Associate Director

Chief of Staff, Office of the CSO

Posted on 4/16/2024

Voyager Therapeutics

Voyager Therapeutics

51-200 employees

Develops gene therapies for neurological diseases



Lexington, MA, USA

Required Skills
  • Bachelors or Masters Degree with minimum of 5+ years working in the biopharmaceutical industry
  • Expert operations management experience of 5+ years with proven track record for successful execution of projects
  • Strong analytical skills and strategic thinker with an ability to develop and execute strategies involving scientific and business practices
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills, with the ability to manage competing priorities
  • Experience with team budgets and basic financial acumen
  • Exceptional leadership and strategic thinking abilities
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build relationships and influence stakeholders effectively
  • High level of discretion, integrity, and professionalism
  • Advanced Proficiency in Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Ability to influence without direct authority
  • Demonstrated experience interacting with executive leadership and boards of directors
  • Ability to set and follow through goals with a sense of urgency while keeping broader strategic objectives in focus
  • Act as right hand to CSO to provide support in smooth operation of the Research function
  • Manage budget accountabilities and act as key liaison with other research functions and Voyager’s finance team
  • Monitor progress and performance against research objectives and provide regular updates and recommendations
  • Work closely with Research Leadership Team to align their goals and activities with the company’s strategic objectives
  • Analyze business data and metrics to provide insights for decision-making
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement and implement solutions to enhance operational performance
  • Partner closely with the Executive Assistant for the CSO and create seamless coordination of all activities
  • Prepare high-quality written materials, including communications, presentations, reports
  • Streamline processes and workflows to enhance productivity and reduce inefficiencies
  • Support the CSO in making informed and data-driven decisions
  • Foster a collaborative and supportive working environment that encourages cross-functional teamwork
  • Be a strategic advisor to the CSO in having a keen ability to 'see around the corner'

Voyager Therapeutics, Inc. excels in the field of gene therapy, specializing in innovative solutions for central nervous system diseases. Their TRACER™ AAV capsid discovery platform stands out for improving drug delivery across the blood-brain barrier, a crucial factor in treating disorders like Alzheimer’s, ALS, and Parkinson’s. The culture of collaboration, evidenced by partnerships with major pharmaceutical companies, and a strong focus on neurology research positions this company as a leading environment for professionals passionate about breakthroughs in medical science.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Cambridge, Massachusetts



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth