At the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center we take pride in our mission to serve as the “hub” of the Massachusetts life sciences ecosystem. We encourage innovation through investments in good science and good business, strengthen and protect Massachusetts’ global leadership position in the life sciences, accelerate the commercialization of promising treatments, therapies, and cures that will improve patient care, create jobs, and drive economic and STEM workforce development.

The Massachusetts Life Sciences Center offers competitive pay and benefits, in addition to opportunities to learn and grow.

Current Openings

Vice President, Strategy & Business Development
The Vice President of Strategy & Business Development for the MLSC is responsible for supporting and promoting the growth of the Massachusetts life sciences ecosystem by leveraging state programs to attract, retain, and grow life sciences companies in the Commonwealth. The VP of Strategy & Business Development is tasked with leading strategic initiatives around company recruitment, ecosystem support, and impactful utilization of the Center’s resources and programs for economic development in the life sciences space. The Vice President of Strategy & Business Development reports directly to the President & CEO and serves as a member of the Center’s Executive Management Team (EMT). Learn more. Apply now.

Vice President of Finance
The Vice President of Finance is the member of the Center’s EMT responsible for leading the Center’s Finance, Accounting, Risk Management, and Payroll. This position also drives the Center’s business planning process, influencing financial priorities and is responsible for the continuous assessment of the Center’s financial position. The Vice President of Finance works with the President/CEO and Executive team to develop and implement the Center’s strategic and business plans. The Vice President of Finance plays an integral role in contributing to the day-to-day, tactical and strategic decisions and plans for the Center’s infrastructure. Learn more. Apply now.

Director, Industry Strategy & Investments
Under the direct supervision of the Vice President, Industry Strategy & Investments, the Director, Industry Strategy & Investments helps develop, plan and execute the Center’s overall programmatic initiatives and programs within the life sciences industry. The Director, Industry Strategy & Investments will work with industry leaders and stakeholders to identify and implement sector and cluster ecosystem initiatives and projects to sustain life sciences initiatives within the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Learn more. Apply now.

Program Manager, Industry Strategy and Investments
Under the direct supervision of the Vice President, Industry Strategy and Investments, this individual is responsible for supporting all aspects of the execution of the Center’s industry programs including: conducting research and gathering support for the Center’s programs; initiating program launch; implementing application processes; and coordinating applications evaluation through review processes. This person will also serve as the Center’s point person for managed programs, providing updates to teams and external stakeholders when necessary. This individual will manage ongoing support for existing and new initiatives by identifying problems, defining success metrics, determining the audience, utilizing data to produce program evaluations. The Program Manager will assist in preparation for key meetings including coordination and interaction of participants, materials preparation, and meeting planning. This staff member will collaborate extensively with other departments at the Center on an as needed basis. Learn more. Apply now.

Program Associate, Industry Strategy and Investments
Oversees the MLSC Involvement in the Neuroscience Consortium, including sponsorship, supporting partners, and collecting deliverables. Supports entire team’s application and review process via online application system. Maintain detailed records of investments including metrics around program success. Collects deliverables and reporting from previous awardees, helps maintain tracking of the portfolio. Connects with past program awardees routinely to assess project success and prepare these updates for external communication. Supports research of new initiatives and investment priorities. Assists with reimbursement process for program awardees. Designs PowerPoints to summarize program goals, requirements, applicants, success stories, etc. Manages and maintains a database of capital equipment purchased by the MLSC and marketed for the use by industry and academic scientists. Reports to Vice President, Industry Strategy and Investments, while supporting Director, and Manager on execution of all other Industry Strategy and Investments goals, as needed. Learn more. Apply now.

The Massachusetts Life Sciences Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age over 40, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, marital status, or other protected class.