Chief Scientific Officer (Biotechnology)

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Our client, a leading biotechnology firm in Switzerland, is recruiting a Chief Scientific Officer to lead their research division.

This permanent leadership role is based in Basel with a salary of €120,000 + benefits. English and German language skills are essential.

As Chief Scientific Officer, you will:

  • Set the strategic vision for the research portfolio
  • Build world-class teams to drive scientific innovation
  • Foster a culture of excellence, creativity and rigor
  • Lead recruitment, development and retention of top talent
  • Represent the company and research externally
  • Ensure research compliance with laws and regulations

Our client seeks a seasoned R&D leader with a PhD in biological sciences and 10+ years overseeing diverse research programs. You have a track record of building successful teams and taking discoveries from lab to market. Superior communication, influencing and strategic skills are required.

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Job Category: Biotechnology
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Basel - Switzerland

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