We are looking for you: Business Operations Manager (m/f/d)


Venture Team: faCellitate

Chemovator is the business incubator of BASF. We provide a protected space to build commercial ventures from unconventional ideas. Our Venture Teams take full ownership of their idea, creatively explore their business, learn fast and pivot beyond corporate boundaries.

Our Venture Team faCellitate works on cell culture materials, which create a variety of benefits for cell culture applications in drug development, toxicological screening, stem cell technology and disease modelling.

In addition to our business development specialist Véronique Schwartz and our technical R&D specialist Tobias Mentzel you will take responsibility for all operations to establish, grow and improve our business.

We are looking for a motivated and highly self-driven expert to join our journey. Are you the right one to bring our operations to life?

For more information, visit our website: facellitate.com

Your role

  • You plan and coordinate the production of cell culture materials and formulations
  • You monitor the supply chain and set up the right distribution channels
  • You run the quality management as well as the standardization and optimization of production processes and you are responsible for the standard operating procedures
  • You support to administrate the entire sales process

You offer

  • Your background is in biotechnology or process engineering
  • You have relevant experiences in operational processes in the biotech, pharma or medical environment
  • You are familiar with quality management in biotech and pharma (GMP, ISO 9001)
  • Your communication skills are excellent (in German and in English as well), and you feel comfortable with handling suppliers and customers
  • You describe yourself as a creative and pragmatic person, big team player and you love to work in a changing environment

We offer

  • A steady interaction and dialogue with experienced experts from two worlds – corporate BASF and our wide external network
  • Use the mass of experiences of your colleagues and our Entrepreneurs in Residence to develop yourself and your venture further
  • Flexible working time and mobile work as well as usual perks of a company in the startup environment: job-ticket, free drinks, joint after work activities and inspiring atmosphere within an unconventional location in Mannheim
  • A competitive salary and a temporary project employment contract

Are you interested?

Nothing is set in stone yet, so your input is highly welcome. Please contact Tobias Mentzel (tobias.mentzel@basf.com, +49621 60 28839) with your relevant documents. We are looking forward to hearing from you!

We are looking forward to hearing from you!

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