The company culture of ISA is built on four important competences: high quality knowledge, a pragmatic & solution-oriented attitude. We are agile & resilient and appreciate collaboration & learning.

If you want to play a role in improving clinical outcomes for patients and to help build a rapidly growing and successful company, we would like to hear from you. For general inquiries on job opportunities, please contact Gerben Moolhuizen at Acquisition based on this information is not appreciated.

We currently have the following job openings:

  • Associate Director Project Management


Associate Director Project Management

Your challenge is to be  responsible for leading multidisciplinary (global) project teams with internal and external members, with a focus on supporting clinical strategy, clinical operations, research, CMC, supply chain, regulatory and quality. You co-chair joint development teams and align the global operational strategy within our partnerships. You operationalize our project strategy for early-stage vaccine development projects from clinical candidate selection up to registration, in compliance with relevant guidelines and regulatory requirements. You are accountable for overall budget and project plan deliverables. You assist with compiling (regulatory) documents for agencies such as dossiers, BLA’s, IND’s, pediatric plans, orphan-drug designations, safety and annual reports and handling of responses to regulatory agencies. You ensure that project results meet ISA’s strategy and business objectives and are completed in compliance with the contractual terms. You work closely and effectively together with the Management Team and line management to secure the required resources for project success, advise on optimal team composition, align goals and objectives, and coach and guide project team members.

You have an MSc degree in Medicine, Healthcare, Life Sciences or a related field and preferably a PhD within (immuno-)oncology. You have a good understanding of the development of cancer vaccines, preferably in both small/mid-size biotech and large pharma companies. You bring >5 years of experience in leading joint drug development projects from pre-IND stage to NDA/BLA stage. You have experience in leading cross-functional and multi-national project teams and a proven ability to manage project scope, deviations and/or budget changes with internal and external stakeholders. You have a can-do mentality, attention to detail, ability to multi-task and prioritize and proven people and project management competencies. You have a positive mindset and excellent communication skills. You have experience in working with MS Office software (Project, Excel, Word, PowerPoint) and are proficient in written and spoken English. You are willing to travel.

We offer you a challenging position in a rapidly growing organization that develops life-saving medicines that provide long lasting immunity against disease inducers. You will be part of a team of top professionals and work in an inspiring environment with opportunities for personal and professional growth. You will work on multiple ISA drug development programs across more than one therapeutic area.

For further information on this job opening and related career opportunities, contact HR at or +31 (0)85-8229292.