Programme Director

Location
Home-Based
Salary
Up to £80,000
Posted
22 Mar 2021
Closes
21 Apr 2021
Ref
50063
Contact
Jim Gleeson
Discipline
Clinical Research
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Experience Level
Senior Management
Jim Gleeson is recruiting for a Programme Director to join a long-established and highly successful specialist consultancy providing advice and practical support to organisations developing novel medicinal products. They have a particular expertise in Advanced Therapies and have been instrumental in some very high-profile programmes.

This can be a fully home-based position.

Salary:
Base salary up to £80K

RESPONSIBILITIES:
As Programme Director you will join a small, busy team providing top quality guidance and support to clients with pharmaceutical and medical device products at various stages in their development.

Key duties will include:
- Supporting client's development programmes across:
Target Product Profile development and early strategic planning
Drug discovery
Pre-clinical study design and oversight
CMC manufacture
Clinical Development
MAA & NDA applications
Commercialisation
- Throughout this you will be responsible for the selection and management of third parties that work is outsourced to

QUALIFICATIONS:
As Programme Director you will require:
- Life Sciences degree, preferably a PhD
- A background spanning multiple parts of the product development cycle from discovery through to commercialisation, pre-clinical and clinical experience is a must
- Experience of working in a client facing role
- Experience of leading virtual development projects
- Experience of having worked in a smaller organisation
- Strong commercial acumen
- Experience in Advanced Therapies or Oncology will be useful

Apply:
Entitlement to work in the UK is essential. Please quote reference 50063 in all correspondence.