At Boehringer Ingelheim we develop breakthrough therapies and innovative healthcare solutions in areas of unmet medical need for both humans and animals.
As a family owned company, we focus on long-term performance. We believe that, if we have talented and ambitious people who are passionate about innovation, there is no limit to what we can achieve;
after all, we started with just 28 people. Now, we are powered by 50,000 employees globally who nurture a diverse, collaborative and inclusive culture.
A lot to do despite Corona! Boehringer Ingelheim is still looking for new colleagues!
Do you want to play an active role of our growing Global R&D organization in Ingelheim? In this position, you are accountable for the contractual process and strive to foster our pipeline by external opportunities, such as external products or technologies.
Tasks & responsibilities
With your expertise you initiate, develop, negotiate and conclude contractual arrangements involving intellectual property rights for access to external technologies, product opportunities, franchises or legal entities to complement the internal product pipeline and product portfolio supporting the Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health (BIAH) Strategy.
You are accountable for leading the contracting phase which includes creation of term sheets, non-binding and binding offer memos and subsequently presenting to the BD&L Committee for approval.
Also, you lead the due diligence of external opportunities with a team of respective experts from relevant functions. Depending of the scope of the deal this could also be a co-lead together with Corporate Finance.
In addition, you shape and increase BIAH s visibility as preferred partner by attending Partnering events and creating win-win negotiations.
Moreover, you establish a strong collaboration, you consult and you support the internal strategic partnering as well as alliance management teams.
Furthermore, you influence, inform and align with internal and external stakeholders.
Advanced degree in science or veterinary medicine (MSc, PhD, DVM) preferred, Advanced Business Degree (MBA) preferred
Experience and knowledge in therapeutic or vaccine field, preferably in Animal Health
Strong scientific credentials, conversant in the fundamental scientific concepts of the Animal Health Global Innovation focus areas
Experience in in-licensing or technology transfer preferred
Long-term experience in the pharmaceutical industry. In addition, long-term experience in scientific project management, business development or alliance management
Ability to effectively influence, build trustful relationships and make recommendations
Several years of leadership experience to form, lead, manage and negotiate cross- functional and cross-regional Teams is preferred
Proven track record of innovative and independent problem-solving skills, combined with open-minded excellent communication skills
Ability to drive multiple projects in an global environment
Willingness to travel to various international meetings including overnight trips
Excellent written and verbal communication in English (additional language skills of advantage)
EFFECTS OF COVID-19
We will continue to hire talented people and we look forward to receiving your applications. As a result of COVID-19, we have introduced alternative working arrangements to ensure that our employees can stay safe and healthy, because the health of our employees is among our top priorities.
At all company locations, we work remotely whenever possible. Additionally, we are now hosting virtual video interviews for applicants.
During the limited in-person interviews we still have during this time, we pay special attention to distance and the hygiene rules recommended by the Robert Koch Institute.
New employees who do not start on site in production or the laboratories are sent the necessary IT equipment, our Welcome Days take place online, and we plan to conduct their onboarding training virtually whenever possible.
WHY BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM?
This is where you can grow, collaborate, innovate and improve lives.
We offer challenging work in a respectful and friendly global working environment surrounded by a world of innovation driven mindsets and practices.
In addition, learning and development for all employees is key, because your growth is our growth. We also offer a competitive salary, generous amount of vacation time, and numerous benefits towards your wellness & financial health and work-life balance.
Plus, an onsite gym (Ingelheim), in-house doctor and best-in-class cafeterias and coffee bars to keep you energized and healthy.
To learn more about what benefits could be waiting for you, please visit our Career area.