CARB-X, a Boston University Global Partnership, has an exciting opportunity for a talented individual to join our core team at Boston University in the role of Compliance Manager. CARB-X is a new organization located at the BU School of Law, focused on accelerating the pre-clinical development of drugs, vaccines and diagnostics to address antibiotic resistance. The Compliance Manager is a new role on the growing team of CARB-X. Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, the Compliance Manager will be responsible for execution of critical processes in diverse areas of practice, including corporate, financial and IP transactional due diligence, confidentiality, conflicts of interest (COI), general business matters, governance, compliance matters, and research on related topics as needed. CARB-X is a fast-paced environment where creativity, flexibility, and collaboration are essential. In this role, you will work as part of a dedicated CARB-X core team and with BU offices, to achieve goals and maximize the overall effectiveness of the program. Adaptability, dependability, and willingness to build new tools and processes from scratch are essential skills. You will interact with BU staff and systems, as well as CARB-X partners and vendors. This is a full-time, grant-funded position, located on the Charles River Campus of Boston University. CARB-X is currently in Year 3 of 5 of its principal grant funding.
Bachelors Degree required. At least 3-5 years related experience performing due diligence and administering compliance procedures. A certificate in Paralegal Studies or similar relevant experience preferred. Experience in a grant-funded program an advantage. Additional Core Competencies: Ability to maintain meticulous records and to self-audit systems and processes. Demonstrated track record as constructive, collaborative and professional in all settings. Effective verbal and written communication skills, to capably represent a professional, well-regarded global organization. Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously and work to deadlines. Flexibility to work in a fast paced and dynamic work environment comparable to a start-up biotech, balanced with the processes and culture of a large academic institution. Committed, proactive team player.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
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