Reference Number: JO-2011-457776
Clinical Development Director
Rate: Negotiable
Job Type: Permanent
Location: San Francisco

Clinical Development Director Cell Therapies
Location: California / Remote
Salary: Executive level basic salary
Benefits: Bonus, Stock Options, 401K & more

Cpl Physicians are currently partnered with a global biotechnology company specialised in targeted cell therapies for precision medicine. This organisation has a growing presence in the US and are currently seeking a Clinical Development Director to support the Vice President with on going clinical studies. The Medical Director will be a key member of the Medical team providing expertise in product development as well as acting as the Medical Lead for phase I & II trials Oncology trials.

As the Medical Director you will continue to build the medical team to support upcoming trials including a Global Phase III clinical trial for recurrent head and neck cancer. Joining the organisation as a specialist in medical, surgical or radiation Oncology, you will ideally have a history of Oncology development in the pharmaceutical / biotechnology industry bringing fresh new ideas to the business. This is a unique opportunity for either an experienced Clinical Development leader to come on board and develop the pipeline alongside the leadership team or an Oncologist looking for their first role in the pharmaceutical industry.

Responsibilities will include:
Provide medical oversight of clinical trials to ensure regulatory requirements are understood and followed
Develop and review clinical trial protocols and serve as the Medical Lead for phase I & II clinical trials
Analyse clinical data, including safety monitoring, collaborating with cross functional teams when required
Strong outward facing presence participating in interactions with KOLs in coordination with Medical Affairs
Provide scientific evidence generation and scientific information exchange with KOLs
As the Medical expert identify new product opportunities and portfolio development
Develop and advance a Clinical Development strategy and plan for their Oncology programme, designing and implementing clinical studies
Act as an integral member of the Clinical Development team for early stage products

US Medical Doctor with speciality training in medical, surgical or radiation Oncology
Expertise in Clinical Trial Design in Oncology preferred but not essential
Early phase Clinical Development experience highly desirable
Working knowledge of FDA & EMA guidelines
Clinical expertise treating patients
Excellent written and verbal communication skills

The successful candidate will receive an industry leading basic salary with a benefits package to include the likes of a Bonus scheme, stock options, 401k, medical benefits & more

Contact/How to learn more:
To find out more information or apply, contact Jacob Burrows via email

CPL Physicians is a specialist US based retained search and contingent staffing firm focusing exclusively on the recruitment of pharmaceutical physicians for pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology firms, Clinical Research Organisations (CROs) and Regulatory Authorities.
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