Chief Science Officer

Are you interested in joining an exciting and innovative expanding biotech? Do you have significant scientific experience along with familiarity working within a smaller dynamic environment? This is an opportunity to contribute to an exciting start-up biotech, developing exciting oncology products.


As CSO you will be responsible for:

  • Driving projects, from a scientific and commercial standpoint
  • Maintaining the scientific review of all projects, throughout their lifecycle, ensuring of constant refinement of processes involved.
  • Identifying, and presenting to potential investors.
  • Leading academic relationships, whilst developing the understanding of the process for commercialization.
  • Contributing to scientific content for new funding opportunities, as required.


The successful candidate will possess:

  • Education to at least PhD, along with 10+ years of industry experience.
  • Strong experience of pre-IND enabling studies as well as commercialization of oncology focused therapeutics.
  • Demonstrated experience in strategic planning
  • Knowledge and experience of oligonucleotide / microRNA
  • Ability to work in startup environment, with confidence collaborating with governmental or academic establishments.


I manage a range of other permanent and freelance senior positions for a broad portfolio of clients (Biotech, CRO,  Pharma and VC firms). If the above role isn’t for you but you’d nevertheless like to discuss your options in the market, I’d welcome a confidential discussion by phone or email. Contact Ian Kulka at (617) 982 1238 or +44 (0) 1293 584 300.

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