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CMC Chemistry Project Coordinator

Location: Boston or Basel

Monte Rosa Therapeutics seeks a highly motivated Project Coordinator to support the expanding research team in Basel Switzerland. The Project Coordinator will manage cross functional teams (Chemistry/DMPK/CMC ) as a key individual contributor and serve as the lead point person in generating project timelines, managing day-to-day product development operations, master scheduling, and be responsible for project risk identification. This person will support departments with operations and coordination activities such as invoices, contracts, shipments and compounds registration and have the possibility to help the advancement of our exciting programs for our promising pipeline. The ideal candidate should have a chemistry (or related disciplines) background with good understanding of discovery, preclinical and development in pharma and working experience in chemical / CMC operations. Excellent skills for working in a collaborative and cross-functional, dynamic environment are an asset.

Tasks & Responsibilities

Execute solid project management skills; knowledge on initiating processes, planning processes, executing processes, monitoring & control processes, and closing processes to appropriately address project timelines, budgets, and project scope. Control and keep track of invoices flow, spending vs. available budget.
Be the point of contact with multiple CRO/CDMO for contract generation, logistics, invoices and operations in general.
Manage, maintain organize contracts and addendums with different vendors.
Responsible for shipments (materials, samples, etc) under GMP regulations
Accountable for compounds registration, inventory, shipment and over all flow of materials between internal and external sites.
Establish and maintain a variety of databases, repositories for documentation & records of various type work with internal IT and Document management teams to insure structure and compliance.
Perform sourcing activities for building blocks, raw materials. Building and maintaining relationships with reliable partners for compounds/services for chemical R&D
Support QA activities when necessary, with documentation flow, archiving
Flexible in also supporting tasks from other drug discovery functions when necessary.
Be part of the budget team to collect and harmonize budget forecasts

Education & Experience

A Bachelor of Science (BS)/ Masters (MSc) in Chemistry or related scientific field , Engineering or Technical field,
4-5 years of experience in a similar role with in Pharmaceutical and/or Biotechnology environment
General project management knowledge of concepts and tools;
Proven ability to work with in technical cross-functional teams, excellent people management skills
Knowledge of Technology Transfers, cGMP Manufacturing, and Supply Chain Management
Experience with MS Project, Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, & SharePoint


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About Monte Rosa Therapeutics

Monte Rosa Therapeutics rational approach in targeting disease-causing proteins for degradation will deliver pioneering therapies for cancer and other diseases. Delivering this new generation of treatments to the patients requires a conceptual change. Monte Rosa recognizes this urgent need and is missioned to develop innovative protein degraders as a solution. Combining deep knowledge, insight and leading-edge science, our integrated engine is built for that purpose.


Basel, Switzerland

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