Reference Number: JO-2205-492870_2
Senior Director Clinical Development
Rate: Negotiable
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Boston

Senior Director Clinical Development Neurology (MDD)

Location: US, Fully Remote

Package: Leading basic salary, bonus, share options & more

We are partnered with a clinical stage biopharmaceutical 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 Senior Director Clinical Development.

This novel product pipeline of neurology-focused therapies is continually expanding and following the positive readout of a phase II program, the business is beginning the process of doubling their R&D headcount. The Senior Director Clinical Development is a key contributor to clinical development of the companys portfolio and product candidates from Discovery to Phase 3 and potentially post-approval.

Working fully remote across the US with office presence only required once a quarter you will join a highly experienced and driven team with one of the most advanced Neuroscience pipelines in the US.


Will be a key contributor to the companys clinical development portfolio across both early and late-stage development

Reporting to the Head of Clinical Development, you will immediately be responsible for leading on a Phase III study

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

Support with upscaling and growing the research & development team

Line manages, develops, and recruits direct reports as and when appropriate

Plan and manage budget proposals

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

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


MD with a background in Neurology and Depression

Minimum 3 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 an executive level basic salary with a benefits package to include the likes of a bonus scheme, stock options, 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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