Job title: Head of Research & Development
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Singapore
Job published: 2021-08-20
Job ID: 32454
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Job Description

  • Lead role
  • Fast expanding BioTech set up
  • Preclinical/Clinical


Our client - a BioTech firm is currently in search of a Head of Research and Development due to business needs.

Reporting to the Chief Scientific Officer, you will be responsible for building a high performance team to contribute to the team’s innovation and IP creation which is directly relevant to the business growth.

You will be required to design and implement research and development protocols or projects and develop business plans and budgets to execute an annual and multi- year R & D plan. Suitable applicants should possess Life Sciences degree or related discipline with 12 to 15 years of relevant experience overseeing R & D projects with deep understanding of the core principals of research and development on the adoption of new technology and equipment to improve the organisation's operations and business.

You should be a strategic and creative thinker with excellent problem solving skills and a clear communicator as you will be working closely with the CEO, CSO and Project Manager.

Ideally, you should possess a PHD (good to have) with successful experience in pre- clinical & clinical phase 1-4 trials of new drugs and designing clinical programs. You should be knowledgable and experienced in technical packages that are required to deliver an IND submission.


Suitable applicants may write in to with resume for more in- depth discussion.

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