Proclinical Staffing

Clinical Development Medical Director

27 Apr 2021
11 May 2021
Chloe Yeung
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
A fantastic exciting opportunity has arisen for a Clinical Development Medical Director in Basel. You will be a clinical leader of a defined program level activities, including submission activities and complex trials.

Job Responsibilities

  • Provides clinical leadership and medical strategic input for all clinical deliverables in the assigned project or section of a clinical program if applicable.
  • Leads development of clinical sections of trial and program level regulatory documents
  • Drives execution of the section of the clinical program in partnership with global line functions, assigned Global Trial Directors (GTDs), and regional/country medical associates if applicable
  • Oversees/conducts ongoing medical and scientific review of clinical trial data with Clincal Scientific Expert(s)
  • Ensures career development of Program reports and other clinical colleagues through active participation in the performance management and talent planning processes. Provides on-boarding, training, & mentoring support
  • Contributes to medical/scientific training of relevant Novartis stakeholders on the disease area and compound/molecule. May serve as speaker for franchise medical/scientific training
  • May serve on or lead global initiatives (e.g., process improvement, training, SOP development, other Clinical Development line function initiatives)

Skills and Requirements

  • MD or equivalent medical degree required.
  • Advanced knowledge and clinical training in a medical/scientific area (e.g., internal medicine or sub-specialty) required, with Medical Board certification preferred;
  • 5 years of involvement in clinical research or drug development in an academic or industry environment spanning clinical activities in Phases I through IV.
  • Advanced knowledge of assigned therapeutic area
  • Demonstrated ability to establish strong scientific partnership with key stakeholders
  • People management experience preferred, this may include management in a matrix environment. Global people management experience desirable

To Apply

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