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Novavax, Inc.(Nasdaq: NVAX) is a biotechnology company that promotes improved health globally through the discovery, development, and commercialization of innovative vaccines to prevent serious infectious diseases. Novavaxis currently conducting multiple late-stage clinical trials for NVX-CoV2373, our vaccine candidate against the virus that causes COVID-19, and has recently reported exciting and highly encouraging initial efficacy results. NanoFlu, our quadrivalent influenza nanoparticle vaccine, met all primary objectives in its pivotal Phase 3 clinical trial in older adults. Both candidate vaccines incorporate Novavax' proprietary saponin-based Matrix-M adjuvant to enhance the immune response and stimulate high levels of neutralizing antibodies.Novavaxis a leading innovator of recombinant vaccines. Our proprietary technology platform leverages the power and speed of genetic engineering to efficiently produce highly immunogenic nanoparticles in order to address urgent global health needs.
Novavax, Inc. is headquartered in Gaithersburg, Maryland with additional facilities in Uppsala, Sweden and Bohumil, Czech Republic.
The Novavax Global Program Management (GPM) department contributes to the company's strategic business objectives by driving the company's vaccine product development and commercialization programs. This is done through managing end to end program and project quality, scope, schedules, and budgets, facilitating idea exchange, and identifying/escalating project risks, all within an established governance model.
We are seeking a highly motivated full-time Associate Director with experience in either overall vaccine development and commercialization or functional program management in Chemistry, Manufacturing and Controls (CMC), Regulatory Affairs, Quality, Preclinical development, Clinical Development, or Alliance Management who would like the opportunity to thrive, learn, and grow in a fast-paced, high-growth organization.
The overarching scope of responsibility will include planning and programming activities, identifying and escalating project risks through the established project governance structure, facilitating cross functional teams alongside the project managers, and contributing program management expertise to GPM and functional area teams. The Associate Director may also serve as the lead senior program manager for a priority company program.
Success in this role depends on strong leadership and interpersonal skills, a keen attention to detail, and a passion for project execution, with the most successful candidates exhibiting strong knowledge and expertise in the areas of vaccine development and commercialization or functional program management in Chemistry, Manufacturing and Controls (CMC), Regulatory Affairs, Quality, Preclinical development, Clinical Development, or alliance management.
Location is flexible.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Novavax is headquartered in Gaithersburg, Maryland with additional facilities in Uppsala, Sweden and Bohumil, Czech Republic. Novavax is traded on the Nasdaq Stock Market under the symbol NVAX and is dedicated to developing novel vaccines to address infectious disease.
Novavax offers a base salary, annual bonus, equity grants, professional career development/growth opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, Rx, STD, LTD, Life, Optional Life, 401(k) plan.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled
Novavax is an equal employment opportunity employer. Employment and advancement opportunities are available to all individuals on an at-will basis, regardless of their race, color, national origin, religion, ancestry, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, disability, genetic information, protective hairstyle, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.