Vice President, Program Management

Location: San Mateo, CA


Kronos Bio seeks a highly motivated and experienced Vice President, Program Management.


  • Manages multiple project teams in research and development.
  • Leads the design, implementation, and update of the development plan and project team goals, which form the operational basis for the project team.
  • Facilitates efficient and effective meetings that focus on clear decisions and actions.
  • Coordinates collaboration among the project team, senior leadership, and the external partner to align on project strategy, timelines, and risk mitigation.
  • Ensures timely communication between the project teams, functional areas, senior leadership, and external partners.
  • Recruits, trains and supervises a team of project managers to support project teams through the drug development process.
  • Manages the portfolio review process.


  • PhD or equivalent experience and minimum 10 years of project management experience in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Must be able to support multiple project teams simultaneously and have the agility to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be well organized and have a strong attention to detail.
  • Must possess excellent interpersonal, as well as written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be able to work both independently and in a team environment.
  • Experience should include participation in cross-functional project team activities.
  • Requires in-depth knowledge and skill with Microsoft Office and Microsoft Project.

To apply for this position, please forward your resume and cover letter to