Job title: Director, Business Operations and Sales (West Coast)

Company Description
Apostle Inc is a biotechnology company in Menlo Park, CA, aiming to develop innovative technologies in the space of liquid biopsy - the sampling and analysis of non-solid biological tissue, primarily blood, often utilizing circulating free DNA (cfDNA) as a biomarker.

Why work at Apostle
  • Opportunity – Apostle is a thriving startup located in the heart of Silicon Valley. This is an opportunity to become an early employee of an exciting and high energy pre-IPO Research and Development company.
  • Being part of a great team – We are a Stanford University StartX selected company; a BioSpace top 20 Startups to Watch (2018); a partner with Beckman Coulter Life Sciences; and our first wave of new product Apostle MiniMax is featured in Science, 2019;364(6441):696, New Products. We are expanding and moving to our new facility in San Jose, CA. Come join us.
  • Passion & Challenge – We are passionate about what we do and enjoy working with others who feel the same way. We embrace the challenge and hard work that come with working on the cutting edge. You are given the resources you need to succeed and the freedom to make it happen; in return, you will be rewarded as the company grows. We are looking for an enthusiastic person who understands and appreciates the entrepreneurial environment of a startup and who is willing to do what it takes to contribute to the success of the company.

Job Description
We are seeking a motivated individual for a Director of Business Operation and Sales position that will specialize in the industry of nucleic acids technology. This person will be expected to tackle a variety of challenges as part of Apostle’s business team. The job is located at San Jose, California.

  • Execute company wide initiatives and drive opening new markets;
  • Drive strategic priorities;
  • Drive sales and marketing;
  • Managing our companies operations;
Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree or relevant experience. MBA preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Can ruthlessly execute fast-moving strategic priorities, tackle operational challenges.
  • 3+ years' of experience in business operations, sales, or marketing roles in a nucleic acid or related industry.
Work style
  • Must be flexible to be able to apply her/his knowledge to new areas of study
  • Must be flexible with day-to-day duties and able to thrive in a start-up environment
  • Must be well-organized and be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Must be a quick learner who is self-motivated and able to ask questions and seek clarity
  • Must be an excellent team member and a desire to work collaboratively
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and willingness to collaborate cross-functionally in a fast paced and dynamic start-up company environment
  • Must hold him or herself to the highest professional, scientific and ethical standards
Primary Location
North America-United States-CA-San Jose

How to apply
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