Associate Director, Clinical Pharmacology
Location:
San Diego , California
Posted:
October 20, 2017
Reference:
2016673547

We have an exciting opening for a Clinical Pharmacologist with a PhD, Pharm.D (with fellowship) or an MD degree with at least 5-10 years of academic/industry experience. Under the guidance of a group lead in San Francisco, you will be an integral member of the Pfizer Oncology Clinical Pharm team, supporting a highly visible late stage immuno-oncology program. The successful candidate must demonstrate quantitative pharmacology skills, scientific reasoning, regulatory affairs skills, strong written and verbal communication skills, exploratory graphical analysis skills, study design and report writing skills. Responsibilities Act as the primary clinical pharmacology lead providing clinical pharmacology expertise to a multidisciplinary study team for a late-stage immuno-oncology program. Under the supervision of the ClinPharm group leader the candidate will work closely with clinicians, statisticians, translational oncology and clinical operations colleagues to design, conduct and report results of clinical trials. Responsible for designing and implementing dose finding strategies to ensure optimal dose and dosing regimens in clinical trials. Able to analyze pharmacokinetic data and integrate this knowledge into the clinical trials and the overall clinical program. Draft clinical pharmacology components of protocols, clinical development plans and regulatory documents. Qualifications A Ph.D., Pharm.D. or equivalent training in pharmacokinetics, pharmaceutical sciences or related disciplines is required. 5-10 years of academic/industry experience. Able to apply pharmacokinetic and pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic concepts, including the modeling and simulation to clinical trial design. Strong technical proficiency in pharmacokinetic software (e.g WinNonlin, NONMEM, S+Plus, etc.) is preferred. Proven record in clinical drug development with experience in oncology. Prior experience with large molecules and/or immuno-oncology or immunology is desirable. Excellent communicator with strong interpersonal skills and possess the ability to work collaboratively and independently. EEO & Employment Eligibility Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer. Sunshine Act Pfizer reports payments and other transfers of value to health care providers as required by federal and state transparency laws and implementing regulations. These laws and regulations require Pfizer to provide government agencies with information such as a health care provider's name, address and the type of payments or other value received, generally for public disclosure. Subject to further legal review and statutory or regulatory clarification, which Pfizer intends to pursue, reimbursement of recruiting expenses for licensed physicians may constitute a reportable transfer of value under the federal transparency law commonly known as the Sunshine Act. Therefore, if you are a licensed physician who incurs recruiting expenses as a result of interviewing with Pfizer that we pay or reimburse, your name, address and the amount of payments made currently will be reported to the government. If you have questions regarding this matter, please do not hesitate to contact your Talent Acquisition representative. Additional Details: This job is Pfizer Exempt US Grade: 14 Additional Location Information: La Jolla, CA Eligible for Relocation Package Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus A career at Pfizer offers opportunity, ownership and impact. All over the world, Pfizer colleagues work together to positively impact health for everyone, everywhere. Our colleagues have the opportunity to grow and develop a career that offers both individual and company success; be part of an ownership culture that values diversity and where all colleagues are energized and engaged; and the ability to impact the health and lives of millions of people. Pfizer, a global leader in the bio-pharmaceutical industry, is continuously seeking top talent who are inspired by our purpose to innovate to bring therapies to patients that significantly improve their lives. Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.


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