Associate Medical Director, Global IIS

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Director, VP & Physician
  3. United States
Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey
Posting date: 18 Apr 2019

ProClinical, in support of our client, are seeking an individual to fill the role of Associate Director/Medical Director, based in Woodcliff Lake, NJ. The successful candidate will be responsible for working with key stakeholders and collaborators to lead the review of Investigator Initiated Studies (IIS), develop the IIS areas of interest.


  • Lead the review and oversight of investigator-initiated concepts and protocols for commercial and pipeline molecules.
  • Work with collaboration partner(s) to develop areas of interest.
  • Review concepts and study protocols.
  • Direct and design strategies, planning and implementation of Medical Affairs led research programs.
  • Provide medical oversight for protocol development, interpretation of trial results, final study report, and publications.
  • Serve as study director for trials.
  • Provide critical medical input into the lifecycle management strategies in responsible therapeutic areas.
  • Work with key stakeholders, management, functional area leads, and collaborators to develop medical strategy for assigned therapeutic area.
  • Conduct gap analysis for assigned therapeutic area as a critical component for the development of medical strategy and plan.
  • Work to develop detail and specific strategies.
  • Integrate medical strategies into US and Global medical plans.
  • Communicate and represent medical strategies to all stakeholders.
  • Continuously update medical plan and inform stakeholders of progress.
  • Approve medical and scientific content of Regulatory, Safety, Medical Affairs, and Commercial outputs for assigned therapeutic areas.
  • Provide leadership and strategic direction to stakeholders.
  • Maintain external orientation by participating actively in external events and activities.

Skills And Qualifications

  • Board Certified MD in therapeutic area and US fellowship training, or MD with minimum 4+ years' experience within the bio/pharmaceutical industry including 2 years an in-house oncology Medical Affairs role, or PhD or PharmD with 10 years' experience in a clinical setting and/or bio/pharmaceutical industry, including 5 years in-house oncology Medical Affairs role.
  • Clinical research experience.
  • Experience reviewing promotional materials from a medical perspective, publications, publications planning activities, interaction with medical societies and advocacy organizations.
  • Understanding of marketing concepts/strategies.
  • Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Current ACCME guidelines.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office suite.

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