Associate Director Innovative Medicines
Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company whose mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases.
One shared journey is moving us forward at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious disease. Empowered to apply our individual talents and ideas so that we can learn and grow together. Driven to make a difference, from innovative research to hands-on community support. Bristol-Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.
Position Description and Responsibilities:
This individual will apply their Clinical Pharmacology and Drug Development expertise to the development of small molecule and biologic assets in Marketed Products that help patient prevail over serious disease conditions including cardiovascular disease and virology. This person will play a central role in the planning, design, execution, interpretation of reporting healthy subject and patient studies conducted in early, full and life cycle stages of development. This individual will also provide broad Pharmacometrics (PhMtrx) strategic leadership to early and late stage assets. A successful candidate will provide critical input on the design and execution of Clinical Pharmacology plans and be able to create a robust human Clinical Pharmacology profile by integrating results from a broad spectrum of non-clinical, clinical and model-based assessments. In addition, the candidate will also be responsible for generating modeling and simulation (M&S) plans and conducting population pharmacokinetic and exposure-response analyses for the assets and. This individual will serve as the Clinical Pharmacology subject matter expert on cross functional asset teams and provide his/her functional expertise during health authority interactions and regulatory submissions.
The requirements for this position include Ph.D.in pharmacology or pharmaceutical sciences, or a PharmD with a clinical pharmacology research fellowship. A minimum of 5 years experience gained through direct industry experience in Clinical Pharmacology is required. The person that fills this role will have experience in the hands on modeling and application of quantitative clinical pharmacology including, pharmacometrics and other model-based approaches to guide drug development. Extensive knowledge of the pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic aspects of clinical protocol design, writing, data interpretation and reporting is a prerequisite. Experience of working on the development of both small molecules and biologics is highly desirable. The successful applicant should have experience in providing input on clinical pharmacology plans and the preparation of regulatory submissions (e.g. INDs, NDAs, BLAs and/or significant sNDAs/sBLAs). She or he will have knowledge and experience in the application of current practices in the areas of clinical pharmacology, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, drug metabolism, bioanalysis, biopharmaceutics, regulatory affairs, toxicology. Strong oral and written communication skills necessary to formally present and report information internally and externally is required. The ability to work in a dynamic team oriented environment is essential.