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Senior Director ADME / DMPK

  • Full Time
  • Europe


𝐒𝐞𝐧𝐢𝐨𝐫 𝐃𝐢𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐨𝐫, 𝐃𝐫𝐮𝐠 𝐃𝐢𝐬𝐩𝐨𝐬𝐢𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧, 𝐀𝐃𝐌𝐄

This is an on-site role in the USA.

World-leading global pharmaceutical company searching for a passionate leader for a dynamic position, guiding and leading a multifaceted group of ADME scientists focused on the ADME/PK support of biologics and hybrid modalities.

The successful candidate must have not only an established history of people management and scientific leadership but also a collaborative and innovative approach to challenge historical workflows and drive a new standard of excellence

This Pharma is committed to incorporating novel modalities in drug discovery and delivery, and arguably the most exciting pipeline in industry right now with 4/5 launches (including blockbusters) expected soon.

Essential functions:

  • Lead a group of scientists with ADME/PK responsibilities across therapeutic areas from discovery through the late stages of drug development.
  • Provide scientific and administrative leadership. Allocate and prioritize resources, collaborate on scientific and business issues
  • Review and approve Drug Disposition study designs, regulatory reports, methods, standard operating procedures, and other documents sent externally
  • Review Drug Disposition global regulatory submission documents and responses, Tox/Drug Disposition plans, data packages prepared for internal governance committees and in-license / out-license data packages for content and quality
  • Represent ADME on cross-functional critical initiatives
  • Evaluate new technologies, techniques, study designs or equipment and assess the applicability to current or future functional area needs


  • PhD in a scientific field preferably related to drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics (DMPK) or pharmaceutical sciences
  • 5+ years of job experience in a DMPK-related field
  • Prior group leadership/people management experience


  • Experience with drug discovery and/or development and knowledge of regulatory processes
  • Experience with PK/drug disposition of one or more of the following: biologics, peptides, siRNA, gene therapies
  • Experience with small molecule ADME/PK


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