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R&D Director - Cell Gene Therapy & Oncology

R&D Director - Cell Gene Therapy & Oncology

LocationWalloon Region, Belgium
Business SectorBiotechnology
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Published26 days ago

R&D Director - Cell Gene Therapy & Oncology

Location: Wallonia Region, Belgium

Job Type: Permanent

We are looking for a talented and experienced R&D Director to join a biotech company in Belgium. You will be responsible for leading our research and development program in cell and gene therapy for oncology. You will work closely with a multidisciplinary team of scientists, engineers, and clinicians to develop innovative and life-changing treatments for cancer patients.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Define the R&D strategy for the cell and gene therapy program in oncology
  • Manage and lead a team of scientists, engineers, and clinicians
  • Develop and execute the R&D plan
  • Ensure collaboration with internal and external partners
  • Track project and budget progress
  • Identify and evaluate new technologies
  • Secure intellectual property protection
  • Author reports and presentations
  • Represent the company at conferences and other events


  • PhD in Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, or a related field
  • Minimum of 6 years of R&D experience in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry
  • Experience in cell and gene therapy
  • Experience in oncology
  • Strong leadership and team management skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • Entrepreneurial and innovative spirit
  • Fluency in English and French


  • Competitive salary
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Dynamic and collaborative work environment
  • Opportunity to make a difference in the lives of patients

Interested ? Contact Capucine at c.cornen@panda-int.com for more information.