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Sr Medical Director, Late Stage Neuroscience - Ocrelizumab

Company: Roche
Location:
Reference: 3589484340
Closing Date: 26 May 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): On Application
Benefits:

Job Summary:

Roche/Genentech is seeking a Senior Medical Director to participate in the ongoing clinical development of ocrelizumab for Multiple Sclerosis. Ocrelizumab is an investigational, humanized monoclonal antibody designed to selectively target CD20-positive B cells. Ocrelizumab has shown positive Phase III results in both relapsing multiple sclerosis and primary progressive multiple sclerosis, and is now approved in the US, EU and several other countries. ...

Requirements:

Roche/Genentech is seeking a Senior Medical Director to participate in the ongoing clinical development of ocrelizumab for Multiple Sclerosis. Ocrelizumab is an investigational, humanized monoclonal antibody designed to selectively target CD20-positive B cells. Ocrelizumab has shown positive Phase III results in both relapsing multiple sclerosis and primary progressive multiple sclerosis, and is now approved in the US, EU and several other countries. The role involves clinical representation on cross-functional teams responsible for the design, implementation, medical monitoring, data interpreting, reporting and publishing of the ongoing as well as new studies within clinical development. The role will involve being the accountable clinical development representative on the Global Development Team (GDT) and the Life Cycle Team (LCT). T Future potential to be involved in other both early and late stage clinical development projects within Neuroimmunology.

Key Accountabilities:
Key contributor to the overall management, planning, evaluation and documentation of projects and studies conducted within clinical development. Will be the accountable Product Development clinical representative on the GDT and LCT.

Participation in on-going clinical development activities including:

  • Monitoring and reviewing incoming data
  • Analysis and interpretation of on-going studies and published data
  • Interactions with health authorities and expert bodies
  • Frequent interactions with investigators and external key opinion leaders
  • Close collaboration with medical affairs, global product strategy, drug safety, regulatory affairs, and clinical trial operations
  • Participation in the preparation of abstracts, posters and presentations for scientific meetings and congresses
  • Supporting the publication strategy and plan in collaboration with US and Global Medical Affairs
  • Developing and writing clinical plans and protocols

Who you are

You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for a company where you have the opportunity to pursue your interests across functions and geographies. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but the starting point.

Requirements:
MD or equivalent ex-US medical degree with board certification or eligibility in Neurology or closely related specialty required. Experience in clinical practice and exposure to academic research.

  • Experience in clinical research at an institution actively participating in clinical trials or in the pharmaceutical industry required
  • Clinical practice experience and strong scientific or clinical development competence in the relevant therapeutic area demonstrated by peer reviewed publications or production of clinical expert reports. 
To be successful in this role, you will have the following skills and experience:
  • Scientific and clinical experience in Neuroscience required with experience in Multiple Sclerosis research preferred
  • Experience in clinical research in academia or the pharmaceutical industry including writing clinical study reports and interpreting clinical data required, with experience with late stage drug development a plus
  • Excellent communication and collaborative skills with experience working with global cross-functional groups
  • Confidence in presenting at internal and external meetings
  • Ability to interact effectively in a multifunctional multinational team setting
 

Who we are

A member of the Roche Group, Genentech has been at the forefront of the biotechnology industry for more than 40 years, using human genetic information to develop novel medicines for serious and life-threatening diseases. Genentech has multiple therapies on the market for cancer & other serious illnesses. Please take this opportunity to learn about Genentech where we believe that our employees are our most important asset & are dedicated to remaining a great place to work.

Roche is an equal opportunity employer and strictly prohibits unlawful discrimination based upon an individual’s race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, mental/physical disability, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation in connection with the on-line application process, please email us at US.Accommodation@roche.com.
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