Website HighTide Therapeutics

Founded in Shenzhen, China, HighTide Therapeutics is a global clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing novel drugs to treat chronic liver diseases, gastrointestinal diseases, and metabolic disorders with high unmet needs. The company integrates expertise in disease biology, medicinal chemistry, clinical development, and regulatory affairs to advance its growing pipeline of drugs. The company’s lead drug candidate, HTD1801, is a first-in-class new molecular entity, currently in Phase II trials for the treatment of primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC), and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). The FDA has granted HTD1801 Fast Track Designation in both diseases.



JOB TYPE: Full-time

Location: Shenzhen/ Shanghai, China


Key Responsibilities:

  1. Identify new assets/companies/areas of innovation through industry and academic network
  2. Drive and coordinate the complete process of search, evaluation, and due diligence
  3. Focus on preclinical- and clinical-stage opportunities, particularly in the fields of oncology, hematology, inflammation, infectious diseases, and other adjacent therapeutic areas
  4. Drive project initiation and decision making in a matrix environment
  5. Identify key risks and competitive landscape
  6. Align with the BD team for transaction & alliance management, ensure smooth project management
  7. Strengthen networking in the scientific community and biopharma industry
  8. Track opportunities and report projects’ progress via database application and BD dashboard
  9. Proactively monitor the business environment of biopharma industry in China and across the globe, maintain and update the knowledge base of competitors’ transactions and other BD activities
  10. Be responsive to potential partners, maintain and enhance the company’s reputation



  1. At least 8 years biotech/pharma experience in China
  2. Track record in the scientific evaluation of innovative drug assets
  3. Good project management skills, with ability of multitasking to meet challenging deadlines
  4. Good analytical skills, knowledgeable in biostatistics and/or bioinformatics
  5. Good interpersonal and intercultural skills, with ability to drive and motivate cross-functional teams
  6. Broad network in the biopharma industry and academia in China
  7. Outstanding presentation skills


Contact: Lin Zhang

Email: zhanglin@hightidetx.com


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