At Roche, we believe it’s urgent to deliver medical solutions right now even as we develop innovations for the future. We are passionate about transforming patients’ lives and we are daring in both decision and action.
And we believe that good business means a better world. That is why we come to work each day. We commit ourselves to scientific rigour, unassailable ethics, and access to medical innovations for all.
We do this today to build a better tomorrow.Roche’s Pharma Research and Early Development (pRED) is structured by therapeutic areas.
The Immunology Therapeutic Area is part of I2O, the Immunology, Infectious Diseases and Ophthalmology (I2O) Discovery and Translational Area.
Within I2O, the Early Development (ED) group is responsible for developing and executing the early development clinical strategies and plans (Phase 1 to 2) to deliver transformative therapies that provide meaningful improvement to patients.
We are currently looking for a creative, experienced, motivated and enthusiastic Medical Director to join our Immunology team.
The PositionAs a Medical Director in the Immunology ED group, you will lead early stage clinical projects through the design and implementation from proof-of-concept to Phase 2b trials to transform molecules into new medicines for patients with high unmet need gastroenterology diseases.
Further with your scientific and medical expertise you will provide strategic input to build and strengthen a portfolio from internal programs and external innovation efforts at different development stages.
initiates and implements critical cross-functional strategic activities impacting drug developmentKey member in Early Development Project Teams driving projects from Discovery (Clinical Candidate Selection) to hand-over to late-stage Product Development (Phase 2b)Develops and owns the Clinical Development Plan and Target Product Profile in early developmentKey Early Development representative on discovery projectsChairs cross-functional project team and scientific meetingsRepresents ED Immunology function in project teams, within Discovery and Translational Area and in Governance interactionsPro-actively drives relevant stakeholder engagement globallyCo-responsible for scientific career development of clinical scientists within therapeutic areaIdeally also acts as key clinical scientific contact or medical monitor to address selected medical queriesRepresents Roche at congresses and to local and international authoritiesInteracts with regulatory authorities as needed or requestedManagerial Responsibilities : May work individually or as Matrix Lead or People LeadSupervises, mentors, motivates and provides successful career development for scientists and / or team membersIntegrates pRED Guiding Principles into everyday behaviors and activitiesScientific Innovation and InfluenceDirects, reviews publications, presentations of othersHas contributed to advancements in own field of scienceWho You AreYou’re someone who wants to influence your own development.
You’re looking to be part of a dynamic and growing organization where you have the opportunity to pursue your interests across functions and geographies.
appreciated for scientific vision and strategy; recognized for scientific rigor and analytical evaluation skills)Excellent leadership, strong communication and direct or matrix management track record are expectedTeam player, relationship builder with ability to collaborate globally across functions and departmentsExperience working in a multi-cultural environment and in a matrix structureThe Medical Director role and level will be dependent on seniority and expertise of the incumbentIf you are proud of contributing and feel you have the dedication to teamwork and innovation that we are seeking, then Roche is the organization for you.
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