg)
Working place
69126 Heidelberg
Area of expertise
Biology & Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Human medicine, Computer Sciences, Medical Engineering, Pharmaceutics
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