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Executive Director for the Research Investment in Global Health Techonology (RIGHT, final name pending)
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Company International Vaccine Institute
Nationality (company)
Address SNU Research Park, 1 Gwanak-ro, Gwanak-gu, Seoul, Korea
Homepage www.ivi.int
Recruiting Manager Eunjin Jeon
Email eunjin.jeon@ivi.int
Phone No. 02-881-1399
Mobile Phone No.
Fax No. 02-881-1305

Job Opening(s) Information

Posted Date 2017.11.14
Job Title Executive Director for the Research Investment in Global Health Techonology (RIGHT, final name pending)
Career Level Executive (SVP, EVP, VP)
Job Type Regular(Permanent)
Job Status Full Time
Pay N/A USD Per Year
Categories Healthcare / Pharmaceutical/Science
Locations Seoul
Job Description * We are seeking an Executive Director for a 5-year full-time regular position at the Research Investment in Global Health Techonology (RIGHT, final name pending)' in Seoul, Korea .


I Job Purpose

• Lead the establishment, launch and operation of RIGHT, a new Korean public-private partnership between government, biopharmaceutical companies and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, with a mission to fund projects that will develop life-saving interventions which benefit global public health. Build the clear vision, mission, scope, strategy and capability in partnership with the funding partners, to fulfill this mission in alignment with Sustainable Development Goals.

• Lead and oversee the organization’s execution of its strategic goals with the guidance from the (Board and the Council). Build a highly qualified and capable team to manage operations. Expand funding partners. Communicate the vision and accomplishments of RIGHT with all current and potential stakeholders. Be a strong advocate of Korea’s contribution towards public health and RIGHT’s role in same.

• Accountable to the governing Council of RIGHT.


** Visit www.ivi.int/employment for more details.
Job Requirement I The ideal candidate should possess the following qualifications:

•Master’s degree or higher; MD or PhD an advantage
•15+ years post-baccalaureate in relevant field, executive experience desirable
•Commitment to the mission of promoting global public health and health equity
•Background in infectious diseases and/or life sciences industry
•First-class leadership and organizational skills
•Outstanding relationship-building and communication skills
•Analytical and able to solve problems/overcome blockages
•Relevant experience including public health, vaccine/pharmaceutical/diagnostic products and R&D, fund management, especially in Korea.
•Proficiency in English essential and proficiency in Korean preferred
Guidelines for Applicants I How to apply

Visit www.ivi.int/employment and submit your application for 'Executive Director of the Research Investment in Global Health Techonology (RIGHT, final name pending)' online.

Additional Information I Inquiries

Email us at eunjin.jeon@ivi.int
Closing Date 2017.11.30
Required Document Cover letter, Resume
Apply Type Homepage