Senior Medical Director

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Final Signatory
  3. China
Posting date: 04 Sep 2019

An up and coming company based in Shanghai is advertising a vacancy for a Senior Medical Director. The organisation focuses on developing novel treatments of infectious diseases in China, with a pipeline that covers both antiviral and antibacterial areas. This is an exciting opportunity to work with an organisation and bolster a career in the Medical field.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Drafting the synopsis of clinical trials, reviewing full protocols, and being responsible to update the clinical trial protocol and investigator brochure.
  • Working with CRO to monitor the implementation of the protocols, safety of the participants, and integrity of the data during the studies.
  • Reviewing AE/SAE cases and reports.
  • Effectively interacting and communicating with KOLs/disease experts to discuss the design/implementation/update of clinical studies.
  • Taking the lead to write and edit medical writing deliverables (clinical study reports, study protocols, annual reports, investigator brochures, risk/benefit analysis, and integrated summaries from raw data) covering all phases of clinical research for submission to regulatory agencies.
  • Working with Regulatory to make sure they are in accordance with regulations, standards, and guidelines (ICH, GLPs, and GCPs guidelines, company SOPs).
  • Providing scientific and medical support to clinical operation team, regulatory, and R&D team for preclinical and clinical programs.

Skills and Requirements:

  • PhD degree with certified medical practice.
  • 15 years relevant working experience in pharmaceutical/biotechnology/CRO industry related to medical sciences.
  • Clinical experience in a medical specialty of infectious diseases preferred.
  • Familiar with clinical trial principle, ICH guideline, and GCP.
  • Ability to monitor and interpret clinical data and results.
  • Familiar with clinical trial and regulatory environment in China.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

To Apply:

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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.