Vice President, Product Development

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Supply Chain
  3. United States
Springfield, Illinois
Posting date: 27 Jun 2019

ProClinical is currently seeking a Vice President of Product Development for a pharmaceutical company located nationwide. Successful candidate will be reporting directly to the President & CEO, the Vice President, Product Development will be responsible for all aspects of the client's Product Development Portfolio.

Job Responsibilities

  • Serving as a member of the executive team that sets the company's strategic direction for Product Development.
  • Leading all aspects of product pipeline and pharmaceutical development.
  • Supporting in developing systems for the management and review of projects and provide/develop project tracking reports.
  • Ensuring Product Development strategies, budgeting and timelines are consistent with development plans and goals.
  • Overseeing Product Development coordination of functions; ensuring optimal development strategies and technical solutions.
  • Selecting and managing Product Development CRO's and vendors.
  • Working closely with Sales/Marketing, Operations and Regulatory Affairs to develop product pipeline strategies, proposals, FDA discussion documents, presentations and filings.

Skills and Requirements

  • BS/MS/PhD in Pharmaceutical Science, Life Sciences or related disciplines.
  • 12-15+ years of pharmaceutical industry experience, primarily in formulation and generic pharmaceutical product development.
  • Previous product development management experience.
  • Extensive formulation and research and development background.
  • Proven extensive problem-solving skills and formulation development, and/or R&D.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize multiple projects to meet deadlines and produce high quality work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Skilled at prioritizing and managing timelines.
  • Ability to work effectively in a cross-functional team environment.

To Apply:

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In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Matthew 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.