At LENZ Therapeutics, Our TEAM is focused on innovative science to improve vision.
Our team is expanding and looking for top candidates join our team.
LENZ offers competitive employee benefits:
- Generous medical, dental, and vision health insurance plans
- Short-term, long-term, and life/AD&D insurance
- Paid vacation days, 1holidays, and additional sick time
- 401(k) Retirement Plan with company match
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Vice President of Regulatory
The Vice President of Regulatory Affairs will be responsible for all aspects of Regulatory Affairs related to clinical development, CMC and commercialization. The Vice President of Regulatory Affairs will lead the strategic direction and operational aspects of regulatory compliance and submissions for all programs across LENZ. The VP will be responsible for coordinating regulatory activities across functions in the organization, including CMC, pre-clinical, and discovery, as well as, clinical. The position will be responsible for developing the strategic plan for obtaining approval for compounds in the pipeline and for developing strong relationships with the FDA and other global regulatory agencies. The candidate will also be responsible for building the appropriately sized internal support and managing the external support to implement and execute the strategic plan to ensure rapid and timely approvals that will lead to the achievement of LENZ’s business objectives.
Vice President of Quality
The Vice President of Quality will be expected to manage the operations include hiring, assessment, education and training regarding best practices in the quality arena. The candidate will direct and provide on-going education and training to staff at all levels, including Medical Staff, to improve compliance and quality throughout the organization. The Vice President of Quality will manage and coordinate communication between committees that drive quality improvements and maintain up-to-date information regarding all requirements and ensures effective communication of same. This candidate will be expected to maintain current knowledge base on regulatory/accreditation requirements; monitor and communicate changes & provide guidance and support to leadership regarding adherence to regulatory & accreditation requirement.
Vice President of Sales
The Vice President of Sales will be responsible for creating and implementing a sales strategy and structure that facilitates professional sales management and identifies and proliferates best sales practices. They will work with Leadership Team to develop annual detailed sales budget and monitor budget against actual results, develop and implement strategic sales objectives with major focus on sales growth across the company. The candidate will partner with the leadership team to create and implement professional sales tools that enable and support scalable revenue growth such as: skill development, territory alignment/management, CRM and more. This role will establish and monitor key sales and profitability metrics and utilize analytics to identify areas of opportunity, or concern and create action plans to address them, as well as assist in identifying, recruiting and retaining a high-quality sales team members and promote teamwork company-wide. The Vice President of Sales will cultivate, meeting and maintain effective relationships and communication with key customers, strategic suppliers and service providers. This candidate will analyze market trends, identify and advocate for new product, or suppliers that will enhance the sales team’s effectiveness in growing sales and/or improving the customer experience. Lastly, this role should maintain a thorough understanding of the company’s customers, markets, competitors, and influencers.
Director of Finance
The Director of Finance will be responsible in overseeing the financial strategic planning of the company by evaluating its performance and potential risks. You will perform regular financial analysis, develop budgets that meet the requirements of company departments, establish targets and manage all accounting and finance employees including management accountants and internal auditors. The Director of Finance position will supervise all audit and internal control processes as well as recognize patterns in company spending, revenue, and recommend solutions to any problem areas.
Director/Manager of Supply Chain
As our Manager/Director of Supply Chain you will be a key member of the LENZ team and play a critical role in managing the API and Drug Product CMO supply chain to ensure product is ready to support clinical and commercial use. You will support development, launch, and commercialization of our lead asset as well as support our overall strategy as we prepare our FDA submission, gain approval, and bring to commercialization our lead asset. You will report to the Vice President of CMC & Manufacturing and manage our day-to-day supply chain operations. The Director of Supply Chain will be responsible to negotiate optimal contracts with vendors, utilize data monitoring to evaluate trends and forecast inventory needed to support our development, launch and commercialization.
Clinical Operations Manager
The Clinical Operations Manager (COM) will be a key member of the LENZ team and play a critical role in ensuring that our upcoming clinical trials are executed successfully. The Clinical Operations Manager will assist the Director of Clinic Operations Support. This role will be expected to continually assess and adjust patient flow for increased efficiencies, coordinate and delegate administrative and clinic maintenance responsibilities such as patient access, patient education sheets, patient experience surveys, chart creation and other special projects. In conjunction with the Director of Clinic Operations, the COM will establish procedures for reception, intake, eligibility determination, and medical records filing, including scheduling of staff and task management.
Clinical Research Associate
As our Clinical Research Associate (CRA), you will be a key member of the LENZ team and play a critical role in ensuring that our upcoming clinical trials are executed successfully, as well as support our overall strategy as we prepare our FDA submission, gain approval, and bring to commercialization our lead asset. The CRA will be expected to perform independent on-site and remote monitoring procedures such as but not limited to site qualification, site initiation, interim monitoring, site close-out, end of study visit, and overall site management.