Reference No: J30050

Chief Medical Officer

Cambridge, MA

Salary, bonus and a very attractive equity package

A clinical leader in developing novel therapies for people living with hemoglobinopathies requires a Chief Medical Officer to take the company forward through Phase II to launch. This bio-tech firm is part of a drug accelerator group which is dedicated to rare diseases and ideally they are looking for a seasoned Clinical Development Physician who could take this business to market but go on to work on a range of projects

The role will be based in the Boston area but will require some travel overseas and you will be building and leading a team based across a number of territories. Experience of working with regulatory authorities in the US & UK/EU would be especially helpful. A list of job requirements is detailed below but in essence the firm is looking for a Physician with an entrepreneurial spirit and will consider an therapeutic area but would look for a successful track record.

Job requirements:
MD +10 yrs relevant drug development experience in biotch or pharma
Experience designing and leading drug development programs through early clinical development to human POC
Experience designing and overseeing FIM, and POC clinical studies and knowledge of regulatory requirements for FIM and Phase 2 clinical studies
Strong scientific background in hematology, vascular biology, or neurobiology desired
Experience in orphan drug development desired
Clinical development experience with small molecule therapeutics
Ability to work in a small focused team environment
Demonstrated innovative problem solving abilities
Strong interpersonal skills and communication skills
Experience working with and managing relationships with patient organizations
Proven ability to work with VC investors and BOD
Entrepreneurial spirit

A package commensurate with the significance of this position will be offered which will include salary, bonus and a very attractive equity package.

For further information please contact us on 001 915 229 3096 or forward a resume to

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