Medical Director Oncology - External Innovation and New Product Development

Cambridge, MA, United States
Dec 15, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Medical Director Oncology - External Innovation and New Product Development

Ipsen Bioscience, Inc.

Job Description:
Do you enjoy working in oncology clinical development and advancing new products in the pipeline?As Medical Development Director (MDD) you will be a member of the Global Oncology Therapeutic Area team and participate in the evaluation and the development of the Clinical Development Plan (CDP) and medical aspects of the Integrated Development commercialization Plan (IDCP) of Ipsen's new products in oncology. You will work in partnership with Global Project Teams under the direction of the Vice-President (VP) Oncology Therapeutic Area.Your role will involve:
  • Recognized as influential leader, develops, proposes, and influences project and R&D teams on new uses for compounds currently in proof of concept and/or life cycle management.
  • Delivers high-quality medical/scientific/strategic input on external innovation and business development opportunities
  • Establish and lead the CDP for the new oncology assets including but not limited to recently acquired assets, and to support regional and/or global drug development
  • Works closely in partnership with Global oncology teams: External Innovation, Business Development, Early Development, Regulatory Affairs, Drug Safety, Medical Affairs, , legal and commercial Franchise Oncology in providing medical support for drug development programs
  • Consistently works within complex medical situations under tight time constraints, prioritizing appropriately to deliver expected results
In return, you will bring:
  • Medical Doctor (MD) degree
  • Minimum 5 years' proven experience in oncology development area (from pre-clinical to registration)
  • Substantial scientific and academic experience (preferably with clinical trial experience); with state-of-the-art medical, scientific knowledge; and track record of successful publications
  • Substantial experience in pharmaceutical drug development and, in industry context, track record of global clinical trials management
  • Previous experience directly and independently leading projects and/or a team of professionals
  • Previous experience on transversal projects (with other functions) and multiple therapeutic areas and stages of drug development, exhibiting the ability to influence others
If this sounds like an exciting opportunity to apply your clinical development experience in our Oncology Therapeutic Area department, apply today!

IPSEN is an equal opportunity employer that strictly prohibits unlawful discrimination. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to an individual's race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, mental/physical disability, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.","datePosted":"2020-09-23T00:00:00.000Z