Medical Director (Clinical Development) - Neurosciences

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Director, VP & Physician
  3. France
Paris, France
Posting date: 10 Feb 2021

Proclinical is partnership with a data science company in search for a Senior Medical Strategy Director, with a specialty in Neurosciences. This organisation focused on helping health clients find solutions for patients. In this role you will direct and manage developing strategies for these solutions.

Job Responsibilities

  • Support in all medical, scientific, strategic and clinical matters both Project Teams and drug development programs from lead compound identification to product registration and launch
  • Serves as the clinical referent for due diligence activities
  • Participate with TA Head and other senior managers in establishing strategic plans and objectives for new Neuroscience assets
  • Provide medical, scientific and strategic expertise, contribute to and/or prepare CDP and clinical trial related documents, including but not limited to Investigator Brochure, communication with regulatory authorities, clinical trial synopses, clinical trial protocols, clinical summaries, Clinical Study Report, with the support of other R&D functions and in line with IDP
  • Contribute to medical monitoring to ensure data integrity and coherence of data interpretation under the guidance of Target Patient Profile (TP) and IDP
  • Contribute to and review scientific communication (abstracts, articles, presentations for internal and external purposes)
  • Establish and maintain professional relationships with external medical experts and key thought leaders and to represent the company
  • Commit to support transformation and change management of R&D division with a focus on high performance culture, data quality, timeliness and budget control accounts
  • Assume tasks within the context of team performance and project progress in an objective-driven, solution and results oriented manner with an overall can-do attitude

Skills and Requirements

  • Medical Doctor (MD) preferred
  • Minimum 5 years' proven experience in Clinical Development or Neuroscience development area (from pre-clinical to registration) preferred
  • Substantial scientific and academic experience (preferably with clinical trial experience); with state-of-the-art medical, scientific knowledge; and track record of successful publications
  • Substantial experience in pharmaceutical drug development and, in industry context, track record of global clinical trials management
  • Previous experience directly and independently leading projects and/or a team of professionals
  • Previous experience on transversal projects (with other functions) and multiple therapeutic areas and
  • stages of drug development, exhibiting the ability to influence others (above and beyond ones' own
  • function)
  • Bilingual (English & French) required

To Apply

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