Job title: Medical Director
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Charlotte, NC, USA
  • Pharmaceuticals
Salary type: Annual
Salary: USD $250,000.00
Job published: 2019-02-25
Job ID: 32226
Contact name: Christopher Smith
Contact email:

Job Description

Harrison Frazer is representing a small clinical-stage pharmaceutical organization developing therapeutics for various cardiovascular diseases, with a focus on arrhythmias. They are looking for an MD with at least 5 years’ experience in a clinical development role in the pharma/biotech industry. The role will focus on the late-stage clinical development of pipeline therapeutics.


Role: Medical Director, Clinical Development

Location: Charlotte, North Carolina 

Salary: $200-$250K+ (Bonus & Benefits)




  • Define the strategy for experimental clinical research.
  • Provide direction, coaching, and leadership to the clinical department.
  • Anticipate risk, and plan and implement solutions to mitigate risk. 
  • Maintain relationships with collaborators, and key stakeholders.
  • Reviews, analyzes, and interprets emerging medical, scientific, and safety data in collaboration with CMO.
  • Provide expert input on study design and protocol development.
  • Carry out medical monitoring responsibilities. 


Candidate Profile:


  • Medical Doctor.
  • Relevant experience in cardiology is preferred.
  • 3-5+ years professional experience in clinical/drug development. 
  • In depth understanding of the drug development process. 
  • Early and late phase clinical development experience is essential. 
  • Medical Affairs experience is a plus. 
  • Experience in a small clinical-stage organization is preferred.


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Due to the vast number of applications received, we regret to inform that we will only be in touch with successful candidates. Apply in confidence.