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Sr Medical Director - Oncology - Europe

Company: Syneos Health
Location: Europe
Reference: 17005288
Closing Date: 16 Mar 18
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Negotiable

Job Summary:

Why Syneos Health? Join a game-changing company that is reinventing the way therapies are developed and commercialized. Created through the merger of two industry leading companies, INC Research and inVentiv Health, we bring together more than 22,000 clinical and commercial minds to create a better, smarter, faster way to get biopharmaceutical therapies into the hands of patients who need them most.


We are currently seeking Medical Director, Clinical Development to our Oncology Business Unit to be based in Western Europe.

Key Responsibilities:
1. Provides scientific/clinical advice and oversight for medical aspects of projects
2. Collaborates with operational staff such as Project Directors, Project Managers and Monitoring teams. Consults with appropriate internal and external customers regarding clinical development and regulatory issues.
3. Manages subject safety and the scientific integrity of clinical trials. May performs the duties of a Medical Monitor, including provision of 24-hour medical coverage for clinical trials. Provides medical input and oversight in conjunction with the Drug Safety Department. Prepares of a variety of medically-related documents in conjunction with the Medical Writing and Regulatory departments, as required. May reviews and provides feedback on related documents prepared by less experienced colleagues.
4. May interact and collaborate with the Regulatory Affairs department regarding adverse event reporting and adverse event reports for NDAs and BLAs and other regulatory submissions, as required.
5. Participates in customer consultations, proposals, bids, bid-defenses, feasibility assessments, and Requests for Information (RFIs), as well as leads the proposal team with respect to medical and product development activities.
6. May provide project-specific and therapeutic training to Sponsors and Company staff as needed.
7. May present feedback and proposes recommendations to management on quality issues within the clinical trial team.
8. Represents the Company at scientific and industry meetings as required, including participating at booth exhibitions, speaking, etc. May represent the Company by publishing scientific or industry-related articles in industry and clinical journals.
9. Locates and engages outside therapeutic experts/consultants/advisors as necessary to provide medical/scientific input if required
10. May contribute to development of product/clinical development plans, and collaborate with respective client and internal departments regarding other reports, applications and regulatory submissions.
11. May guide the work of and/or support less experienced colleagues.
12. Maintains an in-depth knowledge of FDA and worldwide drug-development regulations.
13. Maintains an in-depth knowledge of national and ICH Good Clinical Practice (GCP) guidelines.



To succeed in this role you will need the following skills/experience:
• Doctorate degree in medicine and significant clinical experience in the practice of oncology area
• Significant clinical research and demonstrated leadership experience in oncology area.
• A strong understanding of the use of medical terminology and of drug-names in multiple nations and environments.
• Experience working in matrix-teams is preferred.
• Effective organizational and interpersonal skills, communication and language skills, and group presentation skills. Above average attention to detail, accuracy, organizational, interpersonal, and team-oriented skills.
• Ability to be customer-focused and have a disciplined approach to work is critical

What happens next:
If your application is successful you will be contacted by one of our dedicated recruiters who will arrange a suitable date and time to speak to you further about this opportunity.

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Contact Information:

Address:  European Head Office
River View, The Meadows Business Park, Station Approach, Blackwater, Surrey
GU17 9AB
Tel:  +44 (0) 1189 335 300
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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