Co-Founder and CPO (f/m/x) @ Early Stage HealthTech Start-Up

Job description

Location: Berlin

ABOUT US

Pharmio develops modular and IoT-powered factories to enable quick and flexible manufacturing of pharmaceutical ingredients at reduced up-front cost and lead times. We are on a mission to bring pharmaceutical production into the future of health, paving the way towards more patient-centric and individualized therapies coming in small batches.

We are a driven, multi-disciplinary team with significant years of experience in pharma, biotech, IoT, and venture development. Pharmio is backed by a leading machine economy focused company builder.

We are looking for YOU to jointly grow the venture and reshape a traditional industry, ultimately democratizing pharmaceutical manufacturing and lowering entry barriers for especially small- and medium-sized, innovative pharma and biotech companies. ****



As Co-Founder and CPO (f/m/x) you will lead the design, development and delivery of our core product β€” the modular, IoT-powered and on-demand manufacturing environment. This is the perfect role for a motivated and experienced leader excited about shaping a venture on a massive, transformative and purpose-driven mission early on.


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead and own the ramp up of the core product in an iterative and incremental way towards your own product roadmap β€” always using hypotheses, conscious testing and data-based decision making
  • Scope the prototype and ensure development of first MVP in spec, budget and in time β€” including team hiring and development
  • Own and manage operations and end-to-end delivery of factories directly with clients
  • Co-drive company growth and support investment rounds, co-create business plans and related materials
  • Contribute your own entrepreneurial and innovative ideas, and accelerate growth and operations

Job requirements


MUST HAVES

  • Experience:
    • 5-10 years experience in the pharma or chemical industry, manufacturing and/ or (medical, bio-/ chemical) process engineering
    • Well versed in GMP environments with e.g. quality control processes, especially in-process control technologies (e.g. head of quality control and/or production, qualified person, auditor or GMP inspection expert)
    • Proven leader of cross-functional teams with experience in agile project management and able to form and drive high-performing teams
  • Education: Master's degree or PhD in engineering, or bio-/ chemical sciences (or related) from a top university
  • Passion: Deep understanding and zeal for entrepreneurship, business model innovation, and tech-driven products and services β€” specifically for innovation in healthcare, advocate of needed changes from current production methods
  • Toolbox: Knowledge of European and German legislation in the area of GMP, pharma and pharma manufacturing
  • Language: Proficiency in English and/ or German (both written and spoken)


NICE TO HAVE

  • Experience:
    • Worked for both small and large pharma or CDMO/CMOs
    • Previous experience either with modular manufacturing methods or collaboration in cross-company industrial associations (e.g., DECHEMA or NAMUR)
    • Experience in risk assessment and management, CAPA management, change management
    • Relevant work experience in a fast-paced environment like start-ups, or management consulting
  • Passion: Enthusiastic to work in VUCA environments and excited to use smart technologies to solve long-lasting challenges in traditional industries
  • Toolbox: Excellent office software (Microsoft and/ or Google Workspace), and basic knowledge of EBR and MES software solutions


A SWEET DEAL

  • πŸ‘©β€πŸš€ The opportunity to shape the future of health while actively disrupting the traditional pharma manufacturing space
  • πŸ’Έ Mix of salary and virtual stock options
  • 🏠 Flexible working hours, option to work remotely from home
  • 🏒 New and innovative office space in the heart of Berlin
  • πŸ€Έβ€β™€οΈ Support for a healthy life style, fresh fruits in the office and discount on Urban Sports Club memberships


VALUES

We value diversity and therefore expressly welcome all applications - regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion/belief, physical abilities, age, sexual orientation and identity.


Our different backgrounds and experiences allow us to grow as a company and individuals. With many years of expertise in strategy consulting, company building, chemistry, pharma and manufacturing, we constantly learn from each other and solve increasingly complex challenges in a traditional industry ripe for disruption.


We believe in flat hierarchies, pragmatic exchanges and a pro-active feedback culture. We enable team members to take ownership and drive impactful initiatives.



We look forward to receiving your application. In case of questions feel free to send an email to: careers@nbt.ag.