Associate, Asset Acquisition

Location
San Francisco, CA, United States
Posted
Oct 15, 2020
Ref
1593157952
Discipline
Administration, Finance
Hotbed
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time
Who You Are

This position will help set the company's culture and business development, be the face of the organization, and be a critically important player in building the company. The Associate will research different aspects of the therapeutic areas that the company is planning to invest in and will help to evaluate new opportunities for company investments.

Responsibilities
  • Build and evaluate a business case for each investment
  • Assess pre-clinical and clinical data packages and associated business plans for fit with company thesis
  • Interface with leading academics, patient advocacy groups, biotechs, and entrepreneurs in the genetic disease space
  • Lead internal meetings to review pipeline assets
  • Establish a focused investment strategy and follow through to identify new investment opportunities
  • Excellent communication skills, including the ability to express ideas cogently in writing

Education, Experience & Skills Requirements
  • An advanced technical degree, i.e., MD or Ph.D. preferred, will consider Masters/Bachelors degree with enough relevant work experience
  • Previous experience working in a top-tier consulting firm in the pharma practices and/or business development at a biotech or pharma company
  • Experience in and confidence with working across a wide range of therapeutic areas
  • Broad knowledge of biotech and pharmaceutical companies in the precision medicine area
  • Curiosity, a strong work ethic, and a sense of humor
  • A strong aptitude for and interest in science
  • A self-starter who loves to learn and will bring great energy to work each day
  • A passion for helping patients

What We Offer
  • Patient Days, where we are fortunate enough to learn more about the lives we are looking to impact and a real exchange of ideas as to how we can improve our efforts
  • A culture inspired by our values: put patients first; think independently, be radically transparent; every minute counts, and let the science speak
  • Learning and development training to help employees be the best version of themselves
  • Collaborative business environment
  • Excellent compensation package (Base, Performance Bonus, Stock, RSU programs)
  • Excellent benefits package
  • Flexible PTO
  • With office locations in San Francisco, Boston, New York, and Raleigh, there are ample cross-collaboration opportunities with other BridgeBio Pharma programs
  • A fast-paced, data-driven, work environment with world-class R&D minds and capabilities
  • Work with the most productive groups of R&D operators in the industry
  • Partnerships with leading institutions
  • A platform for meaningful scientific contributions to shine
  • Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion - with initiatives like Women at Bridge, we are committed to fostering an inclusive environment where every person feels respected for who they are, empowered to contribute, inspired to lead, and supported in their efforts to do so