Job Opportunities

Compound Leader (US)

Department: R&D
Job Title: Compound Leader ( Senior Director or VP)
Report to: CMO
Location: US


  • Act as scientific and product leader who serves as a key member of the core R&D Team and responsible for the overall preclinical and clinical development plan for an asset or assets in one or more indications/tumor types, including registrational and non-registrational studies.
  • Lead the different functions as product Lifecycle leader within the Clinical Team with his/her expertise and leadership (monitoring, preclinical, data management, biostatistics, medical, clinical, pharmacovigilance, regulatory affairs, QA, CMC) as well as interact with and support Project team members.
  • Ensure that studies are aligned with target label indications and commercial goals, and are properly designed and conducted.
  • Ensure that the operational development process is aligned with Company standards and help to review and improve current SOPs.
  • Inspire the team to strive for excellence in clinical design, execution, interpretation and successful filing and approval in relevant markets.
  • Build and maintain a strong network of internal and external collaborators, opinion leaders, investigators and competent authorities.


  • MD preferably with a background in clinical oncology or regulatory professionalism. PhD, Pharm D or other health related scientific field with a deep understanding of the clinical oncology of the area of interest or equivalent therapy area knowledge.
  • At least 8 years of relevant experience, with excellent skills & knowledge with a whole/intense view of drug development and regulatory approval.
  • Demonstrated leadership in understanding of the drug development and in cross functional working.
  • Outstanding oral and written communication skills and ability to interface effectively with all levels.
  • Excellent oral and written English.