VP of Business Development - Biologics CDMO

Posted 22 February 2023
Salary Competitive
Job type Full Time
Discipline Large Molecule
Contact NameOllie Masson

Job description

Mantell Associates is partnered with an innovative CDMO on their search for a VP of Business Development, where you will be an integral member of the leadership team and responsible for the entire commercial function. You will play a key role in identifying and developing prospects to expand the portfolio and growth, through a combination of organic and inorganic focus globally. Do you have CDMO experience and aim to be a part of a rapidly growing organisation?

This company is experiencing an exciting period of transformation, focused on various areas across formulation research and development of biological drugs and vaccines including process development and analytical services. You will have the opportunity to work with a company focused on building a sustainable culture and improving the quality of life for humanity.

VP of Business Development Key Responsibilities:

  • Leading a strong Business Development team (10+ people) consisting of sales, marketing, and proposal staff

  • Identifying and creating sales goals & strategies to achieve these within the budget frame together with the team – aligned with the company strategy, mission and vision

  • Ensuring that the team is organised accordingly to reach the goals and responsibilities

  • Executing Business Development strategy by discovering new business segments, account strategies and technology while establishing strategic partnerships globally

  • Developing business relationships with existing clients through key account management

VP of Business Development Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a scientific discipline and a PhD or MSc

  • 5+ years of experience within the CDMO space

  • 5+ plus years of experience leading high-performing teams

  • Experience across project management, business development, sales and marketing for global markets

Mantell Associates is a specialist Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences headhunting firm. If you are interested, please reach out to Ollie Masson at oliver.masson@mantellassociates.com or at +44 (0) 203 854 7722.