Director/Sr. Director of Clinical Development

working from home
Jul 02, 2021
Required Education
Position Type
Full time

Yoh has an exciting opportunity for a Director/Sr. Director of Clinical Development to join our rapidly growing client based in New York, NY. This full time, direct hire, remote opportunity is ideal for candidates with a background in Internal Medicine working across multi therapeutic areas. 

Clinical study planning and execution

  • Development of protocol concepts, protocols and clinical development plans for Company assets and for biotech clients
  • Medical leadership in the execution of clinical trials - risk assessment, operational considerations, safety and efficacy considerations
  • Medical monitoring and oversight of phase 2-4 trials
  • Provide clinical trial design consulting services to biotech clients

Business development

  • Review of potential client pipelines to develop scientific and data-driven commercial strategies
  • Direct participation in introductory client calls and bid defenses
  • Help identify potential opportunities based on client pipelines/scientific advances

Operational excellence

  • Drive/contribute to trial operations and medical processes to achieve continued innovation and improvement
  • Support the training and engagement of our Investigator network

Corporate strategy

  • Based on review of the scientific landscape contribute to therapeutic areas strategy
  • Based on the clinical trial design landscape contribute to study design and planning strategy


  • Clinical training for internal stakeholders and clinical trial sites (e.g. overviews of specific disease areas, drug mechanisms of action, protocol requirements, etc.

Patient recruitment

  • Input into patient recruitment tools
  • Ideas for recruitment strategies - i .e. creative ideas for where we can find patients

Key Qualifications

  • At l east 5 years experience i n biotech (preferred), pharma or CRO to include protocol development and medical oversight/monitoring of phase 2-4 studies
  • MD/DO degree required
  • Board certified by accredited specialty board - Internal Medicine preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills