Careers

DAVA Oncology is a growing, entrepreneurial company with a wealth of career opportunity.  We aim to provide a work environment that fosters the development of ambitious new graduates, as well as seasoned Oncology professionals who are looking to have a more hands-on approach to expediting drug development.  DAVA recognizes that each employee brings their own unique skill-set, resulting in dynamic teams and the success of our work. Our camaraderie, strong work ethic, and positive work environment lend to quality results, as we continue to make our mark in the Oncology drug development world.   

If you feel you are suitable candidate for one of our openings and would like to join our dedicated team of employees, we encourage you to apply.

Customer Service

Job Summary

DAVA is seeking an experienced, highly motivated, results-oriented pharmaceutical sales professional to execute its sales strategies and tactics.  This customer-facing role will be responsible for sales goals and business objectives.  Key skills will be cultivating long-lasting relationships with clients and providing external project and account management and support to executed sales, as well as soliciting additional business opportunities where appropriate.

Customer service professionals will also contribute to the development of regular sales reports and metrics, create detailed presentations and pitches, aid in proposal development, and travel to client sites and to oncology-focused conferences. 

Require 40-50% travel expected; position is office-based in Dallas, Texas. 

Products and Services Overview

  • Library of syndicated research tools, including Tumor COMPASSES™ and Pathway NAVIGATORS™
  • Targeted strategic intelligence, including customized disease and competitive landscapes, cancer congress coverage, advisory boards, and clinical development planning
  • Meeting planning and facilitation of accrual workshops, investigator meetings, regional summits, and dinner programs
  • Targeted strategic meeting organization and acquisition of participants for all programs
  • Clinical trial acceleration services
  • Additional service offerings can be found at www.oneonc.com, www.omi.com and www.davaonc.com

Minimum Qualifications

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Graduate from an accredited university preferably with a focus on biology, business, and/or related disciplines
  • An entrepreneurial spirit, ability to drive for results, and creative / resilient problem-solver
  • Prior healthcare / sciences outside sales background with a history of success is a plus
  • Oncology or hematology experience is a plus  
  • Industry clinical research or hospital/out-patient clinical research experience is a plus

DAVA Oncology Overview

DAVA Oncology, LP is a clinical and strategic consulting company devoted to accelerating cancer drug development.  Since 2007, we have focused on changing the oncology treatment landscape by assisting pharmaceutical companies accelerate their drug development timelines.  Our team is comprised of professionals with a history of long-term successes and experience in the clinical oncology, pharmaceutical, and biotech industries.  This is an exciting opportunity to join an established company led by highly successful entrepreneurs.

If you are excited by the opportunity to improve patient care and accelerate the drug development process, please submit a resume and cover letter to Human Resources, jobs@davaonc.com or fax to (214)-889-7070 or apply online. No phone calls please.

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External Sales

Job Summary

DAVA is seeking an experienced, highly motivated, results-oriented pharmaceutical sales professional to execute its sales strategies and tactics.  This customer-facing role will be responsible for sales goals and business objectives.  Key skills will be cultivating long-lasting relationships with clients and implementing the annual sales plan.  Uncovering sales obstacles and providing actionable solutions are and expected.

Sales professionals will also contribute to the development of regular sales reports and metrics, create detailed presentations and pitches, aid in proposal development, and travel to client sites and to oncology-focused conferences. 

Require 50-70% travel expected; position is office-based in Dallas, Texas. 

Products and Services Overview

  • Library of syndicated research tools, including Tumor COMPASSES™ and Pathway NAVIGATORS™
  • Targeted strategic intelligence, including customized disease and competitive landscapes, cancer congress coverage, advisory boards, and clinical development planning
  • Meeting planning and facilitation of accrual workshops, investigator meetings, regional summits, and dinner programs
  • Targeted strategic meeting organization and acquisition of participants for all programs
  • Clinical trial acceleration services
  • Additional service offerings can be found at www.oneonc.com, www.omi.com and www.davaonc.com

Minimum Qualifications

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Graduate from an accredited university preferably with a focus on biology, business, and/or related disciplines
  • An entrepreneurial spirit, ability to drive for results, and creative / resilient problem-solver
  • Prior healthcare / sciences outside sales background with a history of success is a plus
  • Oncology or hematology experience is a plus  
  • Industry clinical research or hospital/out-patient clinical research experience is a plus

DAVA Oncology Overview

DAVA Oncology, LP is a clinical and strategic consulting company devoted to accelerating cancer drug development.  Since 2007, we have focused on changing the oncology treatment landscape by assisting pharmaceutical companies accelerate their drug development timelines.  Our team is comprised of professionals with a history of long-term successes and experience in the clinical oncology, pharmaceutical, and biotech industries.  This is an exciting opportunity to join an established company led by highly successful entrepreneurs. 

If you are excited by the opportunity to improve patient care and accelerate the drug development process, please submit a resume and cover letter to Human Resources, jobs@davaonc.com or fax to (214)-889-7070 or apply online. No phone calls please.

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Research Associate

Job Summary

The Research Associate will support DAVA Oncology’s Strategic Consulting team, ONE Oncology, by assisting in the development of comprehensive oncology learning tools. This is an excellent opportunity for recent graduates with a keen interest in oncology and strong research and writing skills.

Position duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Perusing published literature and public databases
  • Attending clinical oncology conferences, to identify key trials and generate executive summaries
  • Developing a comprehensive scientific and clinical knowledge base for multiple therapeutic areas (tumor types and signaling pathways)
  • Acquiring a deep understanding of the drug development process

Minimum Qualifications

  • Graduate degree in biology, biochemistry, organic chemistry, immunology, molecular biology, biotechnology, or other substantially related field of study
  • Post graduate experience or familiarity with drug development is a plus
  • Experience planning, writing, and reviewing study designs, protocols, data analysis, study reports, and regulatory documents is highly preferred
  • Experience with analytical software or with clinical trials generally is preferred
  • Consistent travel (~50% or more) may be expected
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Highly motivated, organized, meticulous, and collaborative self-starter
  • Communicate effectively in both oral and written form; compose and edit written materials; explain technical concepts in non-technical terms to colleagues and counterparts
  • Work collaboratively and/or individually on multiple projects of varying complexity in a deadline-driven environment

DAVA Oncology Overview

DAVA Oncology, LP is a clinical and strategic consulting company devoted to accelerating cancer drug development.  Since 2007, we have focused on changing the oncology treatment landscape by assisting pharmaceutical companies accelerate their drug development timelines.  Our team is comprised of professionals with a history of long-term successes and experience in the clinical oncology, pharmaceutical, and biotech industries.  This is an exciting opportunity to join an established company led by highly successful entrepreneurs. 

 

If you are excited by the opportunity to improve patient care and accelerate the drug development process, please submit a resume and cover letter to Human Resources, jobs@davaonc.com or fax to (214)-889-7070 or apply online. No phone calls please.

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Clinical Trial Specialist/ Clinical Trial Analyst

About DAVA Oncology:

DAVA Oncology, LP is the leading provider of clinical trial acceleration services and oncology drug development consulting products designed to accelerate research and development timelines. DAVA was founded in 2007 with a mission to facilitate successful cancer drug development through the creation of innovative solutions and services. DAVA’s primary focus is to accelerate the successful completion of cancer clinical trials through the deployment of experienced medical oncologists. In addition, ONE Oncology, a division of DAVA, supports strategic decision making by providing innovative tools to uncover emerging trends, identify clinical opportunities, and track key competitors.

OVERALL RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Clinical Trial Specialist / Analyst (CTSA) will support the Accelerating Clinical Trials (ACT) team by providing patient recruitment solutions to investigators and research staff of oncology clinical trials along with solutions to increase enrollment in cancer and hematology clinical trials. This position requires regular interactions with study staff, including phone conversations, site visits, and e-mail correspondence. The CTSA facilitates regular interaction between DAVA Oncology’s medical oncologist team and sites at which clinical trials are being conducted. The CTS/A assists in the development of tumor and trial specific educational materials for distribution to research staff. CTSAs also report interactions with investigative sites and analyze their impact on clinical trial enrollment.

POSITION DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

   Clinical Trial Support

  • Conducting research on cancer care providers and research centers
  • Preparing information for investigator or research staff calls and accrual visits
  • Contacting research staff to discuss specific research protocols and accrual tools
  • Scheduling and coordinating investigator workshops and teleconferences
  • Entering data on clinical trial performance and communication into internal database
  • Performing other tasks and duties as assigned
  • Regularly developing reports in PowerPoint and analyzing clinical trial data in Excel
  • Developing content for and participating in sponsor teleconferences
  • Traveling to sites and oncology clinics for patient recruitment visits
  • Engaging research staff on specific research protocols and accrual tools

   Analytics

  • Performing quantitative and qualitative data analysis on clinical trial performance
  • Identifying trends, creating forecasts, and calculating key metrics to drive decision making
  • Developing data-based recommendations for senior management and clients
  • Creating new analytical tools, dashboards, and metrics to improve business efficacy
  • Contributing to weekly, monthly, and quarterly reports for Sponsor meetings

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree with coursework in biology, chemistry, health care, or management with an excellent academic record (3.5+ GPA)
  • Preferred: BSN, Masters or PhD in biology, chemistry, health care, management, pharmacy, or nurse education
  • Highly successful Clinical Trial Specialists (generally those with advanced degrees) may be given the opportunity to progress into a Clinical Trial Liaison (CTL) role. The Clinical Trial Liaison role provides more advanced services, including participation on multiple projects, development of scientific presentations

PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS & SKILLS:

  • Keen attention to detail and commitment to high quality
  • Highly organized with ability to prioritize and work efficiently to meet tight deadlines
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written) as demonstrated through professional and academic experiences
  • Ability to work independently or with a team
  • Good critical thinking and proactive problem solving skills
  • Strong computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word and PowerPoint and advanced proficiency in Excel
  • Strong quantitative and qualitative analytical ability as demonstrated through professional and academic experience
  • Entrepreneurial spirit with goal driven attitude
  • Proofreading proficiency is essential

If you are excited by the opportunity to improve patient care and accelerate the drug development process, please submit a resume and cover letter to Human Resources, jobs@davaonc.com or fax to (214)-889-7070 or apply online. No phone calls please.

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Medical Director

About DAVA Oncology:

DAVA Oncology, LP is the leading provider of clinical trial acceleration services and oncology drug development consulting products designed to accelerate research and development timelines. DAVA was founded in 2007 with a mission to facilitate successful cancer drug development through the creation of innovative solutions and services. DAVA’s primary focus is to accelerate the successful completion of cancer clinical trials through the deployment of experienced medical oncologists. In addition, ONE Oncology, a division of DAVA, supports strategic decision making by providing innovative tools to uncover emerging trends, identify clinical opportunities, and track key competitors.

OVERALL RESPONSIBILITIES:

DAVA Oncology specializes in clinical trial acceleration via physician-focused patient recruitment support. DAVA is looking for oncologists with the ability to serve as advocates for clinical trial enrollment with site investigators via telephone and in person contact. Medical Directors will also be expected to interact with personnel from clinical trial sponsors and will serve as lead physicians for DAVA’s efforts to accelerate enrollment to industry-sponsored clinical trials. A board-certified MD/DO with experience in clinical trial design and conduct is required.

POSITION DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Familiarity with clinical trial enrollment challenges and implementation of solutions to overcome accrual barriers is preferred
  • The applicant will remain current with clinical medicine and drug development information relevant to oncology in order to navigate and lead the company’s interests from a medical and business perspective
  • Assist in the development of corporate strategy and the execution of tactical plans to rapidly grow the company in the future
  • Perform other tasks and duties as assigned

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • BC MD/DO with a minimum of 5 years of clinical experience
  • Medical or surgical oncologist
  • Clinical trial experience is required
  • Presentation, moderation and facilitation skills are necessary
  • 25-50% travel is required

PROFESSIONAL REQUIRMENTS & SKILLS:

  • Keen attention to detail and commitment to high quality
  • Highly organized with ability to prioritize and work efficiently to meet tight deadlines
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and the internal drive for results is a must

If you are excited by the opportunity to improve patient care and accelerate the drug development process, please submit a resume and cover letter to Human Resources, jobs@davaonc.com or fax to (214)-889-7070 or apply online. No phone calls please.

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Manager/Director, Scientific Affairs

About DAVA Oncology:

DAVA Oncology, LP, founded in 2007, is the leading provider of clinical trial acceleration services and oncology drug development consulting products designed to accelerate research and development timelines. DAVA’s primary focus is to accelerate the successful completion of cancer clinical trials through the deployment of experienced medical oncologists. In addition, ONE Oncology, a division of DAVA, develops high-quality, data resources and innovative information tools designed to support oncology drug development, new product planning and medical training.

OVERALL RESPONSIBILITIES:

ONE Oncology has an opening for a dynamic Director of Scientific Affairs who is able to demonstrate high level strategic and scientific expertise and guidance across multiple accounts and therapeutic areas (solid & liquid tumor). Specifically, the candidate will need clinical development, new product planning and commercial development knowledge. The position is an exciting opportunity to work in multi-faceted role, providing leadership to the ONE Oncology Scientific Team, interacting with clients and assisting in Business Development.

POSITION DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

Internal/Client Support:

  • Responsible for the development and design of the scientific and clinical content for ONE Oncology.Direct the ONE Oncology Team throughout the research, writing, development editing, layout and proofing of the custom ONE products and services., Lead the design and production teams to produce a range of PC, MAC and TABLET enduring materials
  • Essential responsibilities will include department management and supervision, research and information management, development creativity and business development assistance
  • The ability to combine cancer scientific and clinical information into our unique custom products or services listed below:
  • o Tumor and pathway specific Expert Forums
    o Tumor specific Compass tools
    o Pathway specific Navigator tools
    o Clinical and Competitive Analysis
    o Congress Coverage
    o Qualitative Market Research
    o Advisory Boards
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with the medical, scientific and business development teams
  • Responsibe for staffing the ONE Oncology team
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with pharmaceutical and biotech clients

Delivery:

  • Ensure highest standards of quality control and client service, while meeting tight timelines
  • Support and maintain team focus with colleagues across the Scientific, Medical and Design Teams
  • High-level mentoring of the research managers & associates, medical editors and design teams

Business Development:

  • Utilize therapeutic area expertise and commercial understanding to support proposal development and build understanding across the BD team
  • Responsible for driving organic growth by establishing positive long-term relationships with clients, contributing to business development activities

EDUCATIONAL & PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Advanced life science degree (PhD or MD)
  • Excellent medical writing skills and exposure to a wide range of communication activities
  • Strong therapeutic area, product and market knowledge
  • Publications experience
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • Keen attention to detail and commitment to high quality
  • Highly organized with ability to prioritize and work efficiently to meet tight deadlines
  • Strong leadership and communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Good critical thinking skills and proactive problem solving
  • Creativity and an eye for design

If you are excited by the opportunity to improve patient care and accelerate the drug development process, please submit a resume and cover letter to Human Resources, jobs@davaonc.com or fax to (214)-889-7070 or apply online. No phone calls please.

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Entry Level, Business Development

About DAVA Oncology:

DAVA Oncology, LP is the leading provider of clinical trial acceleration services and oncology drug development consulting products designed to accelerate research and development timelines. DAVA was founded in 2007 with a mission to facilitate successful cancer drug development through the creation of innovative solutions and services. DAVA’s primary focus is to accelerate the successful completion of cancer clinical trials through the deployment of experienced medical oncologists. In addition, ONE Oncology, a division of DAVA, supports strategic decision making by providing innovative tools to uncover emerging trends, identify clinical opportunities, and track key competitors.

OVERALL RESPONSIBILITIES:

DAVA Oncology, LP is a patient recruitment provider that accelerates the completion of clinical trials in hematology and oncology by engaging clinical investigators through telephone contact, in person site visits and accrual workshops. DAVA’s customers are the pharmaceutical industry and contract research organizations (CROs).

The Entry, Business Development team member will foster relationships with clinical development organizations within the pharmaceutical industry and CROs to develop and expand business opportunities.

POSITION DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Establish brand recognition for DAVA’s clinical trials acceleration business
  • Possess detailed knowledge of DAVA Oncology’s services related to acceleration of clinical trials
  • Develop long-term relationships with key decision-makers within Pharma and CROs and to develop deep knowledge of each customer’s organization
  • Maintain a detailed customer relationship manager database and a detailed sales plan for each potential customer
  • Own the annual sales number for the clinical trial business unit and create an annual business plan
  • Continuously monitor leads and opportunities, including an understanding of customer pipelines and their relationship to future business opportunities
  • Communicate with external stakeholders to assess customer satisfaction and progress of projects
  • Develop detailed proposals with the Business Development team
  • Coordinate Business Development activities with the company President and physician executives

EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Successful track record in a business development role, preferably in a contract research organization or patient recruitment company

PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS & SKILLS:

  • Keen attention to detail and commitment to high quality
  • Highly organized with ability to prioritize and work efficiently to meet tight deadlines
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Extensive travel is required

If you are excited by the opportunity to improve patient care and accelerate the drug development process, please submit a resume and cover letter to Human Resources, jobs@davaonc.com or fax to (214)-889-7070 or apply online. No phone calls please.

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