Medical Director
Medical Affairs
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Editas Medicine

201-500 employees

Clinical stage genome editing for disease treatment
Company Overview
Editas Medicine stands out as a leader in the field of genomic medicine, leveraging the potential of CRISPR gene editing technology to develop treatments for serious diseases. The company fosters a vibrant culture, encouraging collaboration and resilience among its team of 'Editors', and is committed to manufacturing and commercializing durable, precision genomic medicines. With a robust pipeline of treatments in development, Editas Medicine is not only repairing broken genes but also shaping the future of medicine.
Biotechnology

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$884.6M

Founded

2013

Headquarters

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

10%

1 year growth

17%

2 year growth

10%
Locations
Cambridge, MA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
CategoriesNew
Medical, Clinical & Veterinary
Healthcare Administration & Support
Physicians & Surgeons
Requirements
  • Advanced degree in a scientific discipline (M.D., PhD or PharmD)
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience in Medical Affairs
  • Strategic thinking and commitment to innovation
  • Strong interpersonal, influencing, and project management skills
  • Ability to manage competing priorities and projects
  • Ability to take initiative and solve complex and challenging problems
  • Ability to effectively influence and collaborate with partners across divisions in a matrix environment
  • Ability to travel 5-10%
Responsibilities
  • Lead the development of scientific and medical affairs plans for innovative gene editing medicines
  • Interface with key internal and external stakeholders across multiple teams
  • Organize expert input events (advisory boards and expert input forums)
  • Utilize technical expertise in clinical trial design and drug development
  • Communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders
  • Monitor and analyze medical and scientific data
  • Provide leadership to support product development, medical launch, and commercialization
  • Identify and build critical external relationships with US thought leaders and communities
  • Participate in developing, planning, and execution of an evidence generation plan strategy