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Medical Director Clinical Development


Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

Job Function:  Clinical Development
Job ID:  65073

Help us transform patients' lives.

At UCB, we put our heart, soul and skills into making a difference for people living with severe diseases.  Working together to push the boundaries, we blend the best of our talents to unlock innovation. Will you join us in this pioneering adventure? 



To strengthen our Clinical Development Practice, based in our UCB sites in Raleigh, NC or, Monheim, Germany we are looking to fill the position of: Medical Director (Associate or Director).


As a UCB Medical Director you like to work in an environment where you can:

  • Be innovative in clinical drug development and your assessment of current and future treatment strategies
  • Deliver thorough and ethical scientific/clinical safety data analysis to show value for patients
  • Work together with internal and external stakeholders to find solutions for patients living with severe diseases

You will contribute by:

  • Providing medical and scientific expertise into project and study teams to successfully develop and execute clinical development plans including clinical study protocols and reports, regulatory submission documents, and other clinical documents
  • Ensuring the study-related safety of the subjects in the clinical trials through appropriate medical monitoring of studies on an ongoing basis
  • Providing training and ongoing input to all members of the Clinical Team and the Clinical Study Team on medical/scientific issues related to the therapeutic field in question
  • Serving as a key global medical/scientific spokesperson for UCB with the internal and external community including various regulatory and governmental agencies
  • Interested? For this position you’ll need the following education, experience and skills:
  • Medical qualification (MD) required 
  • Board certification or other relevant higher medical and academic qualification in neurology preferred
  • Experience in clinical practice in relevant discipline preferred
  • Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in biopharmaceutical industry in clinical development
  • Clear and articulate verbal, written and presentation skills with good command of the English language and the appropriate comportment to represent UCB internationally at meetings and congresses 
  • Strong team player with ability to work in global diverse matrix teams and to build effective working relationships at all levels in the organization 






About Us

At UCB, we come together every day to work, laser-focused, on a simple question: How will this create value for people living with severe diseases? By putting patients at the heart of everything we do, our approach – from discovery to development to delivery – is continuously transformed and designed around patient needs and their journey.

With a team of approximately 7,500 employees worldwide operations in more than 40 countries, we are a global biopharmaceutical company investing more than a quarter of our revenue in cutting-edge scientific research. We are focused on addressing chronic, neurological, immunological, and bone diseases. We are looking for people with passion and empathy who develop a real understanding of patient’s needs and can deliver thoughtful solutions to decisionmakers across the heath care ecosystem.

Curious to know more? Please visit our website www.ucb.com.


UCB and its subsidiaries encourage diversity and inclusion in the workplace; we are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/age/sexual orientation/gender identity.

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