Senior Director

Rare Disease

Job Type: permanent
Job Category: Directors Project Manager
Salary: Salary on application
Posted: 31st March 2021
Ref: DP-SDPL03/21

I am partnered with an exciting clinical-stage biotech specializing in in therapies for rare disease. With a number of promising programs ongoing they are looking for experience professionals to oversee the progression of these programs with the goal of ultimately leading to successful launches.


  • Provide cross-functional leadership to programs within rare disease
  • Foster strong collaborations between project managers and other functional group to ensure effective and efficient project progress
  • Ensure timely, cost effective and high quality execution of programs
  • Manage and mitigate any risks, defining potential risks, costs and value to stakeholders
  • Provide leadership to target product profile and master development plan worldwide
  • Interface with project governance bodies and responsible for implementing decisions
  • Provide input to areas including strategy development, clinical program assumptions and regulatory strategies

Your Background:

  • Advanced degree (MD/PhD/MBA/MSc/Engineer; or appropriate master’s level) preferably in biopharma / medical device sector
  • 5-10 years of working experience preferably within the Biotech / Pharmaceutical industry
  • Must have product registration and/or launch in the US or Europe
  • Leadership experience on a matrix/cross-functional level
  • Experience within areas including ophthalmology, neuroscience, rare disease and other specialty areas are also beneficial

Get in touch:

  • Daniel Pidgeon, BSc Biomed
  • Drug Discovery, Preclinical and Translational Specialist

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