Clinical Development Physician (Rare Disease)

£110000 - £125000 per annum
  1. Permanent
Slough, Berkshire
  1. Clinical Development, Clinical Physician

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Hobson Prior are looking for a Clinical Development Physician (Rare Disease) to join a leading pharmaceutical organisation in Slough, where you will support their Global Clinical Development team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Accountable to ensure the medical/scientific coherence and quality of clinical development programs conducted in the assigned disease area.
  • Contribute to the generation of the Clinical Development Plans leading to successful registration and launch of NCEs/NBEs and additional approvals of new line extensions (indications or formulations) of registered compounds.
  • Ensure the study-related safety of the subjects in the clinical trials through appropriate medical monitoring of studies on an ongoing basis - with or without independent data and safety monitoring boards.
  • Contribute to the design, conduct and interpretation of specific clinical trials, specifically their relevance for the target disease and drug candidate.
  • Contribute to the clinical section of documents including, but not limited to, the Investigator Brochure, Annual IND Safety Updates/EU Annual Reports, Clinical Study Reports, and submission related documents such as the Clinical Summary of Efficacy and Safety and the Clinical Overview.
  • Translation of Medico-scientific innovation for corporate projects.

Key Skills:

  • Clear and articulate verbal, written and presentation skills with good command of the English language.
  • Strong team player with ability to work in global diverse matrix teams and to build effective working relationships at all levels in the organization.
  • Have the appropriate comportment to represent the organisation internationally at meetings and congresses.
  • Scientific curiosity and ability to innovate combined with attention to timelines, results and added value.


  • You will have a Medical qualification (MD).
  • Clinical Development Experience with Rare Disease, ideally within CIPD.
  • Experience as a Physician is required.
  • Medical monitoring and protocol writing experience.
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience in pharmaceutical industry in clinical development including knowledge of GCP.
  • Board certification or other relevant higher medical and academic qualification preferred.

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