Position: Senior Director, Project Management


Rain Therapeutics is committed to building a passionate team of core business leaders to execute on our vision to identify, and execute on the development of novel therapeutic avenues for the treatment of cancer.  The personality of Rain will always be focused on entrepreneurs with autonomy to build their respective teams in a flat organizational structure.


Responsible for creating and maintaining a corporate roadmap and project plan across all functional groups for the execution of Rain’s objectives for tarloxotinib (Tarlox).  The Sr. Director of Project Management will engage with all groups at the Company and be required to ensure frequent status updates on documented deliverables and tasks to preserve the company-wide action plan for Tarlox.  Meticulous attention to detail is a critical quality of the position, along with proficiency with new forms of technology to ensure adequate communication across the Company.  The Senior Director of Project Management will report directly to the CEO of Rain Therapeutics.

Critical Job Skills:

  • Spearhead the creation of a global project plan and Gantt chart to manage all deliverables for the Tarlox program, including, but not limited to: 
    • Regulatory authority discussions and filings
    • Manufacturing
    • Clinical Development
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills to routinely present to the Board of Directors
  • An amenable personality to be demanding of groups on progress updates while successfully managing relationships 
  • Strong writing skills and a comprehension of writings as a means to manage relationships through written forms (i.e. emails and other)
  • Manage a network of consultants when needed
  • Technological proficiency and amenability to always search for new technologies that enhance Rain’s ability to gather and present information to interested stakeholders 
  • Passion to learn details about all the functional groups within the company
  • Incorporate budgetary considerations in project planning and timeline considerations to develop scenarios for capital utilization
  • Other responsibilities to ensure full execution of the corporate CMC objectives

Preferred Education and Experience:

  • Experience and passion to work with small teams 
  • Managerial experience overseeing third party consultants and vendors in achieving corporate objectives
  • Successful oral and written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Presentation skills and poise in speaking in public settings
  • Strong capabilities in creating presentation materials in slide and written formats
  • Demonstrated record of being demanding of groups to meet timelines
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate successfully with multiple functions in a team environment
  • Demonstrated ability to interact and present information regularly to the Board of Directors
  • Strong critical, strategic, and analytical thinking skills
  • At least five years of prior experience in project / program management for a drug development organization

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