Director, Oncology Partnerships

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New York, NY
$120,000 - $140,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Medical Doctor, Doctor of Philosophy
Jun 02, 2017
Job ID
My client seeks a Director, Strategic Partnerships and Alliances to form research and clinical collaborations with mostly academic and some biotech partners.  The ideal candidate will take on the following tasks:

--Identify, prioritize and expand the research and clinical collaborations.
--Manage collaborations within the territory and understand the research and drug development needs of current and future partners.
--Work as an internal collaborator and leverage multi-faceted opportunities in the territory.
--Identify clinical trial opportunities and facilitate collaborations while optimizing timelines.

 The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities:

--MD/PhD degree in scientific field coupled with biotech or pharma industry experience (for example, alliance management, etc.)
--Strong oncology background and industry experience in drug development or clinical trial management.
--Ideally experience working with academic institutes
--Extensive knowledge and understanding of the preclinical and clinical drug development process including clinical trial execution.
--Home based position, travel ~ 25% mostly regionally.
--Based on the East Coast -- Boston, Philadelphia, NYC or DC areas