This is a rare opportunity to join an established business as a General Manager Molecular for Germany at a time when they are investing in a new team for the German market.
Following successful European sales in recent years, this large global genomics business is investing in setting up the German office and labs to be based in Cologne. They are certainly market leading in the US and Asia, and have a well-established team in the UK which is also expanding. This business is a positive, high energy, fast paced molecular biology provider. They have a large R&D team who continue to develop innovative tools for the molecular market. The company itself are made up of enthusiastic characters all working towards the same mission of providing innovative solutions and continuing the growth of the company whilst having fun and supporting each other.
Reporting directly into the President and COO of this business. You will be an entrepreneurial character, responsible for hiring a commercial team, lab staff, and leading the strategy in conjunction with your colleagues in the US and the UK.
As General Manager Molecular you will be developing the strategy and structure of the German business to make it scalable; responsible for profit and loss, competitive positioning within the German market, hiring the team, setting up processes and expectations for their roles. There will be a level of consistency with global processes to align the company style but you will have full responsibility for managing the team in Germany. You will be travelling within Germany mainly and also to the US headquarters.
If you are a fluent German speaker with a next generation sequencing background, experience building and leading a commercial team within the German life science market then contact Caroline Searby on 01279 657716 or email@example.com.
Job Ref: 904538