Associate Director - Project Initation Lead

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Senior/Director & VP, Toxicology
  3. Switzerland
Visp, Schweiz
Posting date: 23 Apr 2024

Associate Director, Project Initiation Lead - Visp, Switzerland - Permanent

Proclinical is actively seeking an Associate Director - Project Initiation Lead. This is a permanent position located in Visp, Switzerland.

Primary Responsibilities:

This role is perfect for someone with a strong background in toxicology or related fields, who is passionate about leading drug discovery and development programs. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of global regulatory guidelines that shape toxicology program strategies. This role requires excellent project management skills, with the ability to handle multiple projects under timeline constraints.

Skills & Requirements:

  • PhD in toxicology or related fields.
  • Experience in leading drug discovery and development programs.
  • Strong understanding of global regulatory guidelines.
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and team player mentality.
  • Ability to anticipate challenges and devise mitigation plans.
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills.

The Associate Director will:

  • Lead drug discovery and development programs in toxicology through significant milestones such as candidate identification, first-in-man studies, and proof-of-concept.
  • Understand and apply global regulatory guidelines to shape the toxicology program strategy.
  • Efficiently manage multiple projects under timeline constraints.
  • Maintain effective interactions with internal and external collaborators.
  • Anticipate challenges and proactively devise mitigation plans.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Max Slevogt at

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.