Director - Discovery and Development

United Kingdom
Salary on application
22 Feb 2021
24 Mar 2021
R & D
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level

I am partnered with a global research and development organisation looking to grow their discovery and early development function. This will be a leading role focusing on a newly created platform.


  • Support discovery and development programs for small and large molecules
  • Provide guidance and oversight to design, development and implementation of studies
  • Provide strategics and tactical insights and guidance
  • Ensure efficient executions of biology strategies, leading and mentoring a team of scientists
  • Works closely and effectively with global partners and clients, ensuring portfolio alignment, effective prioritisation, comprehensive drafting, review and  completion of proposals and research plans
  • Work closely with different internal teams from safety, DMPK, translational, chemistry, informatics and biology 

Your Background:

  • PhD in a biological science
  • Comprehensive experience in pharma / biotech environment
  • Experience in a leading role - senior or management level
  • Experience in the design, validation and implementation of in vitro assays
  • Experience with IND submissions

Get in touch:

  • Daniel Pidgeon, BSc Biomed
  • Specialist Drug Discovery, Preclinical and Translational Consultant

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