Clinical Development Medical Director - Immuno-Oncology

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Project/Study Manager (CSM/CPM)
  3. Switzerland
Lausanne, Switzerland
Posting date: 12 Nov 2020

Proclinical is in search of a Clinical Development Medical Director with a speciality in oncology, in Switzerland. This role is responsible for implementing clinical drugs for oncology products from Phase I through to Phase III. If you're interested in driving healthcare forward this might be the role for you.

Job Responsibilities

  • Provides medical and scientific expertise for internal cross-functional team members for development of specific anti-neoplastic agents including discovery scientists, medical scientists, biostatisticians, pharmacokineticists, pharmacovigilence and clinical operations
  • Interacts with global regulatory bodies including the FDA and EMA to accomplish tasks related to oncology product development and collaborates with internal regulatory experts and oversee the clinical research plans and sections for Investigational new Drug applications (INDs) and New Drug Applications (NDAs)
  • Facilitates the development of key internal and external documents pertaining to product development including clinical study protocol, investigator brochure, informed consents, CRFs, CSRs, meeting abstracts, scientific journal publications, strategy documents and project plans
  • Collaborates with external vendors such as CROs, external imaging and laboratory resources, as well as global pharmaceutical companies for successful implementation and conduct of early phase and registration global clinical studies
  • Serves as a source for medical and scientific expertise in oncology for outlining design strategy and execution for anti-cancer drug development
  • Liaises with discovery science to facilitate and further the development of investigational agents from a preclinical stage to clinical development
  • Detects and analyzes emergent issues during clinical drug development and develops and implements mitigating strategies
  • Works in partnership with medical affairs for successful launch of future anti¬neoplastic agents
  • Implements the highest ethical and regulatory standards during the investigation and development of anticancer agents
  • Provides guidance for successful implementation and accomplishment of investigator initiated trials related to product development and life cycle management
  • Act within compliance and legal requirements as well as within company guidelines

Skills and Requirements

  • M.D. or D.O. degree with a minimum of 3 - 5 years of experience (6+ years - senior) in oncology drug development in a biotechnology or pharmaceutical company
  • Board certified or eligible in Oncology preferred
  • Experience with early phase oncology trials
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a face paced environment

To Apply

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