Medical Director, Clinical Research – Enfortumab Vedotin

Bothell, Washington
May 03, 2018
Required Education
Position Type
Full time

This position is for Medical Director within the enfortumab vedotin program, an antibody drug conjugate currently in late phase development for metastatic urothelial cancer and earlier phase development for other solid tumors. This position will be responsible for supporting clinical trials and the development strategy for enfortumab vedotin. The successful candidate will report to the Clinical Lead for the enfortumab vedotin program and should have demonstrated proficiency in leading clinical trials and supporting development programs.  The successful candidate should also be adept at managing relationships across collaborations and with the external clinical community.


  • Establish and drive teams to execute the strategic long-term vision for enfortumab vedotin
  • Lead clinical study teams and ensure appropriate medical monitoring for ongoing clinical studies
  • Lead development and maintenance of clinical documents (e.g. protocols and amendments, investigator brochures, clinical study reports)
  • Lead development of clinical study documents to be used in regulatory interactions and filings
  • Develop manuscripts, abstracts and presentations for scientific meetings
  • Advise on current and future clinical development plans within internal and joint development teams
  • Evaluate safety, pharmacology, and efficacy data from ongoing and completed studies to inform clinical strategy
  • Conduct literature reviews and prepare summaries to support clinical development strategies

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has a strong leadership presence and the ability to work effectively with other clinical and scientific leaders
  • Demonstrates a passion for helping patients with cancer and for the science of oncology
  • Has a collaborative style with internal company leadership, external development partners and investigators/medical professionals 
  • Is a team player, works well in a team environment both as a leader and a key contributor
  • Has a global perspective and mindset, with the ability to work effectively with colleagues from myriad cultures, backgrounds and geographies


  • MD or MD/PhD
  • Clinical oncology experience; Board certification in oncology or hematology preferred
  • 3-5 years industry experience in oncology drug development

Seattle Genetics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.