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Over the past three decades, Genzyme has developed breakthrough treatments that have changed the lives of people with serious diseases. Together with Sanofi, our work goes on. Genzyme is continuing to grow by expanding our facilities in Framingham and Allston, MA.

One of the world's leading biotechnology companies, Genzyme has been dedicated to making a major positive impact on the lives of people with serious unmet medical needs since 1981. Today, we are renewing our organization by ensuring that we have the right people with the right skills in place to build a strong foundation for growth.

We are adding 500 new jobs in Engineering, Quality, Manufacturing and Operations and we are looking for innovative and collaborative thinkers to join us in our commitment.

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Biotech Bay (South San Francisco, California)

Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies
Sourcing Manager
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Will effectively and efficiently contract with suppliers in the commercial and indirect areas. Sourcing responsibilities will include, but not be limited to marketing, facilities, temporary labor, human resource benefits, and information technology. This position will interact extensively with internal business partners, suppliers and global category managers to meet the outsourcing needs of the business unit. The ideal candidate must possess great communication, presentation, leadership and project management.

Biotech Beach (San Diego, California)

Helicon Therapeutics, Inc.
Research Associate/Associate Scientist, Neuropharmacology
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Responsible for the maintenance and operation of the Quality Control lab for GMP testing of drug substance and drug products of Protein Therapeutics. Responsible for Analytical method optimization, qualification, validation, and execution to deliver the release and stability programs of the protein pipeline projects. Provide QC service for CMO/CRO projects.

Pharm Country (Princeton, New Jersey)

R&D Engineer Colorings USA
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Main assignment is to ensure the technical support on the American market for the natural colorings. In interaction with the English Laboratory, based in Birmingham, who formulates the new products and the main applications, hes in charge of adapting the formulations to the local market. He acts as a support to customers and to sales forces in order to develop sales and meet the requirements as closely as possible.

BioMidwest (Wichita, Kansas)

Astellas Pharma US
Pharma Sales Rep. - Primary Care
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Will ensure the achievement of sales goals in territory by promoting Astellas products and services to physicians and other medical personnel within assigned geography. Educate customers on the use, characteristics, advantages, indicated treatments and all other developments related to promoted products. Professionally represent Astellas in the field and ensure high levels of visibility and customer satisfaction in territory.

Genetown (Lexington, Massachusetts)

Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Senior Coordinator, Discovery Chemistry
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Provide administrative support to VP of Discovery Chemistry and department (40+ FTEs). Key Responsibilities: Provide clerical support to senior staff, including correspondence, travel, meeting planning, daily planner (VP), expense reports, PO/SOW/MSA/CDA document generation, and general typing etc.

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