Medical Director

Posted 19 Sep 2022

Cambridge, Massachusetts - United States

Req Id 254113

 

A career with EMD Serono is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 60,300 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. 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. EMD Serono is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.


United As One for Patients, our purpose in Healthcare is to help create, improve and prolong lives. We develop medicines, intelligent devices and innovative technologies in therapeutic areas such as Oncology, Neurology and Fertility. Our teams work together across 6 continents with passion and relentless curiosity in order to help patients at every stage of life. Joining our Healthcare team is becoming part of a diverse, inclusive and flexible working culture, presenting great opportunities for personal development and career advancement across the globe.


Your Role:

Syntropy is a platform that empowers scientists and research centers with an outstanding high-value data exchange platform to accelerate science. As part of this digital business venture, you will have the opportunity to work in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment to help bring our product strategy and vision to life.

The ideal candidate is an accomplished professional in the healthcare, clinical operations, and informatics space.

You will need to be able to guide the organization through implementing solutions focused primarily on making clinical trial design and execution faster and more efficient across the pharmaceutical development and collaboration process. A strong desire to advance the scientific real world evidence drug design process and create a financially viable business is key. Location is flexible throughout the USA.

The Medical Director – EMD Digital will:

  • Develop, test and refine how Syntropy engages with both Academic Medical Centers and Pharma development pipelines
  • Build a pipeline of opportunities to demonstrate how Syntropy makes science faster
  • Collaborate with collages across business development, commercial operations, and product to refine the offer, build development plans and execution strategies
  • Define partnership opportunities that brings the Syntropy solution closer to customers
  • Domestic and international travel expectations of 25%

 

Who you are:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • This position requires a minimum of a master’s level advanced scientific/medical degree (e.g. MD, PhD, PharmD, MPH or other masters level degree)
  • Have 3+ years of clinical development experience in the pharmaceutical industry, per above description, with sound understanding of the overall clinical development process
  • Proven clinical development strategist with experience designing, implementing and conducting clinical trials, with emphasis on proof-of-concept and first-in-human studies
  • A minimum of 6-9 years of combined relevant experience in a medical/clinical environment, scientific function in the pharmaceutical industry is required
  • Trained in aspects of clinical drug development including GCPs, ICH, local regulatory requirements, data privacy laws, and RWE experience
  • Agility to move across varying therapeutic areas and indications
  • Confident in influencing peers across the organization and ability to establish business partner relationships with collaborators
  • Excellent knowledge of study execution, benefit risk management and lifecycle management
  • Strong track record of positive, productive interactions with Medical Experts and Investigators

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Has working knowledge of the multi-disciplinary functions involved in a company's drug development process, eg clinical operations, biostatistics, regulatory, commercial, operations, etc
  • Good interpersonal, verbal communication and influencing skills; can influence without authority

 

What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences.
We celebrate all dimensions of diversity. We believe that it drives excellence, innovation, and human progress. We care about our customers, patients, and our rich mix of people. This diversity strengthens our ability to lead in science and technology.
We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all and empower you to fulfil your ambitions. Our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons.
Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to bring their curiosity to life!

 

Curious? Chat with one of our curious minds on our interactive Q&A platform and catch a glimpse of our people, values, and culture. You can also apply and find more information at https://jobs.vibrantm.com
If you would like to know more about what diversity, equity, and inclusion means to us, please visit https://www.emdgroup.com/en/company/press-positions.html

 

If you are a resident of NYC, Connecticut or Colorado, you are eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits, which we will provide upon request. You may contact 855 444 5678 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday, for assistance.

 

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 their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

 

As an employee of the Company, you will be required to comply with all of the Company’s COVID-19 safety protocols and policies. The organization has currently suspended enforcement of its COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, but that policy may be reinstated by the Company in its discretion.


Careers during Covid-19

Thank you for visiting our careers website, we are always looking for curious minds to join our teams. We understand how much the world is being impacted by the Covid-19 crisis and we want to assure you that your safety is very important to us. To ensure that everyone’s health is protected, instead of a standard face-to-face interview, it is likely that you will be offered alternative digital interview options. As an employee of the Company, you will be required to comply with all of the Company’s COVID-19 safety protocols and policies. The organization has currently suspended enforcement of its COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, but that policy may be reinstated by the Company in its discretion.

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