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Executive Medical Director, Global Clinical Development, Oncology

Posted 20 Sep 2017

Billerica, Massachusetts - United States

Req Id 167473


A career with EMD Serono is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 50,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. EMD Serono is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.

Your role:

The Executive Medical Director, Global Clinical Development, Oncology will define and execute the clinical development strategy of the DNA Damage Repair Inhibitor compound portfolio. This includes combination trials with radiation therapy / radionuclides, chemotherapy, targeted therapy, immunotherapy (2 or more modalities) for a broad spectrum of indications. You will lead clinical project leaders, define clinical program needs and hire, develop, mentor and retain highly qualified talents.

Who you are:  

  • MD or joint MD/PhD
  • 10+ years of clinical or development experience in oncology, including a deep understanding of all development Phases and regulatory submissions (e.g., NDA; FDA fast-track designation)
  • Excellence in development strategy and operational implementation, highly skilled in problem solving, track record of meeting milestone deliveries.
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and leadership skills of project teams, clinical teams and direct report
  • Ability to travel both domestically and internally as needed.

What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to his/her Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because he/she made a good faith report of discrimination.

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