CMO - Board Certified Oncologist

Job Type
Emp Type
Full Time
Functional Expertise
Clinical Development
Salary Type

Job Description

Chief Medical Officer (CMO) - Oncologist

Location: Remote (EU)
Hours: 20 hours per week - 12 Month Contract 
Type: Interim / Freelance

I’m currently partnered with a EU -based biotechnology company at the forefront of developing innovative therapies within Oncology. Their mission is to enhance patient outcomes through pioneering research and clinical trials, with a particular emphasis on First-in-Human (FIH) trials. They are seeking a highly experienced and dedicated Chief Medical Officer to join their team on a part-time, remote basis.

The Chief Medical Officer will play a pivotal role in leading our clinical development programs with a focus on different cancers. This position requires an oncologist with a proven track record in conducting FIH trials. The CMO will provide strategic medical and scientific leadership, ensuring the highest standards of clinical practice and regulatory compliance.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead the clinical development strategy for the cancer programs, with a focus on FIH trials.
  • Oversee the design, implementation, and execution of clinical trials, ensuring adherence to regulatory requirements and industry best practices.
  • Provide medical and scientific expertise to cross-functional teams, including research, regulatory, and commercial departments.
  • Serve as the primary medical representative in interactions with regulatory authorities, key opinion leaders, and clinical investigators.
  • Ensure the safety and well-being of trial participants through rigorous monitoring and evaluation of clinical data.
  • Contribute to the development of clinical trial protocols, informed consent documents, and other regulatory submissions.
  • Collaborate with external partners and stakeholders to advance clinical research initiatives and drive innovation.
  • Stay abreast of the latest advancements in oncology to inform and guide clinical strategies.


  • MD or equivalent medical degree with board certification in Oncology.
  • Proven track record in leading and conducting FIH trials.
  • Strong understanding of regulatory requirements and guidelines related to clinical trials and drug development.
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and effectively in a remote setting.
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams and external partners.

Interested candidates are invited to submit their CV to my email – with the subject line "CMO Application and [Your Name]".

Thank you to all applicants for your interest in this position. Due to the volume of responses, we will only be contacting those selected for an interview. We appreciate your understanding and thank you for considering this opportunity.