Senior Translational Research for Immuno-Oncology (m/f)

Department : Clinical Development
Reference : STRIO130417
Date : 14/04/2017
Place : Suresnes - France


Within the Oncology Pole of Therapeutic Innovation of our R&D, and under the supervision of the Translational Research Director, we are looking for a:

Senior Translational Research for Immuno-Oncology
Permanent contract based in the Head Office in Suresnes, Paris Area

You accompany the development of Servier Immuno-Oncology (I-O) products by bringing innovation to and supervising the translational programmes.

You provide guidance to Translational Research Scientists involved in these programmes.

Key activities:

  • Ensure that the I-O translational programmes are on track and coherent with the company’s I-O strategy and objectives
  • Provide input and innovation to clinicians regarding I-O translational support for ongoing and new development programmes
  • Manage a team of I-O translational scientists
  • Ensure cross-fertilisation of the I-O translational programmes
  • Contribute to the creation and animation of a solid network of I-O translational scientists in academic and clinical centres

Contribute directly to the evaluation of I-O in-licensing opportunities

To successfully achieve this mission, here are below the detailed personal and professional skills needed:

  • MD or PharmD with PhD in laboratory translational research
  • Experience in translational research in I-O drug development in industry or biotech (8 years)
  • Proficient in English (French speaking/understanding is a plus, and willing to learn French is key)
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Track record in scientific communication with first author publications and presentations at relevant scientific congresses
  • Entrepreneur, innovative, resilient, and with a sense of urgency