Job offer: Industry Partnership Manager (all sexes)

For the BIH office we are looking for an Industry Partnership Manager (all sexes) in the field of technology transfer - strategic partnerships

The technology transfer unit "Berlin Health Innovations" has set itself the goal of accelerating the implementation of new findings and developments of the Berlin Institute of Health and the Charité - University Medicine Berlin into medical products and services that increase the success of treatment and thus contribute to the benefit of patients and society. We are looking for a dedicated and reliable Partnership Manager to support our work in the conception, organization and strategic development of joint academic-industry driven research projects and provide support to the Strategic Partnership Manager.

Key responsibilities:

  • Manage a portfolio of industry partners and the associated projects
  • Manage industry-sponsored calls for research
  • Manage operational and administrative tasks of the partnership including project conception, contract/legal tasks, project launch, monitoring, financial commitments and close out
  • Update database, systems and records to track project progress
  • Organize and attend project or partner related meetings and events
  • Bring new ideas and concepts on current and future partnerships or projects
  • Build sustainable relationships with partners to secure a pipeline of projects
  • Develop new partnership opportunities
  • Accurate and timely reporting and documentation of partnership activities

Your profile:

  • University degree in health or biological or bioengineering sciences
  • Clinical partnership management experience
  • Excellent time and project management skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills including effective listening, organization, diplomacy, teamwork and the ability to communicate effectively across hierarchies and stakeholders
  • Confidence working in the hospital and clinical environment
  • Excellent written and spoken German and good use of English

What we Offer:

  • This is an opportunity for a junior or mid-level Clinical Partnership Manager to grow into a more demanding and senior role within Europe’s largest university hospital environment
  • The job is also an opportunity for the right candidate to transition from general project management into healthcare specific partnership management
  • The job is based between the Berlin Institute of Health in Berlin-Mitte and the Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin campus sites around the city. Some travel may be required to other locations nationally and internationally for project meetings and conferences
  • An extremely interesting and varied job at the interface between science, administration and politics
  • Grouping takes place under consideration of personal requirements analogous to the higher service according to the TVöD Bund (East)
  • The position is initially limited to a period of two years (fulltime - 39 hours/week)

We actively promote equality of all employees. We therefore welcome applications from women and men, regardless of their cultural and social background, age, religion, belief, disability or sexual orientation. Applicants with a disability (or legally equivalent) are given preferred consideration if equally qualified.

Please send a detailed application by email (cover letter, CV, certificates) indicating BHI-10/2019 in the subject line to Please submit your application as one pdf-file. The application deadline is May, 5th, 2019.

For enquiries about the position, please contact the HR department, e-mail: For more information about the BIH, please visit