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Senior Director Immune Oncology

Posted 16 days ago

  • Sector: Pharmaceutical, Biotech
  • Contact: Jillian Campbell
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  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 20 May 2021

Leadership opportunity in Immune Oncology with top Seattle Biotech - High Priority to Hire!

I have just been engaged by my key client who is looking for a Senior Director level candidate to lead their growing Oncology Research Department. This position offers an exciting opportunity to oversee the development of novel protein therapeutics, collaborating with the company's head of research and other key contributors from Oncology and Antibody Generation teams. The company's focus is dedicated to bringing next-gen cancer therapies to market utilizing innovative technology platforms, with key advancements in bispecific and multifunctional therapeutics!

You'll play a key role in leading the R&D team to deliver a pipeline of innovative and sustainable Oncology therapeutics from inception through IND. The Senior Director of Immune Oncology will work on portfolio strategy as well as scientific goal setting and coordinate with cross-functional departments to ensure delivery alignment.

Daily responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Making research and program decisions to advance research projects from target selection to IND.

  • Guiding the development of scientific blueprints that define key project go/no-go decision points

  • Developing a science-driven and goal-oriented research culture that values innovation, risk-taking, teamwork and efficient delivery

To be considered, candidates should have the following: 

  • Ph.D. with 10-12+ years of industry experience working with large molecules (immunology and/or immune oncology)

  • Expertise in T cell, macrophage, and/or NK biology

  • Successful track record of progressing compounds from discovery phase into clinical trials

  • Strong leadership skills demonstrated in an industry management setting

This is a full-time opportunity to join a exciting, high-growth organization in a very visible leadership position! Along with a rewarding career experience, this role provides:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits

  • 401k incl. company sponsored match

  • Equity included!

This role is a high priority for the company and will move quickly for the right applicant. Interested parties should apply today for a confidential conversation to learn more. 

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Jillian Campbell

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