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Every day, we are working toward discovering new therapies to treat diseases and make a difference in people’s lives. 

We apply our deep understanding of complex diseases to discover breakthrough treatments for our proprietary pipeline. We also partner with biopharma companies to accelerate their drug discovery and development programs in liver diseases, gout and metabolic disorders.

We are implementing a new vision for how advanced biological systems can yield new insights that improve health and quality of life for patients in need.

HemoShear provides a fast-paced, highly collaborative work environment. We offer our employees opportunities to advance knowledge that will lead to new drug discoveries. HemoShear seeks outstanding scientists and other professionals. If you are interested in joining a company that is changing the drug discovery and development paradigm, then contact us at careers@hemoshear.com.

HemoShear Therapeutics is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

 

We are currently hiring for the following positions:

Clinical Administrator

SUMMARY OF POSITION

The Clinical Administrator will provide critical support to leaders and team members within Clinical Operations.    This role will support clinical study projects, streamline communication, maintain systems and manage documents and information.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Organize meetings, prepare agendas and minutes
  • Collaborate with project team in the clinical study development process
  • Assist in the development of and editing of study-related materials
  • Assists with the management and tracking of study projects through the use of CTMS or other electronic means
  • Responsible for document management
  • Coordinate various activities related to clinical study projects

REQUIREMENTS

  • BS/BA degree preferred; equivalent experience and training will be considered
  • 1-3 years of experience in a Biotech/CRO environment
  • Understanding of basic concepts of drug development and clinical research
  • Advanced knowledge of Word, Excel and PowerPoint

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • High level of customer focus towards internal and external stakeholders
  • Demonstrated ability to build and maintain positive relationships with management and peers

Interested in applying or learning more? Please contact us at careers@hemoshear.com.
Senior Clinical Project Manager

SUMMARY OF POSITION

The Clinical Project Manager is responsible for providing direct oversight, management and follow up for operational aspects of all assigned clinical studies.  This role will lead and manage the project team to deliver the study in accordance with GCP, relevant SOP’s and regulatory requirements.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Reports on key study performance information and metrics pertaining to time, cost and quality deliverables, including but not limited to study start-up metrics, enrollment, data collection timelines, etc.
  • Provide strategic/tactical planning, organization and direction of study project(s) including oversight of timelines, finances, monitoring, site and vendor management, clinical supplies, data collection, analyses and reporting
  • Lead and manage the project team to deliver the project in accordance with GCP, relevant SOP’s and regulatory requirements
  • Accountable for all project deliverables for each project assigned
  • Ensure all necessary training/coaching/mentoring is developed, delivered, and documented for assigned project staff

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree in a life science or industry-related field is preferred
  • Minimum of ten (10) years’ experience in Clinical Operations, and three to five (3-5) years’ Study Lead and/or Project Management experience managing studies in a Biotech or CRO environment
  • Excellent working knowledge of ICH, GCP, and FDA guidelines and regulations

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • High organizational, problem solving and analytical skills
  • Ability to work independently, make decisions and to progress projects
  • Excellent communicator, both in written and spoken language
  • Able to produce reports and project plans to a high standard
  • Proficiency in MS-Office applications including Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Interested in applying or learning more? Please contact us at careers@hemoshear.com.
Enzymologist/Biochemist

SUMMARY OF POSITION

This position will help design, develop and perform biological assays while also analyzing data and presenting their results as a member of HemoShear’s proprietary and collaborative partnership drug discovery program teams.  The candidate will be expected to work independently in a self-directed manner as well as collaboratively alongside a larger assay team.  Additional responsibilities include performing cell culture, molecular biology experiments to generate novel biological reagents, and protein production and purification.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop and optimize cell-free and cell-based assays in medium- to high-throughput (96/384-well) formats
  • Generate stable cell lines and verify expression or lack of expression using molecular biology endpoints, western blots and reporter assays using various readouts (e.g., qPCR, fluorescence, luminescence, mass spectrometry, etc.)
  • Protein production, purification, and characterization
  • Deliver defined biomarker assays with clinical relevance.
  • Proactively analyze experimental data and integrate disparate data from other experiments, literature, and other colleagues to make informed decisions to improve existing or develop new assays
  • Partner with chemistry and biology teams to troubleshoot through technical and scientific challenges to deliver critical data
  • Present results, conclusions, and implications to project teams and senior management.

REQUIREMENTS

  • M.S. with 5+ years’ experience, or Ph.D. with 2+ years’ industrial experience.
  • Experience in cellular and molecular biology (DNA/RNA extraction, RT-qPCR, ddPCR, qPCR, primer design), cell-based assays (sterile tissue culture techniques, transfection, transduction, maintaining, subcloning, and banking cells).
  • Experience measuring protein expression levels, turn-over and synthesis rates: western blot, ELISA, reporter assays, etc.
  • Strength in experimental design, execution, and data analysis using multiple assay platforms working with various cell systems
  • Experience using automated liquid handlers, plate readers and associated software
  • Expertise in cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry with emphasis on small molecules interactions

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience in mass spectrometry, RNAi and CRISPR is a plus
  • Must be a self-starter, proactive, co-operative, and proficient at working both independently and in a small team environment
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills are essential

Interested in applying or learning more? Please contact us at careers@hemoshear.com.
Patient Recruitment Manager

SUMMARY OF POSITION

The Patient Recruitment Manager will specialize in the development and delivery of strategic recruitment and retention campaigns and novel patient engagement solutions. Project activities will include serving as the technical expert in Patient Recruitment and Retention Planning process to support all HemoShear clinical trials. This role will work directly with study sites, patient advocacy and communications teams to recruit studies in a timely manner.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide oversight and be accountable for all aspects of patient recruitment
  • Responsible for the successful implementation and completion of the study participant recruitment campaigns and retention
  • Maintain a strong understanding of the patient and global standard of care, leverage relevant external and internal insights and translate into global recruitment strategies
  • Lead all recruitment/retention campaign related discussions including site performance metrics, site delays, enrollment risks and mitigation plans
  • Oversee IRB approval processes for all patient recruitment and retention materials

REQUIREMENTS

  • A minimum four-year college degree
  • A minimum of 3 years experience in patient recruitment at a CRO/Pharma company

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • High organizational, problem solving and analytical skills
  • Ability to work independently, make decisions and to progress projects
  • Excellent communicator, both in written and spoken language
  • Able to produce reports and project plans to a high standard
  • Proficiency in MS-Office applications including Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Interested in applying or learning more? Please contact us at careers@hemoshear.com.
Portfolio Director

SUMMARY OF POSITION

The Portfolio Director will be responsible for management and oversight of a complex portfolio of programs that span early drug discovery through early and mid-stage clinical development.  This person will work closely with scientific and clinical program leadership to develop and ensure execution of detailed program plans that will include both internal and external resources and activities.  The Portfolio Director will develop and maintain a detailed understanding of program objectives, timelines, specific activities to help the program leader as well as executive team ensure efficient progress toward agreed time-bound deliverables.  The Portfolio Director will play a central role in helping the executive team understand risk and progress during governance oversight.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work in an integrated manner with multiple scientific and clinical program leaders to develop detailed plans, develop timelines, set objectives, critical path analysis, and ensure execution across a complex drug discovery and development portfolio
  • Develop an understanding challenges and strategic plans across multiple programs
  • Identifies program risks and leads teams in development of risk mitigation strategies; works with others to resolve issues and remove barriers
  • Coordinate stakeholder communications and governance oversight of the R&D portfolio
  • Be an integral member on several multi-disciplinary program teams
  • Develop and maintain documentation and prepares agendas, decision/action logs, presentations, and status reports
  • Facilitate and participate closely during executive governance portfolio oversight
  • Assist with management of project budgets and forecasts
  • Closely monitor annual and multi-year timelines and budgets and work with program leaders and executives to ensure on time delivery

REQUIREMENTS

  • B.S. with 7+ years’ experience, or M.S./Ph.D. with 3+ years’ industrial experience
  • Previous project management experience in drug discovery and/or clinical development
  • Proven track record of successful management of R&D programs is required

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • PDMA or PMP certification preferred
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Expertise in the use of MS project or similar program planning software

Interested in applying or learning more? Please contact us at careers@hemoshear.com.
Senior Accountant

SUMMARY OF POSITION

The Senior Accountant will be responsible for various month-end close duties including recording and analyzing company transactions, cost allocations, general accruals, and various other ad hoc projects, as assigned. This role will also include variance analysis and reporting responsibilities related to monthly management financials and quarterly and annual financial statements.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assistance in a variety of aspects of the Enterprise Resource Planning system implementation and maintenance
  • Assistance with special projects within department or as part of cross-functional teams
  • Preparation of monthly journal entries and supporting schedules and review of monthly financial results
  • Research technical accounting issues
  • Work with external auditors and facilitate review of the close process, account reconciliations and variance analyses
  • Ensure timely monthly close and accurate monthly results

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting (CPA preferred)
  • 3-5+ years of related professional work experience demonstrating professional growth and a trend of increasing responsibility
  • Consolidations and/or financial reporting experience
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience with Oracle NetSuite
  • Strong project management, time management and communication skills
  • Ability to think critically and analyze data effectively
  • Ability to work with financial systems design, structure, and reporting
  • Ability to work effectively within a team to complete projects
  • Experience in the life-sciences industry a plus

Interested in applying or learning more? Please contact us at careers@hemoshear.com.

Contact

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HemoShear Therapeutics, Inc.
501 Locust Avenue
Suite 301
Charlottesville, Virginia 22902