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Fortress Biotech, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to acquiring, developing, and commercializing novel pharmaceutical and biotechnology products and technologies.

Our employees’ broad background and experience creates an innovative and inspiring work environment which helps our staff focus on pioneering solutions to difficult questions in pharmaceutical development. If you have a passion for science, business development, and possess the desire and dedication to help others, look no further than Fortress Biotech to help you achieve your personal and professional goals.

Our Fortress Culture
As a member of our team, you will be part of a changing and continuously growing inclusive culture of excellence where you are encouraged to learn and grow. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, our capabilities and business practices are regularly transforming to include new and diverse ideas and people in order to cultivate and sustain a culturally diverse workforce.

Career Opportunities

Fortress Biotech, Inc. (“Fortress”) is seeking applicants for our Fortress Business Development Program.

Fortress is an innovative biopharma company focused on efficiently acquiring, develop and commercializing/monetizing promising therapeutics. Since 2015, Fortress has licensed or acquired over 60 drugs and drug candidates with our core model centered around business development driving expansion for our portfolio and partner companies.

Our business development team works to identify novel therapies for development and commercialization, and interacts with a cross-functional internal diligence and transactional team to evaluate these promising therapies.

The team also partners with key opinion leaders to focus on specific therapeutic areas while also building networks and relationships with other leading clinicians, researchers, and companies in the space.

Who We’re Looking For:

  • Driven individual looking to build a career in the biopharmaceutical industry
  • Role requires discipline and a strong work ethic
  • Must be able to network and engage both academic and commercial sectors of biopharma
  • Exceptional organizational, analytical, interpersonal, and written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong understanding of key elements of drug research and development
  • Ability to work independently, as well as in a collaborative manner with other groups in the company
  • Cultivate substantive relationships and credibility with internal and external parties

Positive Attributes (NOT Requirements) Include:

  • MD and/or PhD, and/or MBA Degree(s)
  • Life sciences investment, research, banking, or consulting experience
  • Knowledge of the pharmaceutical/biotechnology industry and regulatory environment
  • Business development or related experience

Responsibilities Include, but Not Limited To:

  • Identify clinical-stage therapies for acquisition or license from key academic, corporate or other entities involved in drug research and development
  • Create and maintain important scientific and business relationships with key opinion leaders
  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant scientific advancements, competitive landscape, data, and current regulatory (FDA, etc.) requirements and trends
  • Supporting due diligence activities related to sourced opportunities
  • Collaborate with other team members to develop reports and materials for potential transactions

Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicants should live in/close to Miami Beach or be willing to relocate
  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S.


  • Competitive including equity


  • Miami Beach location preferred with some travel required

Fortress Biotech, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Director, New Business Development
Preferred Location: Miami Beach:
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