Senior Director, Analytical Sciences

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Senior/Director & VP
  3. United States
Posting date: 09 Apr 2019

At ProClinical, we are seeking an individual to fill the role of Senior Director of Analytical Sciences, based in Delaware.


  • Develop strategy to deliver an acceptable and product specific analytical package to support clinical studies from Phase 1 to BLA.
  • Review and approve regulatory filing documents and responses from global regulatory agencies.
  • Oversee standard release assay panel development for drug substance and drug product.
  • Lead clinical product characterization and comparability studies required for regulatory filing.
  • Develop fit-to-phase plans for method validation and transfer.
  • Write, review and approve analytical and stability sections for regulatory filing.
  • Manage the full scope of QC testing conducted externally at contracted sites related to batch release and stability testing.
  • Grow, develop, and lead the Biologics analytical core capabilities.
  • Responsible for vendor selection, contract initiation and approval, technical review of quality agreements to support analytical/QC testing.
  • Participate in due diligence and provide feedback on the analytical data package.

Skills And Qualifications

  • PhD in biochemistry, biochemical engineering, chemistry or equivalent and 15+ years of experience in biotechnology/biopharmaceutical/biosimilars industry.
  • Experience with comparability or similarity of biologics at early and late stage.
  • Experience with GMP as it applies to analytical testing and investigation of OOS.
  • Proficient in study design, protocol and technical report writing and review.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge in antibody drug development.

To Apply:

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In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Matt Tong at (+1) 646-878-6308 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.