Executive Medical Director| Oncology Global Leader| Lead & Manage Team of MDs | NYC/Philadelphia Area

Cornerstone Search Group
July 7, 2019
Greater Philadelphia Area, United States
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Executive Medical Director| Oncology Global Leader| Lead & Manage Team of MDs | NYC/Philadelphia Area


This Executive Director (Executive Medical Director) will lead and manage a team of MDs/Physicians to develop novel Immuno-Oncology (IO) combination therapies to treat multiple cancers in various stages of clinical development. This is a very attractive opportunity to use your strong clinical development skills/experiences, and your strong people skills in a very important Medical Leadership role where you directly lead, manage, develop, train, mentor, etc. a team of MDs/Physicians (Hematologists/Oncologists) responsible for planning and conducting multiple oncology clinical trials/studies.

This is a very attractive position and opportunity for an experienced industry Clinical Drug Development MD (Hematologist/Oncologist) seeking a role that places more emphasis on his/her Medical Strategic Leadership and People Development and Management skills/capabilities vs. leading one or two Global Development Project Teams/Trials.


All inquiries and communications are treated as highly confidential communications


This position can be based in Central/Northern, NJ (NYC area) or in the Philadelphia, PA area

Attractive Features About This Position and Opportunity Include:

  • Leadership: this position will focus its time on directly leading and managing a team of MDs (Hematologists/Oncologists)
  • Strategy: this position will focus on providing Medical Strategy Leadership for multiple IO clinical development studies/trials being conducted by the members of his/her IO Clinical Development Team
  • Impact: significantly influence the development of multiple IO therapies to treat multiple cancers
  • Gain Valuable Experience with a Global Oncology Leader: gain very rewarding and valuable direct people management, leadership and mentoring experience and medical strategy experience too
  • Peers: work alongside and with a very talented team of accomplished industry clinical development professionals/leaders with a Top Global Oncology Company
  • Benefits: receive an extensive benefits package that includes a pension plan, telecommuting and more

Company Benefits Package Also Includes:

In addition to its extensive benefits package, the Company also provides the following benefits too:

  • Relocation Assistance
  • Telecommuting 1 to 2 days per week
  • Pension Plan in addition to a 401k plan with Company matching


  • MD (Hematologist/Oncologist) | Board Certification is a big plus
  • 7 or more years of progressive clinical development experience gained working in industry
  • Very strong communication (oral and writing skills), and people skills


Cliff Miras | Managing Partner & M.D. Specialty Practice Leader

Cornerstone Search Group | 6 Campus Drive | Parsippany, NJ 07044

Email: cmiras@cornerstonesg.com | Phone: 973-656-0220 x 711

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