Biotech Business Development Associate

Kantify is looking for a new team member focusing on valorization of science and technology, at the crossroads between biotech and AI

Are you driven to make an unprecedented impact in a pioneering drug discovery deeptech company? Kantify is seeking an ambitious Business Development Associate to help shape the future of drug discovery. Positioned at the exciting intersection of deeptech and positive societal impact, this role is a unique opportunity for someone with the ambition to assume significant responsibilities and ownership within a fast-growing scale-up. If you're passionate about leveraging your scientific background, business acumen, and communication skills to contribute to groundbreaking work in small molecule therapeutics, ultimately aiming to transform patient care, you should consider reaching out to us.

About Us

Founded in 2017, Kantify is an innovative TechBio company at the cutting edge of small molecule drug discovery and Artificial Intelligence. Their mission is to use pioneering technology and science to develop treatments that can significantly improve patients' lives. As a remote-first company, we embrace flexibility, diversity, and a collaborative spirit. The position will be primarily based in Belgium.

The Role

As a Business Development Associate, you will play a crucial role in identifying and pursuing new opportunities that align with Kantify's vision and strategic objectives. This role is perfect for individuals who have a solid foundation of experience in a related field and are looking to expand their expertise and impact in the biotech industry. We are looking for someone eager to take on responsibilities and ownership, grow with us, and contribute to our mission of creating a positive impact on society through scientific innovation.

Job content

  • Identify and evaluate potential partnerships and collaborations to expand our reach and accelerate our mission.
  • Lead efforts in communicating our scientific advancements and capabilities to a broad audience, including potential partners, investors, and grant agencies.
  • Build and nurture relationships with key industry stakeholders, representing Kantify at conferences and networking events.
  • Craft compelling business proposals, presentations, and grant applications to engage potential partners, investors, and funding organizations.
  • Work closely with our R&D team to align business strategies with our scientific capabilities and objectives.
  • Travel at conference or some of our team meetings in Belgium or abroad

Your missions will evolve depending on our strategy and your interest.

The skills and capabilities we are looking for

  • A Master's degree in Biology, Biochemistry, Bioinformatics, Chemistry, or a related field. Minimum of 1-3 years of relevant experience in business development, scientific communication, fundraising, or a related role within the biotech or pharmaceutical industry.
  • A foundational understanding of the drug development process, especially in small molecules.
  • Strong communication and writing skills, capable of effectively presenting scientific concepts to both scientific and non-scientific audiences.
  • Reliability, ability to work remotely.
  • Eagerness to learn and grow, as we constantly innovate and operate in a (positively) intellectually challenging environment at the crossroads between biotech and AI.
  • Constructive spirit, looking for solutions and opportunities in daily challenges.
  • Ability to structure your thoughts and work to keep focus in your objectives.
  • A proactive, self-directed approach to work, thriving in a remote environment.
  • A commitment to making a difference in the lives of patients worldwide.

If you combine all or some of these skills, we want to hear from you! Obviously, a first experience in technology transfer, business development, project management (...) will be considered an asset. However, we also strongly value the ability to learn, so if you don't have such experience but are a fast learner, we still want to hear from you.

Why Kantify

  • Joining Kantify means being part of a pioneering team that values not only innovation, but also inclusivity and impact.

  • A supportive and cohesive team where you can grow professionally and contribute to advancements that have the potential to change healthcare and the lives of millions of patients.

  • Embrace the chance to work flexibly, collaborate globally, meet and work with highly talented partners.

This job is an invitation to play a key role in a fast growing company where your will to take on responsibilities and ownership will be matched by our growth, technology and societal impact.


  • The opportunity to play a key role in a company where your will to take on responsibilities and ownership will result positively in Kantify’s growth and impact.

  • Joining a company at the forefront of technology and innovation in the biotech sector and have strong ambitions for the next coming years.

  • Being part of a forward-thinking team that values innovation, inclusivity, and impact.

  • A permanent contract with an attractive salary package, in line with your experience.

Apply Now

If you're ready to contribute to the future of drug discovery with Kantify, please send your CV and a cover letter explaining your fit for this role and your vision for impacting healthcare to careers [ @ ] .

Kantify is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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