ProClinical is seeking a dynamic individual with industry experience in molecular biology or genetics to fill the role of Associate Director of Molecular Biology, based in the greater Philadelphia area. The candidate will provide expertise in molecular medicine technologies to support drug discovery efforts in oncology. They will also be an integral part of an expanding effort to identify and validate potential oncology or immune-oncology targets and providing leadership on the application and interpretation of genomic based approachesResponsibilitiesProvide expertise in the design and interpretation of molecular, genetic and genomic experiments.Supervise and mentor scientists responsible for generating molecular biology assays and reagents for target validation, drug discovery efforts and biomarker discovery.Contribute to ongoing target discovery and validation efforts.Collaborate with informatics group to develop tools for analyzing and integrating genetic, \omics,\ and chemical biology data to advance new target portfolio.Scout, evaluate and integrate new technologies for genetic, molecular or phenotypic analysis of gene/protein function.Skills And RequirementsPhD in molecular biology, cancer biology or genetics or related discipline.7 years' experience in the biotech or pharmaceutical industry.Track record of applying innovative techniques to the discovery/validation of new cancer targets.Strong understanding of bioinformatic strategies/tools to support target discovery.Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.To Apply:Please click on the Apply button. Please include a short note outlining why you are interested in the role and why you think you are suitable.In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Yannick Dada at ( 1) 6467418433 or upload your resume on our website - www.proclinical.com.A full job description is available on request.ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.
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A tier-1 supplier that has made placements into all of the top 10 Pharmaceutical companies, ProClinical has successfully placed over 1000 professionals within brand pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, medical device, contract manufacturing and clinical research organisations within the European Life Sciences industry. As well as investing heavily into researching, approaching and contacting new passive candidates, we maintain a large database of candidates worldwide, constantly innovating and adapting to changes within the industry. This means that our consultants are well positioned and well equipped to deliver excellent results to candidates and clients alike. What puts ProClinical ahead of its rivals? Our consultants benefit from having a Life Sciences degree and previous industry experience All our consultants are thoroughly trained in executive search techniques. We invest heavily in generating research data for proactively approaching passive candidates. We have access to the most advanced resources and facilities. We adhere to the REC Code of Ethics as well as our own set of Company Values.