Associate, Strategy and Business Development

Job Title: Associate, Strategy and Business Development                

Reports To: Senior Associate, Strategy and Business Development

Functional Area: Commercial

Position Location: New York, NY (possible hybrid)

Exempt/Non-Exempt: Exempt

General Responsibilities:

The Associate, Strategy and Business Development reports to the Senior Associate, Strategy and Business Development and is responsible for supporting a broad range of strategic, business development and operational initiatives across the company.


  • Support development and execution of global commercial strategy
    • Support qualitative and quantitative market research
    • Support competitive intelligence by monitoring competitor activities across indications and mechanisms of interest
    • Assist in a variety of other strategic commercial projects
  • Support key growth and business development initiatives
    • Support strategy development on indications of interest and prepare internal materials for management team and Board of Directors
    • Support search and evaluation of potential new assets of interest, including on scientific, operational, and financial aspects
    • Prepare materials for and participate in discussions with internal stakeholders and external parties and counterparties
  • Support company financing initiatives
    • Support preparation of presentations and other materials for potential investors and/or analysts
    • Respond to investor diligence questions
    • Support preparation of SEC filings
    • Provide general support for the Tourmaline business operations across all functions, including project management of cross-functional strategic initiatives


  • Bachelor’s degree is required

Experience and Attributes:

  • Minimum one year of experience in business development, operations, strategic finance, investment banking, management consulting, or investing
  • Demonstrated interest in biotechnology and drug development preferred
  • Excellent analytical skills and strong oral and written communication skills
  • Experience with financial modeling is a plus
  • Core business operations skills, including: building presentation materials, project management, and ability to develop structured approaches/methodologies to business problems
  • Willingness to work hard in a dynamic environment with changing priorities
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize multiple tasks from multiple parties and work in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines
  • A good team player with solid record of collaboration within and across functional areas
  • Regular presence (i.e., minimum three days a week) working from Tourmaline office in New York, NY is required 

Base Salary Range:

$86,000 – $120,000 based on candidate professional experience level.


This job description is written as a guideline to inform a current or prospective Tourmaline employee of what is or will be generally expected in a given position. The description is not intended to be all-encompassing or limiting in any manner.  Duties and responsibilities other than those listed above may be included as needed.

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Tourmaline Bio, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other protected characteristics under applicable law.