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Director of Program and Alliance Management, at Unum Therapeutics

This is an outstanding opportunity to join the team of a well-funded, early stage biotechnology company on the cutting edge of novel cancer treatments.

What are we seeking?

  • BA or BS with at least 5 years of industry experience, the majority of which resides in program and/or alliance management, is mandatory;

  • Direct experience in early development asset teams in either oncology or immunology is required, along with mastery of all relevant project management tools.

  •  Relevant advanced degree, e.g. PhD, MBA, or M.Sc., and/or certification in project management is preferred

  • Significant experience developing effective partner relationships and building strong working alliances with internal teams and leadership

  • Proven experience in building and maintaining high performing teams

  • Experience in the biopharmaceutical industry with understanding of the pharmaceutical industry and the development, manufacturing and commercialization of new drugs, having worked in an emerging and commercial stage company is preferred

  • Expertise in contemporary program, project and alliance management practices and metrics


What will you be doing?


  • You will provide program and alliance management leadership for Unum’s lead clinical program.

  • You will provide team leadership through establishing and maintaining focus, direction and motivation of team members, creating an atmosphere of trust, leveraging diverse views, and encouraging innovative solutions.

  • You will develop comprehensive program plans and associated communications to coordinate, monitor, and track all project activities and schedules to ensure quality and timely completion.

  • You will integrate the scientific, clinical, and manufacturing teams’ contributions to all aspects of the program’s deliverables.

  • You will prepare and present written and verbal materials to define resource requirements, program timelines, project workflow, and budgets.

  • You will provide leadership support as required for research and development alliances and partnerships.

  • You will interact with partners inside and outside of Unum on the various day to day needs and drive projects to decisions; attention to detail is critical.

  • You will provide routine reporting to management on program, and where appropriate, alliance activities, including financial and governance activities.

  • You will report to the Chief Medical Officer and be a valuable leader and contributor to other initiatives as they arise in our fastpaced, startup environment.


What benefits does Unum offer?

To attract the very best talent, we are offering an extremely generous package that includes competitive pay, a performance-based bonus, stock options, health insurance coverage, trust-based time off, and commuter/parking benefits. Relocation assistance is also available to candidates who live outside of the Boston area.

Unum is an equal opportunity employer.

We are only accepting applications from candidates with authorization to work in the United States at this time.

Note to agencies – we are not accepting unsolicited resumes from agencies and will not be responsible for fees associated with any such submittals.