Oncology Expert

Oncology Expert

Job Summary - Can be permanent or part-time (no agencies)

  • TranScrip Senior Partner and medical leadership role in the oncology therapeutic area team.


  • The position will be home based.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Will lead teams on oncology and other therapeutic area projects for a wide base of clients (>100), ranging from top-ten pharma to biotechs at various stages of development and/or peri-launch and post-launch support
  • Tasks will vary from strategic development advice to medical safety monitoring of complex disease and will involve creation/oversight of documentation for regulatory authorities for internal client decision-making (including due diligence of acquisitions).

Key Attributes and Competencies

  • 'Board certified' in Oncology or related therapeutic area (such as Immunology) and/or with >10 years’ in oncology drug development and/or life cycle management experience as a pharmaceutical physician.
  • Experience of leading teams in clinical development/registration of drugs in USA, Europe and/or Japan or hands-on experience of launching oncology products, regionally or globally
  • Experience of dealing with major Health Authorities (FDA, EMA, PMDA and other national authorities) for Scientific Advice, Pre–IND, End of Phase 2, Pre-NDA meetings and Advisory Committees.
  • Post qualification degree in a scientific element of drug development or disease understanding preferred but not absolutely necessary
  • Some direct clinical experience of oncology therapeutics
  • Some other therapeutic area experience would be useful
  • Should have a visible profile in the oncology space, such as membership of working parties, company board membership.

If interested, please respond by sending your CV to Paul Branthwaite at paul.branthwaite@transcrip-partners.com