Project Manager* - CMC Project Management

Become a member of the BioNTech Family!

As a part of our team of more than 4.000 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.


Project Manager* - CMC Project Management

As a Project Manager in the CMC Project Management Team at BioNTech, you will be part of cross-functional project teams in a variety of late phase CMC development projects that support our clinical trials. You will be responsible for the coordination of complex projects and the setup of guiding structures, that enable your interdisciplinary project teams to accomplish their mission/goals at any stage. Your main responsibilities are:


  • Cross-functional planning of projects in a highly dynamic environment (incl. definition of scope, tasks, work packages and deliverables), coordination, and monitoring of project progress (incl. budget, timelines, quality, risk management)
  • Integrate program strategy and operational execution across all the functional areas and work packages in delivering the program’s goals and the team’s success (scope, budget, time, quality)
  • Establish and ensure efficient content and information flow between interdisciplinary teams incl. routine status reporting and project reviews to ensure that project goals meet company’s vision and strategy
  • Lead and support the implementation of company-wide new processes and process improvement initiatives to optimize operational efficiency
  • Build, maintain, and manage high performing project teams


What you have to offer.


  • Successful degree in Process Engineering or Mechanical Engineering, Biotechnology, Chemistry or similar fields
  • Experienced in working in project management of cross-functional teams, preferable to have previous working experience in a regulated environment (e.g. GCP/ GCLP, GMP)
  • Experienced in working in highly cross-functional teams and managing different stakeholder level and external partners
  • Excellent communication, presentation and stakeholder management skills
  • Background in Pharma and/or CMC is an advantage
  • Fast perception of new knowledge and efficient problem-solving skills with high personal commitment
  • Willingness to handle complex projects across multiple departments and with collaboration partners
  • Ability and interest to think in business strategic perspectives is an advantage
  • Excellent English skills, written and orally (German skills are also desirable but not essential)


Benefits for you. 

  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Childcare
  • Jobticket
  • Company Bike
  • Leave Account
  • Fitness Courses
  • Mobile Office
  • Special Vacation

... and much more.

Have we kindled your pioneering spirit? 

Then apply now for our location Mainz 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 596 (please indicate for inquiries)

We look forward to your application!

*BioNTech does not differentiate on the basis of gender, race or ethnicity, religion, color, sexual orientation or identity, disability, age and other protected statuses as given by applicable law. We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Most important – it’s a match!

BioNTech - As unique as you