求人名 アントレプレナー イン レジデンス(Entrepreneur in Residence)

勤務地 Tsukuba, Ibaraki (Miyukigaoka)

事業部 創薬アクセレレーター

雇用形態 正社員


English Description Below



創薬アクセレレーターでは多様性のある研究活動を機微に推進していくため、Vertual Venture Unit(VVU)という組織横断的な社内ベンチャーを構成し、先端科学を患者さんの価値に変換して届ける為のイノベーティブな研究活動を推進しています。真に魅力的かつ実効性のあるVVUを創設、推進していく為には、ハイレベルな創薬知識もしくは経験をお持ちで、研究活動のみならず外部との提携活動など広い視野で行動出来る、アントレプレナーシップのあるリーダーが必要不可欠です。この度、異なる環境、文化にて経験を積まれた多彩なリーダー人材を外部に求めての求人となります。 










・Ph.D.もしくは10年以上 ライフサイエンス業界でR&Dの業務に携わった経験を有し、創薬プロセスを理解している。 






































裁量労働手当、通勤手当 等 













各種社会保険、共済会制度、社宅制度、持株会制度、財形貯蓄制度 等 




アステラス製薬株式会社 人事部 採用担当 


【Purpose of this Position】

In a fast-changing business environment, Astellas takes unique research organization named Virtual Venture Unit (VVU), which is biotech styled cross organizational unit, to enable drug discovery process to be agile, effective, and flexible to deliver innovative medical solutions to patients. To establish diversified VVU continuously, serial entrepreneur having out of bix idea, sense of urgency, external network, strategic thinking and strong leadership would be required. This time, we will hire Entrepreneur in Residence (EIR) with a variety of experience and capability expected to establish start up VVU aiming to create highly competitive development candidates. 


  • Establish new VVU with competitive business plan including Vision, Commercial opportunity, Research plan, Resource & Budget, IP strategy and TS plan etc.  
  • Take a responsibility for specific research field in charge to plan and implement the strategy and roadmap to be next focused area. 
  • Lead to acquire essential innovation through network. 
  • Collaborate with internal or external scientists and stakeholders to achieve business goal.  




  • Ph.D. in related field of Science, or business with 10 years relevant pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical or biotechnology industrial experience in R&D department, or equivalent experience. 
  • Mindset and Skill for visioning, strategic approach, goal oriented, sense of urgency, risk-taking and networking to be a strong leader rather than manager.  
  • Communication skill with natural virtue, accountability, dedication and transparent to be supported by internal or external partners and stakeholders. 


  • MBA or business experience in startup or venture investment would be positive. 
  • MD or knowledge and expertise of wide variety of human diseases  
  • Use innovation to exploit opportunities available in the market and overcome any threats. 

【Requested Documents】

  • Resume
  • Reference Sheet (3 referrals)


Tsukuba, Ibaraki



Once a year 



Twice a year


【Working Hours】 



Social insurance, pensions, housing allowances, commutation allowances, etc.

【Seniority Level】

  • Mid-Senior level

【Employment Type】

  • Full-time, Permanent 


"We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law."