Associate - Science (Pharma) at aMoon Fund
Raanana, IL

Who we are

Our purpose at aMoon is to accelerate cures for the world’s most life-threatening conditions and providing solutions for global healthcare’s biggest cost drivers. Our mission is to identify, invest, and drive growth in companies of all development stages across biopharmaceutical, device, and digital technologies. 


Your role 

You will be at the heart of aMoon investment engine driving key investment process activities to support scientific diligence in a selection of investment opportunities.


Your responsibilities will include:

• Conduct scientific and clinical diligence on potential investment opportunities, primarily in the pharma field

• Conduct interviews with KOLs and clinical experts to develop investment insights regarding unmet market needs and to assess the strength of the product/technology to address such need

• Work with business analysts and other members of the team to develop investment insights

• Use secondary sources as well as proprietary databases to support our investment research

• Review and update deal flow databases

• Perform competitive analysis (in-depth industry research, benchmarking / comparables analysis, company and product-specific research)  

• Support the preparation of investment materials (preliminary analyses, investment memos, clinical/regulatory analysis)

• Develop, support, justify, and present investment thesis and investment ideas to the fund’s senior leadership


• PHD in biology, neuroscience, neurobiology, bio-chemistry or related disciplines 

• 2-4 years of industry experience 

• Strong knolwedge and understanding of early stage drug development and pre clinical process

• Understanding of regulatory pathways (therapeutics, medical device/dx, digital, drug designations) 

• Experience in scientific research writing in English

• International education or work experience 

• Ability to concisely convey complicated scientific and technical info to a non-technical audience  

• Excellent written / verbal proficiency in English required; intermediate proficiency in Hebrew preferred

• Team player, strong work ethics, ability to work in an intensive work environment