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Skip Online Applications and HR and Send Straight to the Hiring Manager By Peggy McKee, PHC Consulting

You should read this terrific article from Ask A Manager: Are online application processes avoidable? A reader who has been frustrated by the black hole of online applications processes asks if the way to go is to contact the hiring manager with some attention-grabbing subject line or graphics in the email. The answer (in the article) is that “it depends.” Some companies are going to want you to go through the process they ask you to go through and will be annoyed if you don’t; and some companies are fine with your bypassing the HR process entirely to get to the hiring manager. (There’s also several terrific comments from job hunters about their experiences both ways–but most are getting their best results by skipping HR.) More...



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Southern Pharm (Huntsville, Alabama)

Nektar Therapeutics
Director, Manufacturing
Directs the development and implementation of activities in production area(s) to meet production goals, quality, and cost objectives. Prioritizes production schedules based on product introduction, equipment efficiency, and materials supply. Plans and administers procedures and budgets. Develops financial and resource budgeting for departments and, at higher levels, controls capital expenditures and direct/indirect labor.

Biotech Beach (La Jolla, California)

Pfizer Inc.
ADME Enzymologist (R5/R6)
As a member of PDM project matrix teams, will design, coordinate, and may execute necessary in vitro studies to characterize metabolism and absorption attributes of new chemical entities (NCEs), and to mitigate metabolic and absorption liability risks faced by project teams. May be expected to provide expertise in the design of ADME related assays amenable to automation. Partner with PDM project representatives to execute on ADME strategy that aids in optimizing compound design, including customizing mechanistic studies where standard automated assays may be inadequate. Will also partner and support development programs that face unresolved ADME issues.

Genetown (Cambridge, Massachusetts)

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (formerly Microbia, Inc.)
Director, DMPK
The Director, DMPK will be responsible for overseeing internal and external activities associated with understanding the metabolism and pharmacokinetic properties of multiple drug candidates in preclinical and clinical development. This person will play an active role on cross-functional program teams; this includes planning development strategies and interpreting data, as well as making hands-on contributions while managing and mentoring staff members. The selected individual will be responsible for writing the DMPK sections for IND/NDA/CTA/MAA submissions.

Biotech Bay (South San Francisco, California)

NGM Biopharmaceuticals
Research Associate
We are currently looking for a highly motivated Research Associate with a range of skill sets to become a member of a collaborative and cross-functional research team involved in the discovery of novel targets and transformational new therapeutics. Successful candidates will be able to perform standard molecular biology and basic in vivo experiments in metabolic disease area independently. He/she should have good analytical and troubleshooting skills.

Pharm Country (New Haven, Connecticut)

Kolltan Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Research Scientist – Molecular Cell Biology
The Research Scientist's responsibilities will include (i) development of cell-free and cell-based assays to measure activity of specific receptor tyrosine kinases, and (ii) evaluating the inhibitory activity of newly identified antibodies in vitro and in cell culture.

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