Search and Evaluation Strategy Director & Chief of Staff @ AbbVie

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Job Description:


  • Provide TA level BD strategy support including partnering with TA leadership to develop and set TA BD priorities in line with overall pipeline goals
  • Ensure pull through against our TA level BD strategy including prioritization of targets and capabilities of interest and leading multiple cross-functional External Innovation strategic initiatives
  • Support the BD Strategy planning process and communication of our BD strategy to leadership
  • Provide dedicated support when a large deal is active by acting as a bridge and integrator across functions (e.g., R&D, Commercial, Finance, BD and S&E)
  • Lead developing materials to enable executive leadership decision-making on large deals
  • Provide support to BD&A/S&E leads for ongoing transactions, including background market, financial or scientific background.
  • Translate overarching strategies into various tactical plans that help achieve TA-specific and shared BD goals.

*Level of the role will be determined based on candidate experience level 

  • Bachelor’s or equivalent degree.Advanced degree (PharmD, PhD, MD, MBA) highly preferred. Minimum years of experience – 12+ with Bachelors, 10+ with Masters and 8+ with PHD with experience driving large cross-functional initiatives / projects
  • Strong understanding of the drug development, regulatory, and commercialization process for evaluation of pharmaceutical opportunities.
  • Demonstrated ability to drive large cross-functional teams in a matrixed environment, foster team consensus-building and deliver timely results
  • Strong communication skills to effectively communicate strategies and recommendations to executive-level audiences
  • Strong financial acumen and analytical skills to understand financial evaluations and drive fact based decision making
  • Demonstrated ability to directly lead a team strongly preferred.

Experience Level: Executive
Work From: Onsite

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