Medical Director, Clinical Development

Location
Bothell, Washington State
Salary
Competitive salary and benefits
Posted
Apr 19, 2018
Closes
Jun 22, 2018
Education
MD / PHD
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Medical Director, Clinical Development

Summary:

This position will be responsible for leading the immuno-oncology strategy for brentuximab vedotin, including combination with checkpoint inhibitors.  The position will be responsible for the conduct of multiple clinical trials in hematologic malignancies and will report to the Senior Medical Director – Clinical Development.  The successful candidate will function as a scientific and medical resource for the Clinical Development department at Seattle Genetics as well as a liaison to development partners.

Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the strategic development of clinical programs
  • Development of clinical protocols and amendments, investigator brochures, and clinical study reports
  • Lead clinical study teams and provide appropriate medical monitoring for ongoing clinical studies
  • Evaluation of safety, pharmacology, and efficacy data from ongoing and completed studies
  • Prepare manuscripts, abstracts and presentations for scientific meetings and advisory boards
  • Conduct literature reviews and prepare summaries to support clinical development programs
  • Medical resource for design and interpretation of clinical and preclinical programs to support existing and new development candidates

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has a strong leadership presence and the ability to work effectively with other clinical and scientific leaders
  • Demonstrates a passion for helping patients with cancer and for the science of oncology
  • Has a collaborative style with internal company leadership, external development partners and investigators/medical professionals
  • Is a team player, works well in a team environment both as a leader and a key contributor
  • Has a global perspective and mindset, with the ability to work effectively with colleagues from myriad cultures, backgrounds and geographies

Qualifications:

  • MD or MD/PhD
  • Clinical oncology experience; Board certification in oncology or hematology preferred
  • 2-5 years industry experience in oncology drug development preferred

Seattle Genetics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

To apply for this position, please visit www.seattlegenetics.com/careers