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Job ID: 201903-109207
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Who we are and what we do:
Roche Pharma Research and Early Development (pRED) Oncology transforms pioneering scientific discoveries into effective medicines for cancer patients. The Early Clinical Development (ECD) Group is an integral unit within pRED Oncology that leads the successful translation of novel drugs candidate into early clinical testing, by using smart, adaptive trial designs and implementation of precision medicine strategies.
Within this environment we are looking for a Translational Medicine Leader (TML) (m/f/d) who will lead the exploratory medicine strategy of our early oncology drug assets dedicated to bring game changing benefit to our patients.
The job in a nutshell: You will be responsible for the early clinical development plan (CDP) including Proof of Concept scenarios and fact-based go/no go decisions. This aims to ensure efficient assessment of the clinical candidates by leveraging a deep understanding of the disease biology, using state-of-the-art clinical study designs and providing medical leadership. This position offers the opportunity to collaborate with numerous functions within Roche and with the scientific community to deliver high quality clinical study data within the expected timelines and budget.
Key strategic focus of this position: Leading the molecule-specific early clinical development strategy that is aligned with the overall pRED and disease area strategy to support building and advancing the oncology portfolio at Roche.
And some further key responsibilities:
Who you are and what we need from you:
First of all, you should have a genuine interest in the field of early clinical drug development with a strategic, visionary and entrepreneurial way of thinking. Furthermore, you have the ability to provide leadership for projects in the exploratory development phase performed by matrix teams. This includes ensuring a creative and highly motivated working atmosphere.
In principle, this position is also suitable for part-time work.
The preferred location for this position is Penzberg but can be located also in Basel or Zurich. Please indicate in your CV your location of choice.
We look forward receiving your application!
For your application, please keep it simple. We only ask you for an updated CV. All further relevant documents, such as certificates, reference letters etc. will be handled at a later stage.
Whom to contact
E. Hallermayer-Jahreiß +498856/60 19253
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