Lab Launch creates and operates affordable, quality laboratories for the life sciences industry. Founded by scientists, for scientists, we bring over 15 years of experience and a detail-focused approach to developing and running the most effective multi-user facilities to support innovation and commercialization of biotechnology. Our collaborative approach to ecosystem development allows our team members a high degree of autonomy and significant opportunities for advancement.
Regional Director: Northern LA County
Lab Launch is seeking a Regional Director to lead our Business Development and Operations in Northern Los Angeles County and surrounding areas, including the Antelope Valley, Santa Clarita Valley, and upper San Fernando Valley.
The Regional Director will be the primary point of contact at Lab Launch for public and private-sector partners in the region. The Regional Director’s initial responsibility will be the establishment of a supportive biotech innovation community in the area. The Regional Director will work in partnership with public, private, and non-profit organizations to build a supportive entrepreneurial ecosystem via creating opportunities for networking, business development, and partnering between biotech startups, capital partners, and industry professionals. As Lab Launch completes and opens new bioinnovation facility(ies) in the area, the Regional Director will be responsible for their day-to-day operations, including response to member service requests, coordination of maintenance and repairs, and giving tours to potential customers. The Regional Director will be required to manage monthly operating budgets, and submit accurate monthly reports to COO/CFO and project partners. This is a management level position, and as such the Regional Director will ultimately have up to 4 employees reporting directly to them. These employees will be hired as Lab Launch completes new facilities.
This unique position offers the opportunity to lead the creation and development of a local ecosystem of biotechnology innovation in Northern Los Angeles County. A creative approach to business development and a commitment to excellent customer service are key considerations for this position.
BS / BA in life sciences
Experience in laboratory management
Exceptional interpersonal skills
Ability to self-manage and work in a collaborative team
Results-oriented, with a strong focus on customer service
Passion for biotechnology
MS / PhD in life science
Experience in laboratory design
Experience in creating and managing budgets
Experience in event planning
Knowledge of EH&S compliance
Knowledge of biotech public and private-sector funding processes
Compensation: $70k, plus benefits, plus employee stock options
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