Drug Discovery Consulting Director

Location Kraków
Salary 15000
Offer description

ExecMind is a boutique Executive Search firm based in Poland operating in CEE and EMEA regions. We are proud to work with prestigious companies in Life Science and new technologies and help them to attract the best talents from the market.


Currently, we are looking for talented and business oriented people for one of the most innovative and fast developing biotechnology firm in CEE region for the position of:


Drug Discovery Consulting Director

Location: Krakow, Poland




In this role, the individual will provide scientific biological expertise and will support sales team in acquisition of drug discovery projects. 




  • Define the scopes of integrated drug discovery projects with the clients and partners. 
  • Support scientific discussions with pharma and biotechnology customers.
  • Collaboration with Heads of Laboratories/Scientific Units to set up timelines and scopes of tasks within drug discovery projects.
  • Participating in kick off meetings. 
  • Represent the Company at biotech / Life Sciences events and conferences in Europe and US.
Required skills




  • PhD degree in Life Sciences (e.g. Molecular Biology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry) with 5+ years of relevant academic or industrial experience.
  • Profound knowledge of the drug discovery process from target ID/validation to clinical candidate nomination is expected.
  • Prior industrial or relevant academic experience in managing (small molecule) drug discovery projects is beneficial.
  • High motivation with well-developed interpersonal skills including negotiating, influencing, and active listening.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Fluent English.
  • Willingness to travel globally. 


We can offer:


  • Challenging and rewarding work in an innovative global integrated drug discovery company. 
  • Attractive salary and bonus scheme.
  • Private medical healthcare.
  • Friendly work environment.
  • Meetings with key people in global Life Science scene. 
Last modified Wednesday, December 6, 2017