Reference Number: JO-2206-495473
Director Clinical Development
Rate: Negotiable
Job Type: Permanent
Location: United States

Director Clinical Development Oncology

Location: US Remote 

Salary: Competitive basic salary, bonus, stock options & more

Cpl Physicians are currently partnered with a global biotechnology company specialised in targeted cell therapies for cancer. This organisation has a growing presence globally and are seeking a Clinical Development Director to support the Chief Medical Officer with their active and new studies.

The Medical Director will be a key member of the R&D team, providing expertise in product development as well as acting as the Medical Lead for phase I & II oncology trials. As the Medical Director you will continue to build the medical team to support upcoming studies, including a Global Phase III clinical trial. 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.

 Responsibilities will include:

•        Provide medical oversight of clinical trials to ensure regulatory requirements are understood and followed

•        Leadership of a cross functional team in a matrix environment

•        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

•        As the Medical expert, identify new product opportunities and portfolio development

•        Develop and advance a Clinical Development strategy and plan for their Oncology programs, designing and implementing clinical studies at a global level

•        Act as an integral member of the Clinical Development team for early-stage products


•        MD, Board Certified in Oncology 

•        Early phase Clinical Development experience highly desirable

•        Working knowledge of FDA & EMA guidelines

•        Prior industry experience leading Oncology Clinical Development programs

•        Clinical expertise treating patients in the US

•        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 – Jacob.burrows@cpl.com

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. For additional vacancies please click the link below: https://cplphysicians.com/