Project Manager (Part Time)

Here at Tizona Therapeutics, we value Patients First!
With this goal in mind, Tizona develops next-generation immunotherapies.
The successful development of immunotherapies represents one of the most important and exciting breakthroughs in cancer. Despite the recent progress in the field of immuno-oncology, existing immunotherapies are only effective in a relatively small number of patients and types of cancer – a limitation that we hope to overcome.  
Tizona’s therapies are designed to modulate the activity of immunosuppressive cells by targeting the cell types and biological mechanisms responsible for immune suppression in the tumor microenvironment. 

General Position Overview:

We are seeking an outstanding, self-motivated part-time Project Manager to work in Tizona’s Program Leadership and Project Management organization supporting early-stage drug development programs in Tizona’s product portfolio. The ideal candidate must be a self-starter, solution-focused problem solver,team-oriented individual, and able to manage multiple projects and priorities in a fast-paced environment.


Key Accountabilities/Core Job Responsibilities:

  • Work in an interdisciplinary cross-functional setting on a diverse set of drug development activities for functional project teams including CMC, Clinical, Supply Chain and Regulatory as well as other department functions including Legal and Finance.
  • Lead and implement best practices for CMC project management timelines, objectives, deliverables and budgets.
  • Through effective utilization of PM tools, track activities, issues, risks, interdependinces, meeting management, documenting decisions and action items,  and communication management.
  • Identify issues and provide solutions to maintain timelines and program objectives
  • Ability to contribute to and manage program deliverables.
  • Familiar with operations and logistics of CMC related activities in a GMP environment is preferred.
  • Other duties, as assigned.


Education and Experience Requirements:

  • 3+ years of relevant project management  experience, preferably in biotech or pharmaceutical companies, with a focus on early stage drug development.
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field; MBA, PhD or other advanced degree in Life Sciences or Business is a plus.
  • Established capability to operate in a dynamic, cross-functional environment with the ability to work with technical experts, consultants and contract labs.
  • Demonstrated diplomacy and negotiation capabilities in engaging functional roles from across the organization to advance deliverables and project goals.
  • Highly collaborative mindset with excellent communication & interpersonal skills.
  • Must be proficient with MS Office suite and Sharepoint.

Tizona Therapeutics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value diversity and are committed to providing employees a workplace free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions are based on qualifications, merit and business needs.

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