Covance Executive / Senior Medical Director - Oncology - EU based in London, United Kingdom
Reporting to theVice President and Global Therapeutic Area Head (Oncology), or regional Executive Medical Director, the incumbent will function as a leader supporting clinical trials by serving as global lead project physician and as a program level physician across multiple indications for a given compound. Furthermore, he/she will provide subject matter and drug development expertise to be a key contributor to the medical strategy and execution of client programs. The Executive Director will play a key role in people leadership/management, client relations, and business development representing Covance in proposals and industry meetings as needed.
This is a remote home-based role with around 40% global travel.
Incumbent to be based in the EU.
Contributes to and may lead the development of Company policies involving medical, safety and therapeutics
Partnering with GCO to develop new and enhance existing client relationships where possible
Provides leadership and presents medical/scientific capabilities to clients as a participant of a proposal team
Leverage known and builds new relationships with investigators/sites to performs site/investigator feasibility and to support optimal recruiting and conduct of trials
Utilize knowledge and understanding of business environment to create new business opportunities
Serves as point of contact for key clients for business oversight and client relationships
Present or serve on panels to represent the company at conferences and scientific meetings.
Provides mentoring to and responsible for the supervision, career development and evaluation of Clinical Research Physicians, Associate Medical Directors, Medical Directors and Senior Medical Directors
Develops training modules and materials, and provides training in disease states and protocol specific requirements across the Company
Serves as global lead project physician and as a program level physician across multiple indications for a given compound
Provides subject matter and drug development expertise to be a key contributor to the medical strategy and execution of the program for the client
Performs medical data review - Reviews laboratory values, adverse events, coding dictionaries and data tables, listings and figures as needed
Develops, reviews and revises protocols, case report forms, training materials, project specific tools, analysis plans design, clinical trial reports and new drug applications
Prepares materials for and actively participates in investigator meetings
Responsible for medical and safety monitoring on assigned projects
Participates in feasibility discussions relating to specific project proposals
Participates in project risk assessment activities
Specialization in Oncology is highly desired
Relevant sub specialty fellowship training
History of Board Certification
Minimum of 10 years clinical research experience
Recognized as a clinical research leader within specific therapeutic areas, specifically oncology is desired
Experience in and specialization in Oncology clinical trials, Phase I-IV
Substantial knowledge of drug development and extensive clinical research experience within the pharmaceutical/CRO industry
Job Number 2018-19357
Job Category Hidden (23502)
Position Type Full-Time
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