Programme Manager

 

 

PROGRAMME

MANAGER

 

 

 

 

 

 

YOUR ROLE

The primary goal of the Programme Manager is to offer support to our clients in order to ensure their innovations come to market and projects make impact. You will have an opportunity to make a solid contribution to ttopstart’s result and mission by engaging partners and stakeholders and creating a sustainable consortium. You will get the chance to be a part and monitor progress within international R&D-projects by performing market research, making business & sustainability plans and developing exploitation scenarios.

In order to drive durable innovations in life sciences and healthcare, you will look beyond the boundaries of a project and focus on connecting multiple projects at the same time. 

  

YOUR DAY AT TTOPSTART

  • You start your day with a short update from your Consultant, Business Developer and Programme Leadership colleagues 
  • You continue your day with assisting colleagues, clients and project partners with managing projects by planning and organising consortium meetings & conference calls, preparing Grant Agreements and Consortium Agreements
  • After those meetings you prepare and/or write periodic and final reports
  • You take time to engage with relevant stakeholders enabling project implementation
  • You perform stakeholder analyses, market research, write business & sustainability plans, and develop exploitation scenarios for disruptive life science innovations
  • You keep everyone updated by writing strategic communication & dissemination plans for innovation projects
  • You notice an opportunity for ttopstart and partners and start developing new project & market opportunities 
  • You feel inspired and develop content for the ttopstart website to demonstrate ttopstart’s leadership in disrupting healthcare and life sciences
  • After a busy week you share knowledge and best practices with your colleagues 

 

  

YOU ALSO GET TO

  • Work on a great variety of innovative projects in Europe.
  • Be in a challenging, entrepreneurial and international environment.
  • Collaborate in an ambitious and creative team, with colleagues always ready to support, brainstorm or simply catch up.
  • Accelerate ideas and innovations that deliver better health and care.
  • Participate in training and coaching.
  • Enjoy fun virtual games and activities organized by our very own party committee.
  

WHAT ARE YOU LIKE?

  • MSc degree within business administration, innovation management and/or life sciences
  • 3 to 5 years of similar programme management experience  in working with consortia
  • Affinity with the life science sector
  • Affinity with (EU) grant applications
  • A truly proactive, critical and independent attitude combined with a can-do mentality
  • Good organisational and planning capabilities
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent English communication skills (both oral and in writing)
  

YOUR APPLICATION

If you feel you are the person ttopstart is looking for, then we invite you to apply for this job by sending us your resume and motivation via the "Apply" button above.

If you have specific questions about this vacancy, you can send them to info@ttopstart.com. Please note that applications sent via this email will not be processed and that all updates about your application will be communicated through the application portal.

Due to the high number of applications we receive, we will only be able to respond to successful applicants.

We  would like to keep the recruitment and selection for this vacancy in our own hands.

  

WORKING AT TTOPSTART DURING THE PANDEMIC

  
HOW DO WE STAY CONNECTED?

Team spirit is very important at ttopstart, that is why we make sure that everybody stays connected as much as possible. Our party committee organizes virtual activities such as drinks, games and fun competitions.
Most of our internal and external meetings are virtual but we are also working with a booking system for the office in order to make sure that colleagues still see each other.

  
HOW DO WE MAKE SURE YOU KICK OFF YOUR NEW JOB SUCCESSFULLY?

We are completely ready to onboard you virtually, but also show you the office while respecting all government health measures.