Senior Manager Translational Medicine

Posted 25 Jun 2019

Beijing - all, Beijing - China

Req Id 190971


A career is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 51,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.

Your role:

As a pivotal element of the strategic transformation of Global Development Translational Medicine presence in China R&D, this position will bring critical capacity to support multiple regional high-priority deliverables, build a network of outsourcing resources and strategic plans to capitalize on the growing regulatory and industry development opportunities. Provide scientific, operational, and strategic contribution to the growing China R&D portfolio of activities with focus in translational medicine, early development, clinical pharmacology, and experimental medicine related disciplines.


Key Responsibilities.
•Drive scientific excellence and contribute expertise to China programs◦Represent TxM in China Program/Project Teams.
◦Contribute to clinical protocol design, operation planning/logistics.
◦Participate in clinical report and regulatory dossier preparation/review.

•Lead early development activities to support China project deliverables◦Establish and maintain a robust and effective relationship with partner CROs.
◦Get involved in a broad spectrum of R&D value chain from non-clinical to clinical pharmacology.
◦Be responsible for quality aspects by supporting in- and external audit/inspection.

•Engage in China and pan-Asian R&D strategic discussion◦Seek opportunity for innovative early development pathways.
◦Bring integrated thinking and planning cross disciplines with other China R&D line functions.
◦Participate in joint China-Japan strategic planning.


Coorperation Scope.

•Global Development Translational Medicine, global functions Quantitative Pharmacology, Experimental Medicine/Clinical Biomarker & Diagnostics.
•All departments within R&D China Hub, including but not limited to,◦GCD (Global Clinical Development)
◦SBO (Strategic and Business Operation)
◦GRA (Global Regulatory Affairs)
◦GCO (Global Clinical Operation)
◦GMA (Global Medical Affairs)
◦GPS (Global Patient Safety)
◦GBEM (Global Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Medical Writing)
◦EI (External Innovation)

•Contract Research Organizations (CROs)
•Any external vendor relevant to the project
•Regional Health Authority (CFDA)

Who you are:

Required professional and technical training
•PhD or Master degree in pharmaceutical, biological or related field with 5-10 years of post-graduate experience in the life sciences industry.
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.

Necessary professional experience
•Solid, hands-on knowledge of DMPK, toxicology, nonclinical, and clinical pharmacology.
•Experience working with a CRO or external partner.
•Good understanding of drug discovery and development process, working experience in GLP and/or GCP.
•Prior project management, project coordination, and/or contract and budget management experience.
•Familiar with regulations and guidelines from regional health authorities (e.g. NMPA).
•Experience working in global industry/academic setting with multi-cultural awareness.

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