Pleased to meet you, we are Galapagos, a dynamic fast growing Biotech company with offices in Europe in Belgium (Mechelen), France (Romainville), the Netherlands (Leiden), Switzerland (Basel) and in the USA (Boston).
We’re in the business of changing lives. In our quest to discover and develop life-improving medicines we go where no one has ever gone before. In every challenge we face, we see new opportunities. We want to challenge the impossible. We need thought leaders and rapid thinkers, entrepreneurs in spirit and status quo-fighters. Collaborative innovators and perseverant idealists. We need the best-in-class. In other words, we need you: The ‘make-it-happeners’.
Due to our exciting partnership with Gilead Sciences Inc. we are looking for a Country Lead UK
Scope of the job
You will take full responsibility over commercial operations in line with our international vision, strategies and practices. You gather and share specific insights about market trends and stakeholders.
You ‘make it happen’ in the UK.
Who are you?
Commercial leader experienced in launching innovative drugs in highly competitive markets, preferably in inflammation. You are pragmatic and strategic, a thinker and a doer. Strong experience in leading and growing successful commercial and cross-functional teams in a global, matrix organization. You have proven leadership with strong communication skills. Ability to network and interface with different stakeholders. Experience with successful commercial launches or expansion in the relevant market/country is needed. Last but not least you have outstanding written and verbal communication skills in English.
What’s in it for you?
You will be part of a fast growing and amazing company. As ‘make-it-happener’ you will get all the support you need to make your job successful. At Galapagos we aim to recruit the best people, who stand out among their peers, with integrity and excellent interpersonal and organizational skills. Our employees are the strength behind Galapagos, a highly motivated team, eager to maintain Galapagos’ leading position and achieve breakthroughs in pharmaceutical research. Galapagos offers a competitive remuneration package and a dynamic work environment.
We are Galapagos: together we can make it happen…