Legal & Business Operations / Remote

Pricing & Contracts Manager

Job Description

This is an impactful position with significant cross-functional team interaction and an opportunity to contribute to the future success of Personal Genome Diagnostics Inc. (“PGDx”). This position will report directly to the Head of Oncology Business Management & Strategic Planning and will support key initiatives which are critical to the successful development and implementation of growth strategies for PGDx. Furthermore, this role includes developing strong relationships with customers and internal stakeholders, including commercial, finance, human resources, IT and procurement. This person will be responsible for supporting the business operations of configure – price — quote and eventually contracting at a global scale.

Key Responsibilities

Tools / Process Improvement:

  • Responsible to train sales representatives on pricing & contracting tools and procedures.
  • Identify opportunities to improve business processes and devise plans to implement these changes, report on outcomes and tie to business objectives.
  • Involves independent judgment and analysis of significant issue identification and resolution.
  • Prior experience in implementation or integration of a contract lifecycle management system to improve visibility and shorten the overall contract lifecycle.
  • Design a pricing process, inclusive of systems/​platforms that enables transparency and speed.
  • Experience in creating and executing pricing strategies and programs across multiple business segments.

Contracts:

  • Draft and revise a variety of complex contracts, including but not limited to, commercial contracts with customers, such as health systems and/​or pharma partners, supply agreements, strategic sourcing contracts, non-disclosure agreements and material transfer agreements.
  • Analyzes significant and/​or unique contract requirements, special provisions, terms, and conditions to ensure compliance with appropriate laws, regulations, and corporate policies and business unit procedure and communicates results to stakeholders.
  • Ensure the organization’s internal contract documents are accurate and well maintained.
  • Meet with customers to discuss both pricing and contract matters. Develops negotiation strategy and leads negotiation team on complex contractual issues. Work closely with the commercial team to provide advice and guidance related to contract structure.
  • Strong orientation to serve internal and external customers. Maintain excellent working relationships with internal and external stakeholders to ensure their needs are met.
  • Responsible for customer contract compliance, contract monitoring and work with internal audit teams to review compliance with all corporate contracting guidelines.

Pricing:

  • Create and review proposals for economic profitability and product margin; partner with stakeholders to improve both measures of contract health
  • Understand the business case and financial/​analytical issues and profit and loss implications.
  • Coordinates with the finance department to ensure correct billing and collection of contractual revenues.
  • Work with cross-functional teams to develop product pricing and marketing strategies prior to product launch.

Required Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree plus 8+ years business, commercial or related experience.
  • Juris Doctorate or Master’s Degree in business is highly desirable.
  • Significant commercial experience within the biotech or medical device industry. Pharma experience strongly preferred.
  • Demonstrate a solid understanding of legal terminology.
  • Comfortable working as part of a multidimensional team.
  • Exemplify a strong attention to detail.
  • Possesses superior organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple projects with shifting deadlines. Must have experience leading large cross-functional initiatives.
  • Must have strong computer skills and knowledge of common programs such as Microsoft Office.
  • Previous experience working with contract regulations the related laws is strongly preferred.
  • Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Capable of professionally managing confidential information.
  • Exemplify creative problem-solving abilities.
  • Strong to excellent analytical and communication skills. Good presentation, leadership, and management skills.
  • Use of independent judgment and creativity applied to the resolution of contract issues.
  • Excellent internal and external negotiation skills. Emerging ability to excel in an upper-level management environment.

About Personal Genome Diagnostics

Personal Genome Diagnostics (PGDx) empowers the fight against cancer by unlocking actionable information from the genome. We are committed to developing a portfolio of regulated tissue-based and liquid biopsy genomic products for laboratories worldwide. PGDx was established by internationally-recognized cancer researchers Dr. Luis Diaz and Dr. Victor Velculescu, who are pioneers in the application of innovative genomic technologies for drug development and clinical practice.

Please submit applications (cover letter and resume) to HR@​personalgenome.​com
Special consideration will be given to internal PGDx employees who apply.

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