Senior Manager
Contracts
Posted on 3/24/2024
INACTIVE
Denali Therapeutics

201-500 employees

Develops therapies for neurodegenerative diseases
Company Overview
Denali Therapeutics stands out as a leader in the field of neurodegenerative diseases, leveraging recent scientific insights into genetic causes and biological processes to develop effective treatments for conditions like Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, and ALS. The company's culture is characterized by a commitment to rigorous science, translational medicine, and collaboration, fostering an environment where diverse backgrounds and experiences unite behind the shared goal of defeating degeneration. Denali's competitive advantage lies in its deep expertise in neurodegenerative disease biology and the blood-brain barrier, which informs a robust portfolio of programs at various stages of clinical and preclinical development, all aimed at improving patient lives by addressing disease causes or risk factors.
Biotechnology

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$1.1B

Founded

2015

Headquarters

South San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-8%

1 year growth

-5%

2 year growth

7%
Locations
San Bruno, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
Project Management
Strategy Development
Business & Strategy
Requirements
  • 5+ years' experience in the biotech/pharma sector drafting and negotiating a wide variety of contracts.
  • 3+ years of people management experience.
  • Experience in late-stage clinical trials and manufacturing agreements required.
  • Project or alliance management experience is a plus.
  • Solid understanding of drug discovery and development process.
  • Solid understanding of intellectual property and licensing/partnering agreements.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment; strong drive for results.
  • Evidence of strong strategic thinking; analytical, planning, and organizational skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and oral and written communication skills.
  • Highly collaborative, but not afraid to have difficult conversations.
Responsibilities
  • Negotiate and manage a variety of contracts, including confidentiality, consulting, service, manufacturing, and license agreements.
  • Build the contracting function at Denali by developing templates, infrastructure, and best practices.
  • Manage alliances and collaborations with partners across academia, industry, and non-profit organizations.
  • Lead a team of contracts professionals.