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Executive Director, Late Stage Neuroscience Assessment Job
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Executive Director, Late Stage Neuroscience Assessment-LIC000130
 
Description
 
Merck is a global healthcare leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines, biologic therapies, and consumer care and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.
 
Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of people like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.
Qualifications
 
Education Requirement:
 
- Degree qualified – MD or PhD in biological/medical
 
Required:
 
- 8 plus years relevant experience in the biopharma industry with good understanding of drug discovery and development process and broad knowledge of the biotech and healthcare sector.
- Deep knowledge and hands on experience in neuroscience research and development.
- Good understanding of industry trend and competitive landscape in neuroscience.
- Strong business acumen and ability to translate scientific and technical information to frame attractive business opportunity.
- Stong interpersonal, analytical, critical-thinking, verbal and written communication skills.
- Impeccable organizational skills, operational skills, and ability to understand the content of and memorialize interactions potential partners. Ability to communicate and understand key mechanism of action of all relevant compounds.
- Strong leadership skills and proven ability to influence others to reach common goals as well as act independently.
- Must possess the executive presence to facilitate the decision making process among Merck Senior Executives.
- Demonstrated success in identifying, evaluating and execution of significant neuroscience partnerships and alliances resulting in substantial impact to the company.
 
Preferred:
 
- Business development experience and established business development network in biopharmaceutical industry
- 3 plus yrs postdoctorial or clinical training experience
- Clinical development experience is desirable
Our employees are the key to our company’s success. We demonstrate our commitment to our employees by offering a competitive and valuable rewards program. Merck’s benefits are designed to support the wide range of goals, needs and lifestyles of our employees, and many of the people that matter the most in their lives.
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