Associate Director - Clinical Pharmacology

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Pharmacology
  3. United Kingdom
City of London, England
Posting date: 10 Jun 2024

Proclinical is seeking a dedicated and innovative individual for the role of Associate Director in Clinical Pharmacology. This role will support our rapidly expanding clinical portfolio of promising RNAi therapeutics in CNS. The ideal candidate should have a strong understanding of clinical pharmacology, pharmacokinetics (PK), and pharmacodynamics (PD), with the ability to critically evaluate, interpret, and analyse data. The role requires strong critical thinking abilities, excellent oral and written communication skills, and the ability to work independently in a highly matrixed environment.


  • Independently represent Clinical Pharmacology and provide support and guidance to clinical stage project teams.
  • Lead the analysis, interpretation, integration, and reporting of clinical pharmacology data.
  • Conduct PK and PK/PD analyses to guide clinical development decisions.
  • Provide clinical pharmacology input for regulatory submissions such as briefing documents, IND, CTA, and NDA.
  • Prepare and independently input appropriate documents or sections of clinical protocols, Investigator Brochures, Clinical Study Reports with respect to Clinical Pharmacology studies or data.
  • Collaborate closely with Research, Bioanalytical, Clinical, Regulatory, Project Management, and other R&D functions.
  • Prepare abstracts and manuscripts for publications.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • D. or Pharm.D. in a relevant field (i.e., Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacometrics, Clinical Pharmacology) with in-depth experience in the pharmaceutical/biotech industry.
  • Strong knowledge of clinical pharmacology, pharmacokinetics, modeling and simulation, PK/PD principles, ADME and clinical data interpretation.
  • In-depth knowledge of international guidelines related to Clinical Pharmacology and Pharmacometrics.
  • Proficiency in using Phoenix WinNonlin, R, NONMEM, or other pharmacokinetic, modeling, and data visualization software.
  • Ability to function in a highly matrixed team environment.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills (verbal and written).
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work independently.
  • Fluency in English; both verbally and written.

Interested or know someone who might be? Reach out to James Hume using the following:


📞 020 8167 5468

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