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Senior Project Leader (Senior Director), Oncology

Reference Number: 3757
Location: MA

Our client is a biopharmaceutical company. They have asked us to assist them in their search for a Senior Project Leader (Senior Director), Oncology.

Major tasks and responsibilities will include:

  • Leads projects from Lead Optimisation Investment Decision to PoP/PoC.
  • Secures governance approval and investment for projects.
  • Takes accountability for execution and delivery of the approved development plan
  • Oversees project strategy, TPP, and delivery.
  • Articulates project goals, strategy, and scientific/clinical needs to internal and external audiences with clarity and credibility.
  • Ensures alignment of project strategy and disease area strategy.
  • Ensures appropriate resourcing of the team.
  • Provides strategic and scientific leadership to cross-functional team.
  • Works in a cross-Enterprise fashion to ensure effective and efficient transfer of positive Proofs-of-Concept to registration opportunities within the late-stage organization.
  • Serves as a liaison and collaborates with internal and external scientific and clinical experts.

We seek candidates with the following qualifications:

  • Advanced degree (MD and/or PhD) in the life sciences required.
  • Must have a blend of drug hunting experience and strong oncology background.
  • Must have extensive work experience in discovery or development settings.
  • Requires decision making and leadership experience in a cross-disciplinary/functional, cross-cultural environment.
  • Must be able to think strategically, act decisively, and work collaboratively.

If interested, please email your resume as a Word attachment to us, reference 3757.  No calls or faxes, please. Include your daytime phone number and we will contact you confidentially or reply to your email.

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