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J&J Family of Companies Medical Director, Bladder - Global Medical Affairs Oncology in Topeka, Kansas

Medical Director, Bladder - Global Medical Affairs Oncology - 2406186069W


At Johnson & Johnson, we believe health is everything. Our strength in healthcare innovation empowers us to build a world where complex diseases are prevented, treated, and cured, where treatments are smarter and less invasive, and solutions are personal. Through our expertise in Innovative Medicine and MedTech, we are uniquely positioned to innovate across the full spectrum of healthcare solutions today to deliver the breakthroughs of tomorrow, and profoundly impact health for humanity. Learn more at https://www.jnj.com/.

Johnson & Johnson is currently seeking a Medical Director, Bladder to join our team in Raritan, NJ. The preferred location for this position is Raritan, N but consideration could be given to other locations.

The Medical Director, Bladder - Global Medical Affairs Oncology, will be a member of the Global Medical Affairs team, leading the conduct of a global clinical study using the portfolio of compounds at Janssen with the aim of building curative regimens for patients with bladder cancer. The Senior Medical Director will work under the leadership of the Senior Global Medical Affairs Leader, with the focus on leading a global medical affairs worldwide study. In addition, they will work closely with senior R&D Clinical Leaders, working closely towards the goal of advancing the science and development of our compounds towards cure. The Senior Medical Director will be a standing member of the Global Medical Affairs Leadership team, Global Medical Affairs teams, and an ad hoc member of the bladder clinical teams.

The role requires a high-performing and energetic individual who demonstrates outstanding scientific knowledge applicable to bladder clinical research and the highest personal and ethical standards. Experience in running and the conduct of global or highly complex studies is a key area of expertise needed for this individual.

The Medical Director will lead the development of protocol writing for and operational execution of bladder clinical studies. They will also be critically involved in external engagement of bladder experts involved in this study, both supporting the scientific advocacy and scientific engagement of the medical community. The Medical Director will participate in the interpretation and reporting of the results of the research, including any appropriate health authority interaction. They will also evaluate scientific information and new ideas to assist in identifying new research opportunities. The Medical Director, Bladder will also support other clinically related medical affairs activities across our portfolio around our pursuit of building regimens towards cure. They will also assess external clinical research proposals involving company products and manuscripts that are being prepared for publication. The Medical Director will act as a liaison between the company and clinical investigators. Importantly, they will lead the internal study working group for this global study, working with R&D regional Medical Affairs colleagues.



  • This position requires a minimum of an advanced degree in medicine (i.e. M.D. or equivalent).

  • A trained Urologist or Uro-Oncologist, or an individual with substantial previous experience in conducting clinical studies is highly desired.

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a clinical research position in an academically-based research institute or within the pharmaceutical industry is highly preferred.

  • Knowledge of basic and clinical cancer research and its application to drug development is required.

  • Experience specifically in bladder, is highly desired, with experience working with experts in the medical community.

  • Good oral, written, and presentation skills (including report development) are essential.

  • Successful work experience in a matrix team environment is preferred.

  • Ability to lead a cross functional study team is required.

  • A strong commitment to oncology clinical research and the ability to work well within a team setting are essential.

  • This position requires up to 20% annual travel (international as well as domestic). The anticipated base pay range for this position is $187,000 to $322,000. Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. ERADICATE CANCER

Primary Location NA-US-New Jersey-Raritan

Other Locations NA-United States

Organization Janssen Global Services, LLC (6085)

Relocation Eligible: Yes - Within Country

Job Function Medical Affairs

Req ID: 2406186069W