Project Manager, Device Development
Join a Leading and Fast Growing Biotech Company
Ascendis Pharma is focused on building a leading rare disease company providing meaningful improvements in patients’ lives by developing best-in-class therapeutics addressing unmet medical needs by applying Ascendis’ TransCon technology platform.
As Project Manager, Device Development at Ascendis Pharma you will be responsible for project management of one of Ascendis’ medical device development and industrialization projects.
With direct report to the Vice President – CMC Pharmaceutical & Device Development.
Your main tasks are:
- Development of drug delivery devices and packaging concepts for combination products in collaboration with CMOs
- Preparation of medical device development documentation (including risk management and human factors engineering)
- Development of supply chain set-up and selection of suppliers
- Driving design transfer activities (transfer from development to production at CMOs)
- Preparation of design transfer and process validation documentation
- Preparation of documentation for regulatory submissions
Ideally, you hold a relevant Master’s Degree combined with several years of experience from working directly with device development and project management.
Qualifications required of the position include 5 to 10 years of experience with medical device development and project manageement, and 5-10 years of experience with design transfer, supply chain set-up, and medical device production. Finally, you have experience in collaborating with CMOs.
You have excellent English communication skills, both spoken and written and you are an advanced user of MS Office, Access, and other relevant IT tools or systems.
As a person, you have a high level of drive, ambition, and passion. You take initiative, are persistent, pay a high level of attention to detail, and you are goal-oriented. You are comfortable with a risk-based approach to decision-making in a dynamic environment in which priorities and drivers can change rapidly. You can communicate clearly towards upper management and you are an active project player who cooperates closely with other departments at Ascendis Pharma.
Ascendis Pharma offers you an exciting and challenging position in an entrepreneurial and international company with a short line of command. You will be involved in activities that are central to Ascendis Pharma’s strategy, and work with highly skilled and experienced colleagues to advance Ascendis Pharma’s exciting product pipeline.
Travelling: 20 – 30 days per year.
Domicile: Ascendis Pharma resides in a wonderful office facility in Tuborg Havn in Hellerup, with a view to the harbor, the canals, and the sea.
For more details about the job or the company, please contact Partner Jørn Duhn, Unique Human Capital on M +45 21 75 19 25. All applications must be in English and are treated confidentially.