Medical Director - Gastro

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    Reading, Berkshire

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    Life Sciences

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    Angel Gaskin

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Board Certified Oncology Medical Director


We are currently looking for a Medical Director - Oncology for a Medical Affairs Department in Mannheim, Germany or Reading, UK. Joining the Medical Affairs Department working in a fast-paced, client-focused global environment, the Medical Director's specialist expertise is called upon throughout the entire life cycle of a project and as such the Medical Director plays a pivotal role in the business and project teams. Alongside Business Development the Medical Director is a key contributor in raising our business profile to ensure becoming the preferred partner for their clients with support on their projects.
As well as sharing your vast medical expertise at investigator meetings, kick-off meetings, and client face-to-face meetings other responsibilities will include:
·Maintaining a strong consultative relationship with the client throughout the project life cycle
·Providing input into the creation of the protocol and other study-related documents
·Participating in discussions with regulators, key opinion leaders, senior management and our clients
·Delivering training to external project teams and in-house colleagues
·Reviewing medical data on the indication, inclusion / exclusion criteria and other medical issues to ensure our overall project deliverable are achieved and patient safety prioritised
·Collaborating with our Drug Safety teams to evaluate Serious Adverse Events and to develop Safety Management Plans, Pharmacovigilance Plans and Risk Management Plans

To enable success in this position you will have the following:
·A medical qualification with license to practise and board certification
·Experience in the desired therapy area is essential, ideally with experience in phase II-III projects either in industry or as an Investigator
·Experience writing clinical study reports, poster presentations, and manuscripts for publication in a scientific journal is preferable