Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Global Clinical Leader Cardiology and Nephrology (m/f/d)

Your tasks and responsibilities

  • Lead the Clinical Team, a cross-functional, multinational team of internal experts and be member (m/f/d) of the Global Project Team representing the Clinical Development Group
  • Set project-related objectives with Clinical Team members, provide input to their annual performance evaluation (PMP completed by the functional line manager) as well as request Clinical Team members and clarify resource availability with global functional heads
  • Prepare the Clinical Development Plan (CDP) including an operational plan with high level resource planning, manage the clinical timelines and manage the clinical budget (external clinical grants and ARO/CRO management fees)
  • Be responsible for the ongoing risk/benefit assessment of a compound until approval in a main country as well as analyze incoming clinical data, relevant medical and scientific information and initiate actions or decisions as appropriate
  • Be accountable for communication of medical project and study strategy, study results and clinical project results to internal and external bodies (e.g. regulatory authorities), be responsible for defining the strategic approach and manage preparation of medical sections of key regulatory documents (ISE, ISS, expert report)
  • Prepare assessments and recommendations at decision points and present them together with the Global Project Head (GPH) to the Development Management Committee
  • Provide medical expertise to strategic marketing (for marketed products) and new product commercialization strategy (for development projects), define together with the Global Medical Affairs Physician the publication strategy as well as establish and maintain appropriate external scientific consultancy/committees and assist in advocacy development
  • Provide medical assessment of in- and out-licensing opportunities of development projects, foster patient-centric trial designs and consider patient involvement in clinical development as well as trial design planning


Who you are

  • Medical degree (MD) with broad and proven extensive professional and academic track record
  • Board certification in nephrology or a closely related medical specialty is preferred
  • In-depth understanding of the drug development and commercialization process with a base of several years of experience in clinical research/medical science and drug development including cardiovascular indications
  • Experience with registration trials and MAA/NDA submission is preferred
  • Strategic thinker (m/f/d) who takes delight in tapping into new fields, while executing responsibilities with knowledge, accuracy, persistence, resilience and creativity seeking to work both independently and collaboratively
  • Proven leadership, motivational and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to achieve results even under tough circumstances
  • High degree of self-initiative as well as ability to work in an international and multicultural team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English

Your application

Are you looking for a new challenge where you can show your passion for innovation? Are you interested in working as part of a global team to improve people’s lives? Then send us your online application including cover letter, CV and references.




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Country: Germany
Location: Berlin, Wuppertal-Aprath
Reference Code: 44570
Functional Area: [sap_fa_16]
Entry Level: 5