Director, Analytical Chemistry (Creative Design)
Looking for a chance to make a meaningful difference in the oncology space? Taiho Oncology is on a mission: to improve the lives of patients with cancer, their families, and caregivers. Our “People first” approach means we also highly value our employees, who work relentlessly to help execute our mission. Taiho's success is founded on ensuring we always act with accountability, collaboration, and trust. By following these guiding principles, we earn and maintain the confidence of patients, the global healthcare community, collaborators and partners, and each other. Together, we are working on cutting-edge science and growing our portfolio and pipeline across a range of tumor types to address the ongoing and evolving needs of patients. Advanced technology, a world-class clinical development organization, and state-of-the-art facilities: these and other resources empower us to innovate and touch the lives of more and more patients. It's our work, our passion, and our legacy. We invite you to join us.
Employee Value Proposition
Taiho is in the process of expanding its CMC development capabilities to the US. As a part of that this position is being created to open up an opportunity for an experienced analytical chemist to join a growing team that is focused on CMC development activities working with our labs/facilities in Japan and CDMOs with whom we have development contracts. This position will give the incumbent an opportunity to leverage their experience to provide oversight for analytical development for drug substance and drug products for small molecules (and biologics as portfolio evolves) in the therapeutic area of Oncology.
The Director, Analytical Chemistry will be responsible to provide oversight for analytical development and validation of methods for small molecule Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) & Drug products (DP). All development projects are carried out entirely by outsourcing with various contract research or manufacturing organizations Contract Research Organization/Contract Manufacturing Organization (CRO/CMO) or in collaboration with Taiho Pharmaceutical Company in Japan. Candidates should possess advanced analytical chemistry skills combined with exceptional project leadership, organization, and communication skills.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
The pay range for this position at commencement of employment is expected to be between $188k and $221k annually; however, base pay offered may vary depending on multiple individualized factors, including market location, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. The total compensation package for this position may also include other elements, including a sign-on bonus, and discretionary awards in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits (including 401(k) eligibility and various paid time off benefits, such as PTO, and parental leave), dependent on the position offered. Details of participation in these benefit plans will be provided if an employee receives an offer of employment. If hired, employee will be in an “at-will position” and the Company reserves the right to modify base salary (as well as any other discretionary payment or compensation program) at any time, including for reasons related to individual performance, Company or individual department/team performance, and market factors.
If hired, employee will be in an “at-will position” and the Company reserves the right to modify base salary (as well as any other discretionary payment or compensation program) at any time, including for reasons related to individual performance, Company or individual department/team performance, and market factors.