AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP Global Clinical Lead in Mölndal, Sweden

AstraZeneca is a global, innovation-driven biopharmaceutical business that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialization of prescription medicines for some of the world’s most serious diseases. But we're more than one of the world's leading pharmaceutical companies. At AstraZeneca, we're proud to have a unique workplace culture that inspires innovation and collaboration. Here, employees are empowered to express diverse perspectives - and are made to feel valued, energized and rewarded for their ideas and creativity.

We are looking to hire a Global Clinical Leader to our site in Gothenburg (Sweden) or Gaithersburg (US). This is a unique opportunity to be part of a global team and be a core member of the Global Product Team.

As a Global Clinical Leader you will be responsible for the benefit risk of a product, the scientific strategies for clinical components of the Target Product Profile, Target Product Claim, Clinical Development Plan, and core labelling texts. As a Global Clinical Leader you will co-lead the Clinical Product Team and has accountability for the clinical deliverables to time and quality. You will also provide clinical strategic input to in-licensing opportunities, ensure that internal and external peer review of potential study/program design. An important task is to ensure the Clinical Product Team rapidly implements new processes, systems and learning. You will be involve in the entering phase 3 development.

Minimum Requirements

  • Demonstrated clinical and research expertise in nephrology or related field with a strong preference for sub-specialty training in nephrology.

  • Graduate of a recognized school of medicine with an M.D. degree or equivalent.

  • Experience of global regulatory submissions and interacting with major regulatory agencies.

Desirable Requirements

  • Global Regulatory awareness.

  • Recognized expert within therapeutic area.

  • Ability to travel nationally and internationally.

  • Experience in several organizations and geographic locations

  • Experience of working with Marketing Companies.

  • Significant hands-on late phase clinical drug development experience.

  • Developed/delivered multiple complex and large studies (e.g., including but not limited to multinational outcome studies).

  • Scientific credibility internally and externally.

  • Demonstrated success in influencing functions outside of clinical and across geographies.

  • Experience of benefit/risk assessment and creating PRMPs.

  • Demonstrated ability to successfully lead, coach, and mentor other physicians/scientists.

  • Proven teamwork and collaboration skills in a global setting.

  • Credible in scientific and commercial environments.

  • Fit for purpose business acumen, and insight into payer and reimbursement hurdles globally deliver studies/projects.

  • Experience of clinical/commercial interface.

If you are interested, apply now!

We encourage you to send your application as soon as possible, since interviews will be held continuously, but no later than June 27th 2018.

AstraZeneca is an equal opportunity employer. AstraZeneca will consider all qualified applicants for employment without discrimination on grounds of disability, sex or sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity leave status, race or national or ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, gender identity or re-assignment, marital or civil partnership status, protected veteran status (if applicable) or any other characteristic protected by law. AstraZeneca only employs individuals with the right to work in the country/ies where the role is advertised.