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CyberCoders Associate Director, Program Management - Drug Development in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Associate Director, Program Management - Drug Development Associate Director, Program Management - Drug Development - Skills Required - Small molecule therapeutics, Cross-functional Project Management, Pre-clinical project management, Clinical Project Management, Alliance Management, Regulatory submission involvement

Clinical-stage biotech company in North Cambridge is hiring an Associate Director, Program Management with drug development experience. This is a direct-hire position.

Top Reasons to Work with Us

  • Five (5) programs in our pipeline in clinical trials, including one (1) in phase III

  • Continued focus in R&D with four (4) new programs in discovery / preclinical

  • Unique focus on impacting life-altering diseases through novel immunology therapeutics

What You Will Be Doing

Working cross-functionally with our growing, entrepreneurial team, you will lead program management across all stages of small molecule and peptide drug development with an initial focus on a pre-clinical program and an early phase peptide program.


  • Primary contact for program-related information such as deliverables, timelines, status, and key risks

  • Manage, develop and execute program strategy

  • Collaborate cross-functionally to align timelines and budget

  • Perform meeting operations including preparing minutes and planning agendas

  • Drive pre-IND and other regulatory timelines

  • Potential to contribute to regulatory submissions

  • Potential to oversee PM for late-stage programs

  • Potential to eventually build out a PM group

  • Utilize programs including MS Word, Project, Excel, PowerPoint, and SharePoint

Reports to: Head of Nonclinical Development

Travel: <25% domestic and international travel

What You Need for this Position


  • BS or MS with 8+ years' of relevant experience

... or PhD / PharmD / DVM / MD with 5+ years of relevant experience

  • 4+ years' experience handling project / program management

  • Extensive understanding of all aspects of drug development

  • Excellent people (soft) skills, diplomacy and positive influencing abilities

  • Ability to travel internationally


  • Small molecule or peptide therapeutic programs (gene therapy, siRNA, aptamers, nucleic therapies, etc., will be considered)

  • Experience in neurology, immunology, or inflammatory diseases

  • Managing multiple programs at once

  • Major regulatory submission involvement (IND, NDA, BLA, etc.)

  • Alliance management

  • People management

What's In It for You

  • Paid parking in Cambridge or public transit assistance

  • Competitive Salary

  • Stock Options

  • Great Benefits

  • Generous PTO/Vacation

  • Summer Schedule (Half-day Fridays)

  • Company Luncheons

  • Top-Rated Office Culture with Very Low Turnover

We're already interviewing for this Associate Director, Program Management position, so please apply today!

CyberCoders, Inc is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Your Right to Work – In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

Associate Director, Program Management - Drug Development MA-Cambridge NN1-1565924