Reference Number: JO-2010-457283
Head of Clinical Development
Rate: Negotiable
Job Type: Permanent
Location: United States

Head of Clinical Development Oncology
Location: New Jersey / Remote
Salary: Executive level basic salary
Benefits: 25% bonus, Stock Options, 401K & more

CPL Physicians are currently partnered with a clinical stage biotechnology company focussed on treating Immunotherapies for Cancer. This organisation is a growing presence in the US and have a small but expanding team of experts dedicated to developing Oncology treatments. An integral part of the business, this Head of Clinical Development will be the first US Physician in the team and will define the clinical trial process for the organisation.

Working closely with the leaders of this organisation you will assist in the implementation of their Immunotherapy drug development strategy and will lead all aspects of individual Oncology programs. As a board-certified Oncologist, you will have a history of Oncology development in the pharmaceutical / biotechnology bringing fresh new ideas to the business. With several exciting clinical trials currently in process this individual will be involved in both early and late phase development eventually developing a Clinical Development function beneath them. This is a unique opportunity for an experienced Clinical Development leader to shape the future of Oncology medicine with a business that is at an exciting time of growth.

Responsibilities will include:
Develop and advance a Clinical Development strategy and plan for their Oncology programme, designing and implementing phase I-III clinical studies in Immuno-Oncology
Responsible for the clinical content of all regulatory and clinical documents
Analyse clinical date, including safety monitoring collaborating with cross functional teams when required
Develop and review clinical trial protocols and serve as the Medical Lead for trial conduct
Develop the publication plan for their Oncology products in development providing medical insight into advisory board meetings and material for both internal and external use
Support the Global functions to identify opportunities to explore new areas of scientific discovery
Provide clinical input on clinical development, regulatory issues, and patient enrolment to clinical studies
Strong outward facing presence and will support IIS and assist in site evaluation and selection process for clinical trials
Provide scientific evidence generation and scientific information exchange with KOLs

US M.D. with speciality training in Oncology
4+ years experience in Clinical Development ideally with a background in Immunotherapy
Broad Clinical Development expertise encompassing both Early & Late phase development
Clinical expertise treating patients prior to transitioning into the pharmaceutical industry
Knowledge of FDA / EMA requirements, good clinical practises, and pharmaceutical clinical development
Oncology / Immunotherapy experience in a pharmaceutical / biotechnology environment
Excellent written and verbal communication skills

The successful candidate will receive an industry leading basic salary with a benefits package to include the likes of a 25% bonus, stock options, 401k, medical benefits & more

Contact/How to learn more:
To find out more information or apply, contact Jacob Burrows via email

CPL Physicians is a specialist US based retained search and contingent staffing firm focusing exclusively on the recruitment of pharmaceutical physicians for pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology firms, Clinical Research Organisations (CROs) and Regulatory Authorities.
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