Clinical Development Director

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Program Manager / Director
  3. United States
Philadelphia, USA
Posting date: 03 Oct 2019
This vacancy has now expired

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Clinical Development Director for a gene therapy program located in Philadelphia, PA.

  • Independently design end-to-end clinical development plans for several innovative programs.
  • Accountable for design, implementation and effective conduct of non-interventional natural history studies and patient registries.
  • Provide clinical and translational leadership in order to complete successful designs of studies and early phase clinical trials is a key component in this position.
  • Close collaboration with relevant rare disease experts, such as preclinical pharmacology leads and biomarkers and imaging specialists is a must, along with open communication with the Clinical Operations lead.
  • Work closely with other functional experts to progress research projects to IND readiness.
  • Develop an external key opinion leader network and relationships with patient advocacy groups to bring scientific, patient and medical expert insight to development programs. Joining the team offers a unique opportunity to contribute in revolutionizing studies to work towards enhancing the practice of medicine for rare disease research and drug discovery.

Skills and Requirements

  • MA/MS, PhD or Advanced Degree in life sciences or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years' experience in Clinical Trial Management
  • 1-3 ears of Clinical Development experience
  • Pharmaceutical Industry experience is highly preferred
  • Hands-on experience in global clinical trial conduct and operations
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver clinical studies on time and on budget
  • Possess knowledge of GCP and other regulations involving clinical studies
  • Passion for rare diseases and related experience is highly desirable

To Apply:

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In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Amanda Rivera at (+1) 267-435-8555 or upload your resume on our website -

A full job description is available on request.

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.