Senior Director (Clinical Development)

$300000 - $360000 per annum
  1. Permanent
  1. Clinical Development, Clinical Physician

Hobson Prior are working with an innovative clinical-stage, biopharmaceutical and medical device organisation, who are looking for a Senior Director (Clinical Development) to join them on a permanent basis in the US. This role will provide input into the Company's clinical development strategy and lead the execution of the Company's clinical development programs.

Job Responsibilities:

  • You will be accountable for clinical trial activities for the Company's Development Plans including Istaroxime and Rostafuroxin.
  • Recommends and implements innovative process ideas to impact clinical trials management.
  • Ensures compliance with GCP and regulatory guidelines.
  • Formulate and develop operational objectives and provide input into the department's financial plan in support of the organisation's clinical operations.
  • Ensures compliance with GCP and regulatory guidelines.
  • Act as a primary interface with clinical investigators and sites, and to identify resources, vendors and systems that are of the highest caliber available to facilitate the efficient operation of the clinical program.
  • Co-operate with Manufacturing Operations to ensure clinical supply needs are met
  • Ensure that appropriate actions are being taken to establish and promote quality and excellence in the organisation's led clinical trials.
  • Operational and strategic oversight for the Company's pharmacovigilance activities.
  • Accountable for leading new indications and investigator initiated clinical studies.
  • Provide resources for training to staff, management, and clinical sites, and to provide prompt remedial training when and if it has been identified.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned.

Key Skills:

  • Detail oriented with the ability to interpret analytical data and formulate meaningful, sound conclusions.
  • Ability to manage and prioritize assignments well.


  • MD degree required (Cardiologist preferred).
  • Substantial experience with cardiovascular or inpatient drug development is a desired characteristic.
  • Regulatory experience with US and other international regulatory authorities preferred.
  • Experience working with opinion leaders and presenting at internal and external meetings
  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience in Clinical Development, Clinical Operations, or Medical Affairs.

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