Global Marketing Director

As Marketing Director, one will establish our client as one of the top CDMO/CRO’s in the pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical and biotechnology markets through implementation of robust strategic and tactical marketing activities. The Director will support our client in attracting and retaining a global customer base and securing a pipeline of clients and projects leading to consistent, sustainable, predictable growth of the business.

Project Management Director

As Project Management Director one will direct the development, organization and management of project teams, highlighting achievements, obstacles and risk reduction to senior management. The Director will develop and maintain project timelines, project plans and task deliverables. One will ensure appropriate project management expertise in the planning, execution and close-out of all client-based contracts.

Principal Scientist

Location: Boston, MA Area
Contact: Jackie Bandish,


Principal Scientist | Growing Global Company


This Principal Scientist search is being conducted on behalf of our global client who is advancing cancer diagnostics.

In this role, one will lead the research and development activities that support contracted pharma projects which develop companion diagnostic IVDs. Specifically, the one will lead scientific associates who develop the assays for use in pharma clinical trials.

The Principal Scientist will leverage past experiences in the role of Development Lead and provide leadership and mentorship on product development processes.


  • Our client is innovative, fast-paced and results-oriented.

  • They are company represented in over 100 countries.

  • This is an opportunity to mentor and enable the career development of the scientific staff.


  • Directly leads scientific associates.

  • Acts as the Development lead on programs. Responsible for adherence to the Development process and compliance to the Quality Management System.

  • Leads scientific associates in Statement of Work generation and partner onboarding. Is responsible for the technical component of program costing for SoWs.

  • Responsible for On Time Delivery of project milestones and efficient team member utilization.

  • Implements the organization strategy and connects the team's work to the organization's purpose.

  • Builds an environment in which Associates want to do their best and recognizes the team for successes. Demonstrates accountability for the work product and strives for continuous improvement.


  • BSc in a Scientific discipline, MS or PhD preferred.

  • Ideal candidate has 7+ years industry experience gained within an IVD development environment with growing management responsibility. Additional pharmaceutical industry experience is a plus.

  • Experience with tissue-based assay development is helpful.

  • Experience with FDA and/or EU CE-IVD quality requirements and the preparation of relevant documents for the submission to these agencies.

  • Strong experience in IVD Product Development, preferably with technical expertise in IHC and/or ISH assays on automated staining platforms.


Jackie Bandish, Head of Life Sciences Recruiting and Operations
Phone: 267-483-5233 ext. 104

The Bandish Group, LLC
Life Sciences Executive Search
1432 Easton Road, Suite 2B
Warrington, PA 18976

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