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General Information


Job title: Associate Director, Nonclinical Pharmacology
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Job location: Durham, NC  27701 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted: 10/19/2017
Job category:Research and Development
Employment type:Full time
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Job Description

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The Associate Director of Pharmacology will support the pharmacological assessment of potential compounds in various stages of development.Responsibilities include:
•Representing Pharmacology/Target Biology on project teams
•Contributing to regulatory submissions (INDs, CTAs, IBs, etc.)
•Identifying and liaising with CROs to request bids/proposals to conduct nonclinical pharmacology studies. Managing generation of work orders/POs/invoices for contracted studies; managing/tracking timelines of studies; reviewing and interpreting data and revising, as necessary, CRO pharmacology study protocols/reports to generate quality reports for regulatory submissions
•Participating in due diligence exercises; reviewing all pharmacology documentation, identify issues/risks/gaps to development
•Effectively communicating pharmacology data to project teams, senior management, and collaborators as necessary.
•Presenting data in the form of poster and/or oral presentations at relevant scientific meetings; writing manuscripts for peer-reviewed literature based on study results

We are looking for a top quality individual with the following characteristics:
•Deeply motivated self-starter with an entrepreneurial spirit
•Thrives in a quickly changing, fast-paced environment
•Desire to work in multiple therapeutic areas
•Unrelenting dedication to delivering quality results
•Being an integrity role model by visibly and consistently speaking and acting with superior moral values
•Willing to roll up your sleeves to get the job done
•Able to work with CRO personnel and gain their trust and respect
•Willing to travel ~25%
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Job Requirements

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•PhD preferred, or BS/MS with equivalent experience
•Minimum of 10 years pharmaceutical industry experience, with knowledge and experience in aspects of drug development
•Proven ability to manage multiple projects/tasks at one time
•Excellent written and oral communication skills
•Broad knowledge of applied pharmacology and its related disciplines (e.g. DMPK, toxicology) and non-clinical drug development (e.g. Manufacturing, Clinical, Regulatory)
•Knowledge of drug development and life cycle management concepts and inter-dependencies with the overall development process.
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