Careers

Careers

Corporate Culture
Reata Pharmaceuticals is an entrepreneurial, clinical-stage, biopharmaceutical company built around a team of experienced drug industry professionals. We hire problem-solvers, trail-blazers, and people who want to make a difference. In addition to competitive salaries and an innovative work environment, we offer our employees a comprehensive benefit package, including medical, dental, and 401k. All employees are also granted stock options.

Open positions and job descriptions will be posted in the sections below.

About Dallas
Reata is located in Irving, Texas, in the center of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. The Dallas-Fort Worth area is home to five major sports teams, top Zagat-rated hotels and restaurants, many Fortune 500 companies, major art and science museums including the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, the Dallas Museum of Art, the Nasher Sculpture Center, and the Kimbell Art Museum, and many performing arts venues including Bass Hall, the Meyerson Symphony Center, and the AT&T Center for the Performing Arts.
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Reata will only accept applications from individual candidates.


Senior Clinical Study Manager



POSITION SUMMARY (PDF Download)

The Senior Clinical Study Manager is responsible for leading or supporting the planning, execution, and reporting of clinical trials within budget and in accordance with corporate goals and objectives, applicable regulations and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). The role liaises with vendors and partners as needed, directing CRO management, and oversight of outsourced clinical activities. The Senior Clinical Study Manager functions with moderate supervision, collaborating with inter- and intra-company resources to ensure quality performance and that project timelines and needs are being met.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Evaluate and oversee the activities required to execute, conduct and complete large sized studies, managing to established timelines and corporate budgets.
  • Evaluate, select and manage clinical operation vendors to ensure adherence to scope of work, budget and study deliverables.
  • Evaluate, select and manage investigational sites to ensure adherence to scope of work, budget and study deliverables.
  • Function as Subject Matter Expert and primary liaison for site personnel and internal Reata personnel in regards to study related topics and/or questions.
  • Negotiate site study budgets and contracts.
  • Leads or participates on the cross functional clinical trial team (e.g., pre-clinical, manufacturing, data management, safety surveillance, regulatory, biostatistics, and quality assurance).
  • Contributes to the preparation of clinical program documents (study proposals, study protocols, Clinical Study Reports and submissions).
  • Develop, implement and ensure adherence to the monitoring plan for assigned studies.
  • Organize Investigator Meetings and any other internal/external meetings related to Clinical Trials and delivers presentations at these meetings.
  • Ensure the collection, accuracy and storage of study related documents.
  • Oversee study monitoring activities for assigned studies and personally conducts site visits as needed.
  • Conduct regular team meetings, assigning action items and due dates, as applicable.
  • Ensure the review and tracking of monitoring reports for content, quality, adherence to GCP and timely submission.
  • Identify obstacles and related solutions and implement plans, after management approval, in collaboration with the study team to ensure the study objectives, scope and timelines are being met.
  • Develop Corrective and Preventative Action (CAPA) plans for issues of non-compliance.
  • Track, measure and report the status of project milestones.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of clinical Standard Operating Procedures and associated tools.
  • Ensure appropriate escalation of issues to Clinical Operations Management

CORPORATE COMMITMENTS

  • Demonstrate commitment and support for company goals, objectives and procedures.
  • Represent Reata by developing collaborative relationships with site personnel, colleagues and vendors.
  • Demonstrate professionalism and adherence to moral, ethical and quality principles.
  • Participate in corporate and departmental meetings.
  • Comply with applicable regulations, GCP and corporate policies and procedures.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • College degree, preferably in life/physical sciences or nursing.
  • Ability to assess the inherent risks of a situation, their potential impact on a project and based on this information, independently make timely decisions.
  • Working knowledge and experience with Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
  • Ability to travel minimum of 30%.

INDUSTRY REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum of seven years of clinical research experience preferred.
  • Pulmonary Hypertension experience preferred.
  • Previous study management or project management experience at a sponsor or CRO required.
  • Strong GCP and regulatory knowledge including FDA and ICH regulations.

Candidates should submit resumes to: recruiting@reatapharma.com.



Senior Accountant/Manager, Finance



POSITION SUMMARY (PDF Download)

The Senior Accountant/Manager, Finance, supports the finance organization to drive business results, processes and analytical support. This position will be assisting with financial reporting, year-end audit, providing value-added analysis on key business issues and implementing finance initiatives. This position reports to the Controller/Associate Director, Finance.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist with monthly financial reporting processes including:
  • All general ledger and bank reconciliations
  • Fixed assets maintenance and impairment assessment
  • Accounts payable processing
  • Monthly accruals, including clinical study accruals
  • Equity maintenance
  • Bank compliance, including cash projections
  • Budget-to-actual analyses
  • Assist with year-end audit including:
  • Preparation of audit schedules
  • Preparation of audit report and support, including researching technical issues
  • Communication with audit team
  • Other responsibilities include:
  • Supervision of annual 1099s/1096
  • Assist with annual tax compliance, franchise tax return and property tax filing
  • Assist with annual budget preparations
  • Assist with preparation of Form S-1 for potential initial public filing
  • Assist with maintenance of policies and procedures, including increasing controls for compliance with Sarbanes/Oxley Act in light of company expansion and potential public filing.

CORPORATE COMMITMENTS

  • Demonstrate commitment and support for company goals, objectives and procedures.
  • Represent Reata by developing collaborative relationships with site personnel, colleagues and vendors.
  • Demonstrate professionalism and adherence to moral, ethical and quality principles.
  • Participate in corporate and departmental meetings.
  • Comply with applicable regulations, GCP and corporate policies and procedures.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • CPA
  • 5-8 years’ experience
  • Public accounting experience required
  • Supervisory/management experience preferred
  • Biotech/pharma industry experience a plus
  • Microsoft Great Plains experience a plus

Candidates should submit resumes to: recruiting@reatapharma.com.