Drug Development Coordinator (f/m/d)

Helmholtz Zentrum München - German Research Center for Environmental Health (HMGU)

Neuherberg (bei München), Germany

Work group:

Institut für Asthma- und Allergieprävention

Area of research:

Scientific / postdoctoral posts

Starting date:


Contract time limit:


Job description:

As German Research Center for Environmental Health, Helmholtz Zentrum München pursues the goal of developing personalized medical approaches for the prevention and therapy of major common diseases such as diabetes mellitus, allergies and lung diseases. To achieve this, it investigates the interaction of genetics, environmental factors and lifestyle.

At our institute, you will find a scientifically stimulating international environment. Together with renowned scientists and supported by an excellent infrastructure you make an important contribution to the improvement of people’s quality of life.

The aim of the Institute of Asthma and Allergy Prevention (IAP) at Helmholtz Zentrum München is to investigate the underlying mechanisms of childhood asthma and allergies. We focus on translating our findings to the clinic for the prevention of these diseases.

To support our international working group, we are offering a 50% part-time position (19,5 hrs/week) and are seeking a

Drug Development Coordinator (f/m/d)
2019/0385Your tasks You will be responsible for the professional coordination of institutes and pharmaceutical partners involved in the development of a new drug. You will be in charge for a specific therapeutic area.You will develp drug specifications and draft IMPDs and quality control plans.You will share your expertise and collaborate in all pharmaceutical, biochemical and biological aspects arising in the context of clinical trials.Your qualification You hold a Ph.D. degree in pharmaceutics, biochemistry or biology. You have acquired expert knowledge in immunology. During your training and education, you have gained insight into international rules and regulations (e.g. ICH, GMP, AMG, AMWHV). You show a high degree of scientific curiosity in dealing with questions and challenges in the field of immunology, molecular biology and medicine. Your understanding of pharmaceutical and biochemical issues is extraordinarily high. You enjoy working in a team and being involved in diverse tasks along the drug development process. You are excellent at managing yourself. You are self-confident and have strong organisational skills. You are very good at expressing yourself in English, both written and spoken. You show a high degree of commitment and pursue your goals with ambition and reliability. What we offer You have the chance to become part of a team that is developing innovative drugs based on a new phytonanotechnology. In a professional environment, you take responsibility for your assignments. Extraordinarily interesting and diverse tasks and a highly committed, competent team it is a pleasure to work with. 

With the help of extensive and goal-orientated professional development measures and career-building programmes, we encourage you to grow as a person. To ensure a good work/life balance we assist you with flexible working hours, in-house health management, a nursery, and an “Elder Care” concept as well as other consultation and support options.

Munich, with its numerous lakes and its proximity to the Alps, is considered to be one of the cities with the best quality of life worldwide. With its first-class universities and research institutes it offers an intellectually stimulating environment.

Remuneration and social benefits are based on the collective wage agreement for public-sector employees at federal level (TV EntgO Bund). The position is (initially) limited to 2 years.

As a holder of the Total E-Quality Award, we promote equality of opportunity. To increase the share of women in management positions we very much welcome the respective applications. Qualified applicants with physical disabilities will be given preference.

Curious? If you have any questions, simply contact Professor Erika von Mutius on +49 89 3187-49759 for information on scientific aspects or Dorkas Anette Hartl on 089 3187-43018 for administrative issues.

We are looking forward to receiving your online application (including motivation letter, CV, references and certificates) by November 8, 2019.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

Quote Reference: 2019/0385