BioGenerator seeks an engaging and experienced professional to join our BioGenerator Labs team. BioGenerator, the investment arm of BioSTL, produces a sustained pipeline of successful bioscience companies and entrepreneurs in St. Louis by creating, growing and investing in promising new enterprises. BioGenerator’s current portfolio is aligned with St. Louis’ strengths, including therapeutics, diagnostics, medical devices, agtech, food/nutrition, and health care.
This role is critical to the successful operation and future growth of the BioGenerator Labs, an innovation center focused on building successful new St. Louis bioscience companies using resources that include de-risking capital, a national network of KOLs and expert consultants, advanced training in federal non-dilutive grants, innovative laboratory space, and entrepreneurial talent. In this position, you will learn about entrepreneurial challenges and courses of action across a wide range of life-science companies through exposure to many new company ideas, while prioritizing and advancing the most promising new ventures using BioGenerator Labs’ resources. You will assist existing and new companies with IP evaluation, business modeling, development planning, resource prioritization, technology de-risking, fund raising, team building, and many other practical business challenges. The position will work closely with the BioGenerator Investment Team in the creation and advancement of new BioGenerator investment portfolio companies. The position will report to the Senior Director, BioGenerator Labs. Note that the BioGenerator Labs is complemented by the BioGenerator Ventures team, which invests in St. Louis bioscience companies.
As a member of the BioGenerator team, the position, utilizing scientific, finance, and/or business development experience, will actively participate in the following responsibilities. The available position allows for different degrees of supporting or leadership roles, commensurate with demonstrated experience:
Excellent inquiry, persuasive, collaborative and communication skills, both with internal and external audiences; ability to excel in both a team setting and independently; excellent listener; ability to dissect and understand complex business issues; ability to see the big picture and not get mired in minutia; excellent judgment; prioritization and project planning skills.
Please send a detailed letter of interest and resume to email@example.com with “Analyst, BioGenerator Labs” in the subject line. Please note that successful applicants must reside in the St. Louis, Missouri region or be willing to immediately relocate to St. Louis. BioSTL is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all members. We seek individuals of diverse backgrounds and experiences who bring diverse perspectives to work. This is an equal employment opportunity.
BioGenerator, the investment arm of BioSTL, produces a sustained pipeline of successful bioscience companies and entrepreneurs in St. Louis by creating, growing and investing in promising new enterprises. Visit BioGenerator.org for additional information and follow us on twitter @BioGeneratorSTL.
Since 2001, BioSTL has laid the foundation for St. Louis' innovation economy with a comprehensive set of transformational programs that advance St. Louis’ leadership in solving important world challenges in agriculture, medicine, health care, and other technology areas. BioSTL has introduced nationally-acclaimed initiatives in startup creation and investment (BioGenerator), strategic business attraction (GlobalSTL), physical environment (including Cortex and BioGenerator Labs), entrepreneur support (Fundamentals), seed and venture capital, a diverse and inclusive workforce, and public policy. Find us online at biostl.org and follow us on twitter @BioSTL.