Orange Grove Bio is seeking a Venture Partner to join our growing team. As the Venture Partner, you will work to source opportunities from partner institutions within the greater St. Louis area and potentially from elsewhere in Missouri and neighboring states. This person will work closely with our Executive team along with other members of the organization.

Role Description

  • Support diligence efforts by collaborating with scientific experts across the organization
  • Put together a “killer” experiment to vet programs and establish a full development plan to take programs into the clinic
  • Serve as day-to-day COO or CEO of up to 3 portfolio companies
  • Manage a team of junior business and scientific personnel

Requirements

  • Ph.D. with a minimum of 7+ years of post-graduate experience and 2+ years of experience in entrepreneurial roles (seniority of title and role-based upon the level of experience
  • Previous experience in biotech/translational science
  • Broader experience in immunology a plus
  • Comfortable in a start-up environment
  • Strong collaboration, communication, and interpersonal skills