Senior Global Program Medical Director (gn) - Hematology

MorphoSys’s mission is to make exceptional, innovative biopharmaceuticals to improve the lives of patients suffering from serious diseases. Innovative technologies and smart development strategies are central to our approach. Success is created by our people, who focus on excellence in all they do, collaborate closely across disciplines. We all are driven by a desire to make the medicines of tomorrow a reality. Guided by mutual respect and trust, each member of the MorphoSys team is given the opportunity to develop and flourish within this exciting and inspiring environment. Join us in Planegg near Munich!

Your Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for developing and executing the Clinical Development Plan (CDP) for ≥ 1 indication in an Immunology development program at MorphoSys
  • Lead and supervise a small team of Medical Directors/Medical Scientists in the department of Clinical Development
  • Support the building of the Clinical Development function in Boston, if starting in the United States offices of MorphoSys
  • Provide strategy and input to the Global Program Team and other teams on behalf of the Clinical Development Function
  • Generate and execute the indication specific CDP
  • Develop and (co-)author high quality, feasible, comprehensive state-of the art study synopses and protocols and in close cooperation with Clinical Operations and the responsible medical director/clinical scientist overseeing clinical study conduct
  • Build or foster relationships within the appropriate clinical/scientific community
  • Organize effective Scientific Advisory Boards, and establish, maintain and leverage an international network of key opinion leaders for the given therapeutic area
  • Write or review abstracts/manuscripts, etc. for presentation/publication at internal/external high rank meetings or congresses, support their placement in high impact journals
  • Supervise Medical Directors/Medical Scientists in Clinical Development during study set-up and conduct to ensure operational feasibility, continuous state of the art medical monitoring, medical management of investigative sites, inspection readiness at all times
  • Lead the preparation of clinical/medical content  for corresponding regulatory filings
  • In close cooperation with Regulatory Affairs help to coordinate the contributions of other functions to the documentation, as well as interaction with regulatory authorities & payer/HTA bodies
  • Support the medical & commercial organization with the necessary content

Requirements:

  • Ideally physician with medical degree or alternatively a PhD with substantial experience in clinical development
  • Strong background in immunology or immuno-oncology
  • Patient treatment experience in clinical medicine, preferably in immunology and/or oncology.
  • Track record in drug development in clinical phases 1-4 with focus on late stage development including design, conduct, analysis and reporting/publishing of clinical trials
  • Experience in interactions with Health Authorities (with emphasis on FDA/EMA)
  • Successful team leadership and people management
  • Experience in building up department structures is a plus (if Boston is the location)
  • Proactive, dynamic personality, yet a team player
  • Dedicated, enthusiastic, analytic
  • Strong leadership skills, able to motivate and train other Clinical Development personnel to exploit their full capabilities
  • Willingness and ability to work on a global scale
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Strategic thinker
  • Fluent in written and spoken English is a must

We offer:

  • Creative working in cross functional teams
  • Open and appreciative corporate culture
  • Multicultural environment
  • Working in an attractive, high-quality equipped building with restaurant
  • Free sports and language courses

Thank you for your interest! We are looking forward to receiving your pertinent application documents. For your application please use exclusively our career portal. We offer not only excellent career prospects, but also support you from the very beginning – even helping you move if neccessary.

MorphoSys AG, Semmelweisstraße 7, 82152 Planegg