Evotec is a leader in the discovery and development of novel small molecule drugs with operational sites in Europe and the US.
The Company has built substantial drug discovery expertise and an industrialized platform that can drive new innovative small molecule compounds into the clinic.
In addition, Evotec has built a deep internal knowledge base in the treatment of diseases related to neuroscience, pain, and inflammation.
Leveraging these skills and expertise the Company intends to deliver superior science-driven discovery alliances with pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies.
Our site in Göttingen is looking for a highly motivated and dedicated Principal Scientist (m / f / d) Fibrosis Therapeutic Area Lead full-time and permanent Your key responsibilities As a disease area expert, you will build internal and external networks to promote cross-site integration and quality, in addition to externally representing the fibrosis therapeutic area at client meetings, international meetings, and events As owner of the proposal portfolio, you present proposal to clients, and work closely with Business Development and with Operations colleagues to reach approval and to initiate the drug discovery project You serve for preparation of a detailed drug discovery project proposals and utilize Evotec experts from other relevant functions (MedChem, DMPK, HTS, Structure / CompChem, Development, and other functions as required) As project leader , you serve on at least one integrated drug discovery project in the fibrosis therapeutic area, in collaboration with colleagues and the partner, ensure progression of the project to reach IND within the agreed upon time frame Your qualifications A PhD degree or equivalent in biology, biochemistry, pharmacology or another relevant field Extensive professional experience in the drug discovery area is mandatory Experience, preferably gained within the pharmaceutical or biotech industry are a plus Broad network in fibrosis research and drug discovery Demonstrated experience in generating / writing proposals and interacting with partners on all levels Ability to prioritize and make decisions Our Offer A permanent position within a vigorous and exciting professional environment promoted by an open culture and a spirit of community A diverse, international workforce with a dynamic working environment that fosters creativity, innovations and teamwork Flexible working hours, and a modern workplace Capital-forming benefits, holiday pay and annual bonus payment depending on performance To apply, please click on the Apply button and provide your application documents (CV and cover letter including earliest possible start date and salary requirements).
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