Senior Director, Clinical Pharmacology

Salary & Benefits
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent
Clinical Pharmacology
Report to Position
Executive Director, Global Head of Clinical Pharmacology
EMEA Knowledge Centre, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Business Area
Application Deadline
01 June 2018

Full Job Description

Your new role

As a Senior Director within Clinical Pharmacology, you will provide direction, planning and execution of the Clinical Pharmacology programs (small & large molecules) integrating novel translational biomarkers and quantitative modelling/simulation (PK/PD) in the clinical development programs.


The role will see you working cross functionally with Clinical Research, R&D, Regulatory and many other functions, with duties including supporting regulatory document preparation & filing, leading the resolution of clinical pharmacology queries for drug regulatory agencies and providing relevant pharmacology / scientific advice & expertise.


This role is part of a global team with colleagues based in the US.


What are we looking for?

You will have an MD or PhD in Clinical Pharmacology, Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacometrics or other related field (or equivalent) as well as demonstrated experience in the Pharmaceutical or Biotechnology industry with a broad & proven understanding of drug development.


The successful candidate should have experience interacting with regulatory agencies including being directly involved in the review process. This should include having been directly involved with successful major regulatory filings.


Specific experience in neuroscience and/or translation science is preferred but not essential.


Experience of internal medicine and/or paediatric indications is advantageous, but not essential.


What we offer in return

Eisai offers a competitive salary and excellent wider benefits package.


You will also be based from our excellent Knowledge Centre facility, which provides a great, collaborative working environment coupled with a campus feel including facilities such as restaurant, coffee shop and dry cleaning services.


What you need to do next

If you are interested in this position, please click the ‘click here to apply’ at the bottom or top of this advert. On submitting an application please include a copy of your CV for review. On applying, you will be asked for your current salary / package details, your notice period and your current location - applications without this information may not be considered.


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We aim to respond to all successful applications as soon as possible. However please note unfortunately due to the volume of applications received we are unable to respond to unsuccessful applications.