Office Manager

LAVA seeks a new team member:

Office Manager

Lava Therapeutics (LAVA) is a start-up company that creates and develops next generation γδ T cell engaging bispecific antibodies for the curative treatment of cancer.

LAVA started its operations in 2017 and is advancing its proprietary platform and pipeline of bispecific therapeutic antibodies, building on cutting-edge research originating from Dr. Hans van der Vliet’s group at the VU University Medical Center and Cancer Center Amsterdam. In 2018, LAVA raised EUR 16 million in its first major institutional financing round that will allow LAVA to develop a lead candidate for clinical testing and broaden its pipeline and bispecific γδ T cell engager platform. Expanding our team with new, talented, employees is key to LAVA’s future success. The company is based in ‘s Hertogenbosch in The Netherlands.

The position:
As an Office Manager you will be responsible for providing assistance to LAVA’s staff including planning, logistics, travel, documentation, contract management, HR support, supply management, vendor management, and general organizational tasks.

Qualified candidates will possess the following skills and experience:
At least 4-5 years of office management work experience
Problem-solver and action / service – oriented
Flexible and highly pro-active
Multi-tasker with an ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines
MS office and IT skills
Strong written and verbal Dutch and English language skills
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work as a team member
Ability to deal with multiple internal clients (besides projects and deadlines)
Proven ability to work with external parties

Part-time or full-time position
Permanent position after one year temporary contract
Salary and benefits according to biotech industry standards

T: +31 (0)73 627 4520-KvK 6533 5740-Onderwijsboulevard 225
5223 DE ’s Hertogenbosch
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