On January 11, 2021, we announced our intent to separate our severe genetic disease and oncology businesses into differentiated and independent publicly traded companies. We will retain focus on severe genetic disease (SGD) and will launch our oncology business (“Oncology Newco”) as a new entity, with the completed transition expected by the end of 2021.

 

ABOUT THE NEST

At bluebird, only two things matter - patients and our people. When you join the nest, you're not just landing a new gig, you become a part of a flock that's soaring to new heights. We’re 1100+ doers, thinkers and collaborators across the globe with a strong sense of our values and our purpose. Our innovation and sustainability are rooted in the diversity of our teams and results are achieved through cooperation and the incorporation of multiple points of view. This is personal and we approach every challenge with radical care. The time is now to rise up and recode the science, the systems, and the status quo.

VICE PRESIDENT, COMPLIANCE & ETHICS - CHIEF COMPLIANCE OFFICER

ABOUT THE NEST

At bluebird, only two things matter - patients and our people. When you join the nest, you're not just landing a new gig, you become a part of a flock that's soaring to new heights. We’re 1100+ doers, thinkers and collaborators across 7 countries with a strong sense of our values and our purpose. Our innovation and sustainability are rooted in the diversity of our flock and results are achieved through cooperation and the incorporation of multiple points of view. This is personal and we approach every challenge with radical care. The time is now to rise up and recode the science, the systems, and the status quo.

ABOUT THE FLOCK

The Compliance & Ethics flock seeks to empower our fellow birds to manage risk with integrity and sound judgment through practical guidance and the implementation, administration and adaptation of the bluebird compliance & ethics program.  The Compliance & Ethics team has an innovative spirit that RECODEs how a Compliance & Ethics function brings value to bluebird by:

  • Leading by example with a conviction that transparency and always doing the right thing is in the best interest of the patient;
  • Providing company wide support and education to help promote bluebird values and resources, and guiding our birds with integrity; and
  • Understanding that everything has risk and that by working collaboratively and constructively we can mitigate risk to an acceptable level.

HOW YOU’LL FLY

As the head of the Compliance and Ethics function, reporting to our Chief Operating and Legal Officer, you'll help more patients achieve their bluebird days by:

  • Working collaboratively with other birds around the globe to bring our innovative cell and gene therapies to patients in a compliant, transparent and risk mitigated manner
  • Leading the effective operationalization and adaptation of the bluebird global compliance & ethics program
  • Setting an appropriate tone of integrity and driving a collective understanding of “How We Fly” through effective engagement, training, audit and monitoring
  • Successfully managing and developing all the Compliance & Ethics birds
  • Provide strategic direction for the Compliance & Ethics function leveraging knowledge of industry best practices

WHAT YOU’LL BRING

You’re the bird we’re looking for if you:

  • Have 15+ years of experience in international and US healthcare compliance in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry, including building and maintaining global compliance & ethics programs in entrepreneurial or high growth organizations
  • Are able to act as a business partner actively engaging stakeholders across the organization in both pre-commercial and commercial environments
  • Are familiar with business operations and the implementation and scaling of enabling technologies around transparency reporting, needs and fair market value assessment, integration of compliance controls, e-learning and GXP and non-GXP training and certifications
  • Are comfortable with navigating ambiguity and evolving business models
  • Have management experience and are collaborative and collegial in working across functions and with different cultures
  • Be hands on and comfortable with day-to-day compliance & ethics activities

All our birds embrace the principles of the bluebird bio culture:  b colorful, b cooperative, b yourself.

bluebird bio is deeply committed to fostering an environment where diversity and inclusion are not only valued but prioritized. We believe a diverse and inclusive community empowers us to act courageously, care deeply, and dream boldly to impact people in big ways.  Diverse viewpoints bring diverse capabilities which strengthen our focus and fuel our growth.

bluebird is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment.  All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status or any other applicable legally protected characteristics.

 

All our birds embrace the principles of the bluebird bio culture:  b colorful, b cooperative, b yourself.

bluebird bio is deeply committed to fostering an environment where diversity and inclusion are not only valued, but prioritized. We believe a diverse and inclusive community empowers us to act courageously, care deeply, and dream boldly to impact people in big ways.  Diverse viewpoints bring diverse capabilities which strengthen our focus and fuel our growth.

bluebird is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment.  All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status or any other applicable legally protected characteristics.

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