Global Medical Director Neurodegenerative disorders and Pain

Location
United Kingdom
Salary
On application
Posted
19 Mar 2021
Closes
18 Apr 2021
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

I am collaborating with a top-10 global drug development company who manage the entire life cycle of the drug development process across a range of therapeutic areas.

With >1000 clinical trials completed within the last 5 years, my client is a world leader in drug development across Oncology, Haematology, Rheumatology, Immunology, Endocrinology, Infectious Diseases and Neurology.

We are seeking a physician with a strong research background in Neurology, ideally CNS, Alzheimer’s, and Parkinson’s.

Key responsibilities

  • Provide medical expertise at the global level across the entire scope of the drug development process
  • Develop and deliver expert training programs
  • Represent the clinical development team within Legal, Medical affairs and Regulatory review committees
  • Apply medical and clinical expertise to inspire internal teams and external customers
  • Build and develop business relationships with potential clients and Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs)
  • Collaborating with Drug Safety teams to evaluate Serious Adverse Events and to develop Safety Management Plans, Pharmacovigilance Plans and Risk Management Plan
  • Oversee strategic clinical trial progression.
  • Autonomy within a cross-functional collaborative team environment

Requirements

  • Medical Doctor (M.D, MBBS, MBChB or equivalent)
  • PhD advantageous
  • Clinical specialisation (residency completion, board certification or equivalent) in Neurology or Psychiatry, Experience in CNS, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s desired
  • Investigator experience in Neurology clinical trials is essential
  • Experience in phase II-III clinical trials is advantageous
  • Experienced writing clinical study reports, poster presentations, and manuscripts for publication in a scientific journal
  • Prior experience working with the FDA or EMEA on responses to inquiries for study related information preferred
  • Good KOL network in therapy area

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Enhanced bonus scheme
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Clear development pathway
  • Growth opportunities

For more information, contact Antonia at Barrington James.

Recruitment Resourcer Medical Affairs & Clinical Development 

adavis (@) barringtonjames.com
+44 1293 776644