Reference Number: JO-2208-498956
Clinical Development Lead Neurology
Rate: Negotiable
Job Type: Permanent
Location: United States

Clinical Development Leader Neurology

Location: New Jersey, Hybrid Flexible

Package: $340,000 – $380,000 base salary

Annual Bonus, Shares & more

We are partnered with a leading biotechnology company committed to developing innovative therapeutics to improve the lives of patients with neurological disorders. The organization have an extremely advanced and healthy portfolio with multiple assets across phases I-III and are seeking a Clinical Development Leader to work closely with the CMO on medical strategy.

This novel product pipeline of Epilepsy and other CNS disorders is continually expanding, and the business is beginning the process of increasing their R&D headcount. The Clinical Development Lead is a key contributor to the development of the company’s portfolio and product candidates from Discovery to Phase 3 and potentially post-approval.


•        Will be a key contributor to the company’s clinical development portfolio across both early and late-stage development

•        Reporting to the CMO, you will immediately be responsible for leading on several studies

•        Identify new clinical research opportunities as the company looks to continue expanding their portfolio

•        Support with upscaling and growing the research & development team

•        Plan and manage budget proposals

•        Will be the clinical expert providing clinical & scientific knowledge of global clinical trials

•        Support cross functional and global collaborations as well as commercial input into the development programs



•        MD with a background in Neurology

•        Minimum 5 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry

•        Clinical trial design experience in Neurology

•        Prior experience working on both early and late phase clinical development programs

•        Leadership experience / potential

•        Excellent written and verbal communication skills with an ability to effectively present ideas


The successful candidate will receive a basic salary with a benefits package to include the likes of a bonus scheme, stocks, medical benefits and 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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