Miltenyi Biotec continues to grow. Our corporate culture encourages you to shape your own ideas and to create a new dynamic. Welcome to a team that thrives on innovation.

Senior pre-clinical Program Manager (m|f|d)


Progress prospers with inspiration and curiosity. For 30 years Miltenyi Biotec has been developing products and services that are used in basic research, translational research and cell therapy. Today we are a team of more than 3,500 scientists, physicians, engineers, marketers and numerous other specialists. At Miltenyi Biotec, innovative ideas are being turned into cutting edge products. Together, we are passionate about driving biomedical progress towards curing severe diseases.

Your Role

  • In this position within Miltenyi Biotec pre-clinical Project Office you will be responsible to drive, coordinate and monitor pre-clinical projects with your team. Thus, you play a key role in our commitment to develop and provide innovative cures for a broad range of diseases.
  • You translate portfolio and asset strategy into actionable plans and execution.
  • You guide the team to develop an integrated program plan and budget ensuring alignment of project strategy with operational delivery.
  • You will oversee the program and projects as well as provide clear and continuous communication about goals and timelines. You ensure that the interdisciplinary project teams effectively perform all necessary actions in time to achieve the goal of the projects.
  • You continuously monitor and transparently present the status of the projects so that our top management is well informed to take the appropriate decisions.
  • You are responsible for aligning the budgets with all stakeholders and compile final budgets, track costs and schedule compliance.
  • You coordinate interactions with leadership committees and orchestrate the team to develop cohesive input into steering meetings.
  • You coordinate closely with all parties involved in the respective projects and are responsible for internal and external stakeholder management. You appreciate the trustful exchange with our management, colleagues from the different departments and external partners.

Your Profile

  • You hold a PhD degree in a scientific discipline.
  • You have 10+ years of professional experience in x-functional project leadership and program management roles in the pharmaceutical or biotech industry or 10+ years project leader experience in a management consulting company (with exposure to the biotech, medtech or pharmaceutical industry) with international cross-function projects.
  • With your motivation, natural authority and hands-on approach, you have been able to effectively communicate and align with different stakeholders independent of disciplinary leadership.
  • You have demonstrated understanding and application of broad portfolio of project management processes and tools.
  • You have a highly structured, planned and engaged working approach as well as outstanding organizational, communication and decision-making skills.
  • You have critical thinking with the ability to influence, negotiate and manage conflicts at all levels to achieve team alignment, commitment to deliverables with positive team environment.
  • You are proactive, strive to develop solutions and promote their acceptance.
  • You are adept at communicating fluently in English, and preferably in German, and are able to build stable relationships at all levels.

What we offer

  • A modern workplace and exciting opportunities in the development of technologies with a secure future
  • Cross-border intercultural cooperation and short communication channels
  • A collegial corporate culture and flexible working hours enable time management on your own terms
  • Personalized employee development program: specialist and personal training courses provided by our own training university

Contact us

If you have the skills and qualifications for this position, please use the link to send us your details (application letter, curriculum vitae, references and certificates). Please give us some idea of when you can start and the kind of salary you are looking for.

Your contact

Stefanie Eicks
+49 2204 8306 3033

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Miltenyi Biotec B.V. & Co. KG
Human Resources
Friedrich-Ebert-Strasse 68
51429 Bergisch Gladbach Germany