Clinical Development Director - Lupus MD

Posted 10 October by GSK
Site Name: UK - London - Brentford, USA - Massachusetts - Waltham, USA - Pennsylvania - Upper Providence
Posted Date: Oct 9 2020

Are you energized by the opportunity to partner with key leaders in global medical science to accelerate business performance across and drive global operational support? If so, this Clinical Development Director opportunity could be an ideal opportunity to explore.

Clinical development director sought for new Benlysta indications and potential emerging indications from the ongoing late stage rheumatology portfolio. As Clinical Development Director, you will be responsible for working across the matrix to lead studies from the scientific perspective and be a key contributor to clinical submission activities.

This role will provide you the opportunity to lead key activities to progress your career.

Job purpose and key responsibilities:

  • Supporting the strategic management of the Integrated Evidence Plan (IEP), including the Clinical Development Plan (CDP) for an asset in development
  • Ensuring alignment with and support to project strategic plans, regulatory requirements and commercial goals, optimizing clinical study design aligned with IEP and CDP
  • Generating the data and evidence required to determine a medicine’s potential efficacy, safety profile, key areas of product differentiation and value to patient in the shortest possible time frame
  • Delivering clinical development timelines, enabling key decision points and Go/No Go criteria for the CDP
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with program counterparts in Commercial, Research, Regulatory, Clinical Operations and Statistics.
  • Contributing to the implementation and embedding of strategic initiatives and various organizational initiatives in Clinical Development
  • Supporting technical and leadership development of Clinical Sciences staff via mentoring and coaching for matrix team members
  • Actively contributing or leading the end-to-end clinical development strategy for a drug or program. Manages specific clinical development plans for product(s) and/or indication(s) in assigned therapy disease area
  • Serving as a clinical point of contact for senior management and senior level matrix teams, both internally and externally for an asset in development
  • Interfacing and influencing a diverse range of scientific external experts (e.g. regulators, payors, CROs, consultants, investigators) in order to deliver clinical programs and align to business strategy and address patient needs
  • Gathering and supporting the integration of inputs from across disciplines (scientific, clinical commercial, regulatory) to contribute to clinical components of the Medicine Profile.
  • Identifying and highlighting transformational opportunities where projects can offer highly significant benefit to patients in ways not possible with existing approaches
  • Contributing to regulatory interactions including briefing documents, presentations, addressing questions and responses
  • Providing effective support / oversight of evidence generation activities to assure patient safety and study delivery
Why you?Basic Qualifications:

We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals:

  • Medical degree
Preferred Qualifications:

If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus:

  • Medical degree in Rheumatology or Pharmaceutical Medicine
  • Experience leading line or matrix teams with a strong reputation of inspiring and motivating high performance
  • Ability to assess evidence generation needs, review investigator sponsored studies for scientific merit
  • Ability to build strong internal and external networks
Why GSK?

Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture.

These include Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity along with Courage, Accountability, Development, and Teamwork. As GSK focuses on our values and expectations and a culture of innovation, performance, and trust, the successful candidate will demonstrate the following capabilities:

  • Agile and distributed decision-making – using evidence and applying judgement to balance pace, rigour and risk.
  • Managing individual and team performance.
  • Committed to delivering high quality results, overcoming challenges, focusing on what matters, execution.
  • Implementing change initiatives and leading change.
  • Sustaining energy and well-being, building resilience in teams.
  • Continuously looking for opportunities to learn, build skills and share learning both internally and externally.
  • Developing people and building a talent pipeline.
  • Translating strategy into action - a compelling narrative, motivating others, setting objectives and delegation.
  • Building strong relationships and collaboration, managing trusted stakeholder relationships internally and externally.
  • Budgeting and forecasting, commercial and financial acumen.

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