Associate Director/ Director, Formulation Development

Pliant Therapeutics


Pliant Therapeutics is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of novel therapies for fibrotic diseases.  Founded by Third Rock Ventures with world-renowned academic thought leaders, Pliant is raising the bar for progress to address unmet medical needs for patients and physicians. The company’s focus is on mechanism-based intervention in the fibrotic process using small molecules.

Position Overview:

The Associate Director/ Director, Formulation Development will lead the drug product development function. Responsibilities will include leading, planning and managing the technical and business-related activities associated with drug product development and manufacturing of clinical formulations, primarily solid oral dosage forms, at contract development sites. The Associate Director/ Director, Formulation Development will report to the Head of Non-Clinical Development, and will work closely with a cross-functional team in a fast-paced high growth environment team to ensure progression of Pliant small molecules from discovery through development.

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