Global Head* of Commercial and Healthcare Compliance


Become a member of the BioNTech Family!

As a part of our team of more than 5.000 pioneers, you will play a key role in developing solutions for some of the most crucial scientific challenges of our age. Within less than a year, we were able to develop our COVID-19 mRNA vaccine following the highest scientific and ethical standards – writing medical history.
We aim to reduce the suffering of people with life-changing therapies by harnessing the potential of the immune system to develop novel therapies against cancer and infectious diseases. While doing so, we are guided by our three company values: united, innovative, passionate. Get in touch with us if you are looking to be a part of creating hope for a healthy future in many people's lives.


Global Head* of Commercial and Healthcare Compliance 


Your main responsibilities:

  • Take global responsibility for BioNTech’s Commercial and Healthcare Compliance Program

  • Ensure product launch-readiness from a Compliance perspective on all relevant markets

  • Lead the Commercial and Healthcare Compliance team

  • Collaborate with all relevant stakeholders and partners such as the legal, medical & clinical as well as commercial business functions

  • Create and/or revise policies, training materials, processes

  • Promote Compliance and Ethics throughout the organization

  • Report to the Global Head of Compliance & Business Ethics

  • Represent Compliance & Business Ethics on relevant committees and vis à vis external collaborating organizations



Your profile:

  • + 15 years of professional experience in the pharmaceutical sector, including assisting a product launch

  • Academic degree (minimum Bachelor of Science/Arts)

  • In-depth knowledge and practical experience in Compliance requirements resulting from laws (UK Bribery Act, FCPA, False Claims Act, Anti-Kickback Act, etc.) and industry standards (EFPIA, FSA, PhRMA)

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, exercise excellent judgment in handling confidential and sensitive matters

  • Strong and value driven leadership and team skills

  • Trustworthy and diplomatic appearance

  • Excellent knowledge of English and German (and preferably another language)

  • Willingness to travel


This position can be located in Germany or within the UK.


Benefits for you:


  • Flexible Working Time
  • Mobile Office
  • Work from EU Countries (up to 20 days per year)
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Childcare
  • Jobticket
  • Company Bike
  • Leave Account
  • Fitness Courses

... and much more.


Have we kindled your pioneering spirit? 


Then apply now for our location Mainz Goldgrube, Cambridge, London and simply send us your application documents using our online form.

If you have any further questions, our Talent Acquisition Team will be happy to answer them on + 49 (0) 6131-9084-1291 (monday-friday, from 12 noon to 4 pm).

Job-ID 7107 (please indicate for inquiries)

We look forward to your application!

*BioNTech does not tolerate discrimination, favoritism, or harassment based on gender, political opinion, religion or belief, nationality, ethnic or social origin, age, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, physical appearance, health status or any other aspect of personal status. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Most important – it’s a match!

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