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Senior Medical Director Oncology (Early Clinical Development) @ Global Biotechnology Company

Company: Advanced Clinical Recruitment Ltd
Location: France
Reference: SNR_DIR/ONC84746
Closing Date: 31 Aug 17
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive
Benefits: Competitive

Job Summary:

My client is leading innovator in a new class of medicines with an advanced product in multiple indications of solid tumors. They are now looking for a complete development professional to drive forward their most advanced product.


As Senior Medical Director you will lead the development and execution of the development strategy for my clients lead product in all indications.

Role Description:

Develop and execute the development strategy of my clients most advanced product in all indications:

  • Lead the global development strategy
  • Present strategy to the board.
  • Lead the execution of trial protocol development and approval in collaboration with the Medical Affairs team:
  • Oversee and provide consultation for lab report review, CRF safety review, and potential endpoint reporting, for key clinical projects.
  • Review and approve final study reports or other clinical documents.
  • Contribute to scientific publications
  • Member of the medical management team & member of the Global development board.
  • Collaborate and develop partnership with oncology international centers of excellence, medical experts and patients representative:
  • Lead medical advisory board in area of responsibility
  • Participant in patient advisory board
  • Provide medical oversight for serious adverse event reporting and tracking, and communication of safety issues to team, partners, and regulatory authorities. Coordinate review and approval of SAE narratives.
  • Manage assigned projects in accordance with established timelines, budget, quality standards and/or contractual requirements.
  • Coordinate and provide medical training including indication training, protocol training, safety presentations for clinical staff, project teams, or during investigator meetings.
  • Participate in the development and mentor Medical and Safety Team Members.
  • Strengthen the clinical development team by acquisition of talent as the company grows
  • Provide monthly status reports, departmental activities, and project / performance related issues.

Skills Required:

  • MD, MD/PhD with 5+ years of experience in investigational drug development in Oncology. Experience in Immuno Oncology and radiotherapy is a plus.
  • >3 years’ experience in pharmaceutical or biotech industry running clinical trials in all phases of development:
  • Experience working with Contract Research Organizations.
  • Familiarity with European regulatory environment (US a plus)
  • Strategic thinking capabilities in determining development priorities
  • Strong team player with open minded spirit, able of effectively interacting internally within a matrix and multicultural environment
  • Ability to support the development of a clinical trial organization
  • Solution-oriented, independent, self-motivated individual with a highly entrepreneurial style coupled with self-confidence and a positive management style
  • Action oriented individuals, when circumstances require being ‘hands-on’ and adept at managing external service providers to meet objectives and budgets
  • Ability and willingness to travel as required.


Keywords: Oncology, Oncologist, Cancer, Immuno-Oncology, Radiotherapy, Radio-oncology, Immunotherapy, Immunology, Immunologist, Clinical Development, Clinical Research, Medical Director, Head of Clinical Development, VP Clinical Development, Senior Medical Director, Head of Medical, Medical Lead, Director Clinical Development, Clinical Lead, Clinical Scientist.  

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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
Regus 2nd Floor
The Portergate
Eccleshall Road
S11 8NX
Tel:  0114 270 1741
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