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Director of Operations

  • Location Lexington, Massachusetts
  • Job-type Permanent
  • Reference BBBH107044


Start-up biotech company focused on the discovery and development of therapeutics for the treatment of Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and kidney disease disorders.


Greater Cambridge, MA area


Director of Operations - full-time, permanent


The Director of Operations will support the infrastructure and necessary business elements as the company evolves and grows. Other responsibilities include:

  • Planning and reviewing operations and capital budgets
  • Providing annual financial forecasts to control R&D cash burn rate
  • Manage infrastructure, including lab operations, facilities, IT, corporate communications, the company website, security, vendor management, etc.
  • Working with external and internal resources to manage contracts and intellectual property
  • Developing policies, SOPs, and regulations for internal governance and business compliance
  • Regular evaluation of the efficiency of business procedures according to organizational objectives and application of improvements as necessary
  • Maintain lab inventory and equipment purchasing


  • MUST have biotech start-up experience with a knowledge of finance and accounting
  • Experience with research management and legal processes
  • Broad operational experience
  • Minimum BS degree in a relevant field plus 10+ years of working experience. MS/PhD plus experience in a decision-making role would be a plus
  • Working knowledge of data analysis and performance/operations metrics

If you meet the requirements above and would like to be considered for this position, apply on-line now for immediate consideration and to be contacted with further details.