Sr. Medical Director | Develop Novel IO Cancer Therapies (Early & Later-Stage Development) | Boston Area

Cornerstone Search Group
June 26, 2019
Greater Boston Area, United States
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Sr. Medical Director | Develop Novel IO Cancer Therapies (Early & Later-Stage Development) | Boston Area


Move into a Global Clinical Leadership role where you will be the Medical Lead for one or multiple Novel Immuno-oncology (IO) assets in early stages of drug development with a very successful oncology company that has a strong pipeline of IO and Oncology assets (and a strong track record of drug development success too). You will be the lead Medical subject matter expert (SME) with significant input, influence and impact on the key “go” and “no go” decisions to advance IO assets forward from early-stage development into later-stage development. You will work closely with a team of very accomplished Physician/Scientists, and team members from multiple functional areas key to the successful development and commercial success of IO assets (e.g. clinical operations, biostatistics, medical affairs, market access, health economics and outcomes research/real world evidence (HEOR/RWE) and others).

In addition to developing important Novel IO assets/cancer therapies, you will also join a company that offers very attractive career growth and advancement opportunities, a very comprehensive benefits package, and you will work with a strong Manager/Mentor that will help guide, develop and advance your skills and career too.

Location:  Boston Area

Relocation Assistance:  Relocation assistance is available

Confidentiality:  All inquiries and communications are treated as confidential information.

Attractive Features Include (among others):

  • Develop novel (not me too) and important IO therapies from early through later-stages
  • Gain very valuable IO early and later-stage clinical development experience
  • Medical Leadership role-you will be the Global Clinical/Medical Leader for one or more IO assets
  • Join a company that can offer very attractive career advancement opportunities
  • Join a company with a very strong IO pipeline, and track record of successfully developing drugs (i.e. join a company with multiple approved oncology drugs and NDA approvals)
  • Work with a very talented team of seasoned of Physician/Scientists and industry drug developers
  • Work in a highly collaborative work culture/environment
  • Be part of a team led by a very strong manager, leader and mentor
  • Receive a very attractive benefits package (i.e. bonus, equity awards, 401k company contributions, pension plan, vacation, holidays, work from home/telecommuting and more)


  • MD degree
  • Hematologist and/or Oncologist
  • Board Certification is highly preferred
  • Several years of Clinical Research and Drug Development experience gained in industry
  • Any Immuno-Oncology Research and/or Drug Development experience is a plus, not required
  • Strong communication skills: strong writing and oral communication skills
  • Personal attributes: team player, collaborative, inquisitive, learner, flexible attitude


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

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

Email: | Phone: 973-656-0220 x 711

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