Medical Director (remote-based)

Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Monheim am Rhein (40789)
£99.40 - £108.43 per hour
14 Apr 2021
10 May 2021
Matthew Vickers
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Senior Management

Hobson Prior are looking for a Medical Director to join a leading pharmaceutical organisation who focuses on transforming the lives of people living with a life debilitating disease. This role will be on contract basis and will require you to work remotely in Germany.

Please note that to be considered for this role you must have the right to work in this location.

Job Responsibilities:

  • To be the medical contact person with the investigators, the MD is the frontline representative of the organisation towards the medical community.
  • You will be responsible for subject inclusion issues and subject management issues that require medical judgment.
  • You will have responsibility for correct and updated medical/scientific information for the respective therapeutic field and ensures its incorporation into the Clinical Development Plan.
  • Analysing the study results and report findings in the CSR and recommend new paths based on the lessons learned.
  • To deliver training and ongoing input to all members of the Clinical Team and the Clinical Study Team on medical/scientific issues related to the therapeutic field in question.
  • Create, develop, and maintain contacts worldwide with key opinion leaders and experts of assigned therapeutic area and disease area.
  • To assure medical/scientific integrity of clinical development programs and their deliverables.
  • Reviewing medical data, perform medical checks of that data when necessary and interacting with the investigator during the study. Medical monitoring includes on-site visits as appropriate to the complexity of the protocol.
  • The MD will also play a major role in the pre-analysis meeting.
  • To deliver medical input in the database cleaning strategy to ensure adequate and effective data cleaning.
  • Serve as global medical/scientific spokesperson with the internal and external community including various regulatory and governmental agencies.


  • To have required a medical qualification (MD) required.
  • Previous experience in Clinical Development with Neurology.
  • Clear and eloquent verbal, written and presentation skills with good command of the English language.
  • At least 5 years of experience in pharmaceutical industry in clinical development (Phase 1-4), including knowledge of GCP.
  • Board certification or other relevant higher medical and academic qualification preferred, within Neurology.

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