Clinical Research Scientist (MDR)

  • Salary: Competitive
  • REF Number: 00050608
  • Consultant: Jocelyn Blackham
  • Contact: 0041 (0) 800 106 106
  • Date Published: 19.05.2021
  • Sector:
  • Location: Switzerland / UK, Senior/Team Leader, Manager
  • Discipline: Clinical - Clinical Development

Jocelyn Blackham is recruiting for a Clinical Research Scientist to join a company in the Medical Device industry. The position can be offered remotely in Switzerland or in the UK. The role is offered on a long term contract basis.

The main purpose of the role will be to:

  • Play a key role in the development of post-market clinical research strategies of orthopaedic devices to support global regulatory and post-market surveillance requirements.
  • Develop post market clinical evidence generation strategies that consider evidence needs for EU Medical Device Regulations (EU MDR)
  • Facilitate clinical evidence reviews with cross functional team to align on clinical evidence strategies, document / track decisions and risks, and write PMCFPlans

Further responsibilities will include:

  • Developing and writing high quality Post-market Clinical Follow-up (PMCF) plans and reports
  • Reviewing summaries of clinical evidence and PMCF strategies in other areas of the Technical Documentation for accuracy and completeness
  • Maintaining strong understanding of evolving post-market evidence requirements under EU Medical Device Regulation

In order to be considered for this role, you will be required to have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Biological Science or related discipline, with a previous experience in the medical device industry or healthcare field is required
  • Advanced technical writing skills is required, with demonstratedexperience in writing PMCF (Post-market Clinical Follow-up) plans / reports strongly preferred
  • Previous experience developing strategies to generate clinical evidence (CERs - Clinical Evidence Report) is strongly preferred.

This is an excellentopportunity to join a global medical device company.

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Jocelyn Blackham on 0041 (0) 800 106 106 or email Please could you send any correspondence in English. Please quote reference 50608 in all correspondence.

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