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At Verastem Oncology, every team member plays a key role in helping to develop novel cancer therapies in areas of high unmet need. If you’re looking to make a difference for patients at a company where you’ll constantly be challenged, where professional career growth is a priority, where you’ll always be heard, and where our successes are celebrated, you’ll find it all at Verastem Oncology.

Who We Are

At Verastem Oncology, we’re a team with diverse experiences, perspectives, skills, and backgrounds. And you’ll also find that we’re fully dedicated to making a difference in the lives of patients battling cancer.

Current Opportunities

At Verastem Oncology, we put patients first. We are single-minded in our resolve to deliver new therapies that not only keep cancer at bay, but also improve the lives of patients diagnosed with cancer. If you share our vision, we invite you to apply to one of the positions listed below.

Medical Science Liaison – Non Small Cell Lung Cancer

We are looking for a specialist in NSCLC, with well established relationships with leaders in the field. You will support trials in Europe and the US, and take the lead with cross-functional teams to cultivate relationships with investigators that drive patient accrual and optimize execution of clinical studies. You will contribute with agile, high energy and proactive work with key scientific and medical influencers, based on a clear understanding of stakeholder needs and drivers (from push to pull). The position will meet clinical development deliverables and timelines and will work effectively to nurture effective and positive relationships with KOLs, trial investigators and staff at clinical sites.

Director, Business Development

The Director of Business Development will play a key role in driving the business development efforts and contribute to BD strategy of Verastem. The Director will research and identify new opportunities for the company and will drive deal sourcing and due diligence processes, and support execution of strategic transactions to include collaborations and licensing, as well as potential partnerships and equity investment. The successful candidate will leverage prior pharmaceutical / biotech industry experience, and a track record in business development focused on in licensing or out licensing transactions.

Senior Accountant

Reporting to the Senior Accounting Manager, the Senior Accountant will play a key role in the monthly accounting close and finance operations of the R&D function. The individual will be responsible for multi-tasking on various projects and deliverables. This position will work with internal project managers and external vendors to ensure smooth operations and accurate accounting around the R&D contracts.

Vice President, DMPK and Preclinical Safety

We are seeking a dynamic and motivated person to lead our DMPK, Clinical Pharmacology and Preclinical Safety efforts across multiple programs from early discovery through clinical development. This person will be responsible for guiding outsourced in-vitro and in-vivo studies that provide insight into the DMPK and Safety/Toxicology properties of Verastem compounds during lead optimization and including development candidate selection. This person will also provide the DMPK and GLP Safety/Toxicology leadership, strategy, and execution to position programs for oncology clinical development including IND and NDA filings. In this leadership position this individual will also participate in activities directed towards planning and supporting clinical trials, creation of regulatory documents, regulatory agency interactions as well as assessment of competitor compounds and potential in-licensing opportunities.

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