Associate Medical Director
Clinical Research Cardiovascular
Updated on 4/13/2024
Cytokinetics

201-500 employees

Develops drugs for muscle-related debilitating diseases
Company Overview
Cytokinetics stands out as a leader in the biopharmaceutical industry with its specialized focus on muscle biology and the development of first-in-class muscle activators and next-in-class muscle inhibitors, addressing debilitating diseases where muscle performance is compromised. The company's commitment to positively impacting patients' lives is reflected in its culture, fostering resilience and fortitude among its employees. Recognized as a top workplace by the San Francisco Business Times, Fortune, and Great Place to Work-Certified, Cytokinetics offers a supportive and rewarding environment that encourages innovation and industry leadership.
Biotechnology

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$1.2B

Founded

1998

Headquarters

South San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

7%

2 year growth

49%
Locations
San Bruno, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Marketing
Customer Service
CategoriesNew
Medical, Clinical & Veterinary
Physicians & Surgeons
Requirements
  • MD, MD/PhD, or DO degree with cardiology board certification by the American Board of Internal Medicine
  • 4+ years in clinical development in a biotechnology or pharmaceutical company or related experience
  • Sub-specialty training and prior industry experience in the clinical development of cardiovascular therapeutics
  • Knowledge of CDER regulations/ICH
  • Understanding of pharmaceutical safety reporting and surveillance requirements
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and presentation skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Desire to work within a multidisciplinary team
  • Computer literacy
  • Ability to work internationally
Responsibilities
  • Serve as a source of medical expertise for clinical project teams
  • Provide input to decisions that have medical, scientific, and future marketing implications
  • Provide medical input into the design, planning, initiation and completion of clinical trials
  • Manage the preparation of the medical components of study protocols and IND and other regulatory submissions
  • Serve as the medical monitor for the successful conduct, integrity, and safety of patients in our clinical trials
  • Partner with Research, Regulatory Affairs, Medical Affairs, Biometrics, Clinical Operations, Safety, Quality Assurance, Product Development, Business Development, and Management to formulate and implement comprehensive clinical trial plans
  • Establish communications and relationships with prominent clinical investigators in the area of cardiovascular disease
  • Attend appropriate scientific meetings to maintain awareness of research activities and represents a project and/or Company at such external events
  • Apply the strategic intent of the Company when working with regulatory bodies such as FDA, and with key opinion leaders
  • Perform product safety medical reviews for assigned investigational drugs
  • Ensure an appropriate level of customer service to internal and external customers