7 months ago
Research and Development, L.L.C., a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of
Companies is recruiting for an Executive Medical Director, in Oncology for a
position based out of the Los Angeles, La Jolla, Springhouse, Raritan or High
Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our
employees and committed to inclusion, Janssen Research & Development,
L.L.C., is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
The Executive Medical Director in Oncology is a member of a matrix team
dedicated to the implementation of clinical research studies that are part of a
global compound development program. The Executive Medical Director oversees
the entire clinical development program, and guides and provides direction to
the clinical team. He/she is also the clinical functional head for providing
active scientific contributions to a cross-functional compound development team.
The successful candidate works in close partnership with the Global Compound
Development Team Leader and the VP of the disease area, and manages at least 3
other medical directors or non-MD directors. Other functional groups
represented on the compound development team include project management, global
regulatory affairs, global clinical operations, chemistry and manufacturing,
global medical affairs, global marketing, biostatistics, clinical pharmacology,
and health economics. The Executive Medical Director will also act as a liaison
between the company and the clinical investigators. He/She evaluates scientific
information and new ideas to assist in identifying new research opportunities. He/she
in close partnership with the compound global medical affairs leader will also
develop the strategy and content for scientific communications for the
compound. The Executive Medical Director will serve as the clinical leader for
product evaluation, labeling safety surveillance, and will be accountable for
developing the strategy and the content for regulatory documents.
The role requires a high-performing and energetic individual who serves as a
clinical role model for the team and demonstrates outstanding scientific
knowledge applicable to oncology clinical research and the highest personal and
ethical standards. The successful candidate must be equally comfortable among
the team to which he/she is assigned and in the global environment in which the
The Executive Medical Director in Oncology reports directly to the disease area
Vice President for the product to which he/she is assigned
* This position requires a minimum of an advanced degree
in medicine (i.e. M.D or DO or equivalent).
* A trained Oncologist (Board certified or eligible or
equivalent) is essential.
* Applicable post-doctoral fellowship training is
* A minimum of 5 years of experience in oncology within the
pharmaceutical industry is required.
* The candidate has demonstrated a strong track record
in a range of leadership roles that include working with senior clinical
staff, establishing credible relationships with external stakeholders such
as opinion leaders and regulators
* Demonstrating substantial experience in drug
development (including experience with IND and NDA submissions.)
* Prior experience working in a matrix environment and
in mentoring junior clinical staff are helpful.
* Past experience in managing study start-up, directing
and guiding study team in study execution, data cleaning, medical review,
database lock, managing health authority responses are also needed.
* A strong commitment to oncology/hematology clinical
research and the ability to work well within a team setting are essential.
* Travel required may be up to 30 % annually
(international, as well as domestic).
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