Medical Director

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Director, VP & Physician, Medical Advisor
  3. United States
Boston, USA
Posting date: 20 Apr 2020

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Medical Director with a biotechnology company located in Boston, MA. The successful candidate will demonstrate the flexibility and capability to function at a high level across multiple disease areas (primarily, neurodegenerative diseases: Parkinson's disease and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) and will be comfortable working in an entrepreneurial environment to advance the safety and biological understanding of compounds through life cycle.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for global pharmacovigilance for investigational and marketed products including review and analysis of safety data, the identification and investigation of safety signals, management of benefit-risk profile for assigned compounds and products
  • Responsible for keeping upper management informed of safety issues and may work with clinical programs as medical advisor
  • Manage safety surveillance for assigned compounds / products
  • Manage collection, in cooperation with a PV scientist, of current data for safety signaling and identify and investigate safety signals
  • Conduct analysis of safety data
  • Ensure adequacy of recording, summarizing, and handling of adverse events for investigational and/or marketed products including decisions on seriousness, expectedness, and causality
  • Provide safety strategic leadership for clinical development programs / program teams
  • Integrate the safety scientific component to build a strategic framework for clinical development plans
  • Develop and maintain relationships with program counterparts in Clinical Development, Pre- Clinical Safety, Research, Regulatory, Clinical Operations, Clinical Pharmacology, Quantitative Sciences, Translational Sciences, Worldwide Medical
  • Ensure the accurate and timely completion and reporting of periodic and expedited safety reports, in compliance with internal timeframes and timeframes dictated by regulatory authorities
  • If applicable, manage Medical Director(s) and Associate Medical Director(s) overseeing their activities for assigned compounds / products.

Skills and Requirements:

  • MD, DO, or PharmD

To Apply:

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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.