Early Phase R&D Physician - Immunology

Early Phase R&D Physician - Immunology

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Clinical Research

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  • Salary:

    £65000 - £100000 per annum + car, bonus, healthcare, pension etc.

  • Contact:

    Oliver Gould

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  • Published:

    about 3 years ago

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Early Phase Research Physician - Immunology

Pharma-Partners is working with an innovative pharmaceutical company to hire a Research Physician to work in their Early Phase Immunology team. The role will be involved in all aspects of early drug development and be primarily accountable for delivering novel candidates through to proof of concept.

The opportunity to join this sizable medical team has arisen through ongoing expansion of the business. Under the guidance of the VP of Early Drug Development you will be involved across various strategic, leadership, and operational activities.


  • Provide medical expertise to Immunology projects in early stages of development
  • Successfully deliver novel candidates through to proof of concept
  • Provide clinical leadership for projects across Phase I & IIa
  • Work cross functionally with key teams to comprise the development plan and ensure high quality
  • Input into overall early drug development strategy
  • Provide therapeutic expertise to other functions to achieve business goals
  • Act as the Study Physician for early drug development studies
  • Develop and maintain relationships with KOLs relevant to the Immunology candidates
  • Gather KOL insights and utilise study methodologies that can be applied to programs


  • Medically qualified (MBBS, MBChB, MD or equivalent) plus further post-graduate qualification (eg. PhD)
  • GMC registration or equivalent
  • Therapeutic area experience from clinical medicine or industry in Immunology (Rheumatology, Dermatology, Allergy)
  • Experience as a Sub- or Principal-Investigator (as a practicing clinician or in industry)
  • Experience in Phase I or IIa
  • Leadership qualities
  • Excellent communications skills

Remuneration & Benefits:

  • Competitive basic salary plus benefits package to include company car/car allowance, bonus, and long-term incentives
  • Excellent flexible working policy and once up to speed can be worked remotely the majority of the time

To apply for this position please use the "Apply" option or feel free to send your CV directly to the Pharma-Partners team via email info@pharma-partners.co.uk