Help us improve access to life-changing therapies that can transform human health
We are Cytiva, a global provider of technologies and services that advance and accelerate the development and manufacture of therapeutics. Formerly part of GE Healthcare, we have a rich heritage tracing back hundreds of years, and a fresh beginning since 2020.
Our customers undertake life-saving activities. These range from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, biologic drugs, and novel cell and gene therapies. Our job is to supply the tools and services - the pots, pans, soups and sauces - they need to work better, faster and safer, leading to better patient outcomes.
We are looking for a Strategy Manager - Government & Research to work with our expert Australian and New Zealand team of 40+ employees. Do you have a passion for progressing the local Life Sciences Ecosystem and supporting Translational Research? Then we would love to hear from you. What you’ll do
Build, develop and maintain relationships with: Relevant State and Federal Government Departments, Key Translational Research organisations and Key Opinion Leaders around current and emerging biotherapeutic areas, University Research office and/or governance committees
Identify, actively supervise and promote grant opportunities with Cytiva as either lead grant recipient or participant with academic, institutional or industry partners, for programs that can utilise Cytiva's tools, technology and services
Drive engagement and increase involvement with government and academic groups to elevate Cytiva's profile.
Lead and drive new concepts across business (Regulatory, Legal, Marketing, Communications etc.), to integrate Government Affairs into commercial strategy and roadmap
Keep abreast of policy and legislative developments and proactively update and educate the wider team on the same
Engage with granting bodies, drive grant submissions and project manage existing and future grant-related activities Who you are
An experienced professional that has lead Business Development and Engagement, ideally within the Life Sciences Field. PhD is desired.
Well-developed external networks and an applied understanding of public and private funding bodies, applied knowledge of the political and policy environment.
Strong commercial acumen and experience working in a sophisticated, matrix environment
Excellent networking and business partnering skills with proven track record to influence across boundaries and across a broad range of cross functional and external partners
The ability to navigate the differences in legislation around research engagement in your region and that of other regions like USCAN & Europe Who we are
Whatever your role, we bring purpose and challenge into our everyday work. If you are driven to make the world a better place thanks to science and medicine, you’ll feel right at home here. If you’re flexible, curious and relentless, you’ll belong. If you are excited about a global culture, this can be the place to further your career.
Cytiva is a global life sciences leader with over 7000 associates across 40 countries who are dedicated to our mission to advance and accelerate therapeutics. As a trusted partner to customers that range in scale and scope, Cytiva brings efficiencies to research and manufacturing workflows, ensuring the development, manufacture and delivery of transformative medicines to patients.
Cytiva is part of the Danaher family of life sciences companies, a global science and technology innovator committed to helping customers solve complex challenges and improving quality of life around the world. As part of a greater Life Sciences platform, you’ll redefine what it means to innovate every day. Pioneering the future of science, research, and medicine gives you unlimited opportunities to find the next breakthrough that will best serve scientists and medical professionals in the fight to save lives.
We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation. #LI-DJ2