Clinical Expert, NK

We are Kiadis, a biopharmaceutical company that focusses on the treatments of blood cancers aiming to make bone marrow transplantations, safer and more efficient.

As we are a growing company, we are looking to further strengthen our Clinical department with a Clinical Expert, NK based on the East Coast, in the United States.

The role

As a Clinical Expert, you deliver clinical expertise on NK cells to multiple departments. You are responsible for providing the clinical input and clinical oversight for early or late-stage NK cell clinical development programs. Strategic responsibilities include design and execution of clinical development plans for NK cell products from preclinical research, First in Man studies through Phase I/II/III Clinical Trials. In your day to day you will:

  • Direct the integration of the Clinical Development Plan (CDP) and the Drug Development Plan with strong cross-functional collaboration.
  • Lead the development of Clinical Protocols to meet CDP objectives.
  • Serve as Study Director and drive the execution of the study from protocol concept to final report including interpretation of clinical data
  • Serve as the Medical Monitor for all NK corporate-sponsored study or clinical program, review and monitor study safety data.
  • Implement strategies to identify, monitor and resolve clinical/program trial issues.
  • Collaborate with Medical Affairs in the development and organization of Advisory Board meetings (e.g., agenda-setting), and identifying and liaising with KOLs regarding program strategy and scientific advice.
  • In collaboration with the Product Development Lead and the Project Manager set key deadlines and project milestones within the function.
  • Comply with all applicable laws/regulations of each country in which we do business.
  • Demonstrate high ethical behavior at all times, whether dealing with colleagues, vendors, patients, or physicians.

The ideal candidate

We are looking for someone that is experienced in immuno-oncology and general immunology. That has an understanding of the interactions of the different components of the immune system and how NK cell function. In addition, we are looking for someone with the following requirements:

  • Medical Degree with 7+ years’ experience, Ph.D. and Pharm D with 12+-years’ experience, must have clinical development experience
  • If MD, Board Certification or Eligibility in Oncology is preferred; will consider candidates with Oncology Clinical Development experience in lieu of Board Certification.
  • Demonstrated competence as Study Director/Medical Monitor and prior experience working with the FDA or EMA on responses to inquiries for study-related information. Previous presentations to FDA and EMA are a plus.
  • Clinical trial experience in the setting of the pharmaceutical industry with demonstrated experience and involvement in clinical trial design or execution, oncology, heme malignancies, and transplant preferred.
  • Fluency in English, other languages are a plus.

What we offer

A challenging position in an innovative, fast-growing, biotechnology company. Working in a fast-paced dynamic environment brings the opportunity to make your mark within the organization.

You will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package, the opportunity for personal development and to contribute to making a huge difference for patients.


Kiadis Pharma is an equal opportunity employer. We understand that diversity of thought, culture and background will help us do the best for our patients. We prohibit unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, disability, marital and veteran status. 

Note to External Recruiters: All candidate activity and open positions are managed strictly through our Talent Acquisition Department. We kindly request that recruiters not contact employees/hiring managers directly in an attempt to solicit business and present candidates. Submission of unsolicited resumes prior to an agreement set in place between the Talent Acquisition Department and the recruiting agency will not create any implied obligation.  


About Kiadis Pharma

Kiadis Pharma is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing innovative products to make bone marrow transplantations safer and more effective for patients. Kiadis Pharma believes that its innovative products have the potential to address the current risks and limitations connected with allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT), thereby meeting a significant unmet medical need with its products.

More about Kiadis Pharma

Contact information

Kiadis Pharma
Paasheuvelweg 25A
1105 BP Amsterdam
The Netherlands

+31 (0)20 240 52 50
+31 (0)20 240 52 51