Head of Collaborations - Advanced Therapies, Asia Pacific

Job Description

Do you want to help shape the future of healthcare? Our name, Siemens Healthineers (SHS), was selected to honor our people who dedicate their energy and passion to this cause. It reflects their pioneering spirit combined with our long history of engineering in the ever-evolving healthcare industry.

We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment with opportunity to go beyond your comfort zone in order to grow personally and professionally. Sounds interesting?

Then come in and join our Asia Pacific team as Head of Collaborations – Advanced Therapies (AT), Asia Pacific (AP) to develop and implement strategy for AT Collaborations AP region.

Your tasks and responsibilities:
  • You will evaluate, initiate, and coordinate AT collaboration projects in the Japan and AP region to:
    • obtain clinical feedback from collaboration partners on AT products and prototypes and return this feedback to AT Innovation.
    • promote Siemens Healthineers prototypes and products in scientific publications and at clinical conferences.
    • manage and develop new productive partnerships with AT KOL collaboration partners while ensuring their loyalty to Siemens Healthineers and their satisfaction.
    • co-develop ideas, workflows and realize prototypes jointly with collaboration partners.
    • conduct regional technology scouting focusing on major clinical conditions.
  • You will support AT Business in the AP through presentations on AT Innovation topics and technologies to customers, collaboration partners and at Siemens Healthineers sponsored events.
  • You will manage AP AT Collaboration team members; recruit open positions and train new hires; manage skills, expertise and promote the careers of team members.
  • You will manage SHS AP budget including regular forecasting, making project commitment decisions, management of invoices, and change in budgetary goals.
  • You will create and update processes for SHS AP AT Innovations; interface to legal, compliance, and regulatory departments in Siemens Healthineers and at collaboration sites.
  • You will interface and manage relationships with SHS AT Innovation and Heads of other functions at AT headquarters.
  • You will be the interface to SHS AP AT heads and Business Line’s heads, and PSE’s to ensure coordination of research activities with business activities.
  • Interface and manage relationships with collaborations teams from other Business Line’s.

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Your qualifications and experiences:
  • You hold a successfully completed Ph.D. Degree in Engineering,
  • You have at least 5 years of relevant experience in R&D, Innovation, or collaboration in the medical industry. Experience working with X-ray Angiography, or other minimally invasive therapy and surgery imaging modalities; frequent interaction with medical doctors and other medical staff.

Your personality and skills:
  • You possess superb verbal and written communication and presentation skills.
  • You possess excellent people management and team leadership skills.
  • You possess highly polished customer and stakeholder managements skills.
  • You possess highly developed contract negotiation skills.
  • You possess deep understanding of the clinical therapy field and minimally invasive medicine.
  • You possess deep understanding of the technologies behind AT products and clinical prototypes.
  • You possess deep understanding of the restrictions and limitations on the workflow in a clinical environment.
  • You possess high integrity and solid understanding of ethical and regulatory constraints in a clinical research environment.
  • You will be required to travel of up to 50% in the region to current and potential collaboration site and to attend internal workshops and medical conferences (when travel becomes widely possible again).

Our global team:

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company. 66,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services.

Our culture:

Our culture embraces different perspectives, open debate, and the will to challenge conventions. Change is a constant aspect of our work. We aspire to lead the change in our industry rather than just react to it. That’s why we invite you to take on new challenges, test your ideas, and celebrate success.

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Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Pte Ltd

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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