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Director or Senior Director, Clinical Research – Oncology

Your new role
As a Director or Senior Director within our Oncology Clinical Development group, you will be part of a team focusing on running early phase clinical studies including preclinical research, first in man studies and through to early phase clinical studies.

As a key senior position within the clinical development group this role will be a leadership position providing operational & strategic level input; management of stakeholders as well as potentially line management responsibilities for the right candidate.

What are we looking for?
You will have a medical qualification and demonstrated experience in a Clinical Development / Clinical Research role gained within a Pharmaceutical, CRO or related environment including early phase study experience.

Specific experience in Oncology (solid tumour) studies either currently or previously is essential.

What we offer in return
Eisai offers a competitive salary and excellent wider benefits package.

You will also be based from our excellent Knowledge Centre facility, which provides a great, collaborative working environment coupled with a campus feel including facilities such as restaurant, coffee shop and dry cleaning services.

What you need to do next
If you are interested in this position, please click the ‘click here to apply’ at the bottom or top of this advert. On submitting an application please include a copy of your CV for review. On applying, you will be asked for your current salary / package details, your notice period and your current location – applications without this information may not be considered.

If you have any questions, please contact us on

We aim to respond to all successful applications as soon as possible. However please note unfortunately due to the volume of applications received we are unable to respond to unsuccessful applications.

Eisai recruitment staff may need to contact you during ‘office hours’. Please make sure any e-mail addresses or phone numbers you give us are sufficiently private and confidential for us to use when contacting you.

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Salary & Benefits


Employment Type

Full Time, Permanent


Clinical Research, Oncology

Report to Position

Executive Director, Clinical Research, OBG


EMEA Knowledge Centre, Hatfield, Hertfordshire

Business Area

Oncology Clinical Research