Clinical Trial Scientist

  • Salary: Competitive
  • REF Number: 00047248
  • Consultant: Jocelyn Blackham
  • Contact: 0041 (0) 782516595
  • Date Published: 13.12.2019
  • Sector:
  • Location: Basel Area
  • Discipline: Clinical - Clinical Development

Jocelyn Blackham is recruiting for a Clinical Trial Scientist to join a growing pharmaceutical company at their site based in Allschwil (Basel-Land) on a contract basis for 12 months.

The main purpose of the role will be to:

  • Collaborate closely with the Clinical Project Physician and Clinical Project Scientist on relevant trial-related activities.
  • Develop a sound understanding of the science and medicine related to an indication and trial and performs literature searches as needed to keep knowledge up to date.
  • Complete the clinical trial protocol and related documents such as the ICF, study committee charters, study guidelines/instructions, PD code list, subject narratives, and the CSR.
  • Provide input into and reviews cross-functional trial documents such as the SAP, ESP requirements and specifications, monitoring guidelines, data review manual.

Further responsibilities will include:

  • Performing data review and medical monitoring during the conduct of the trial.
  • Coordinate/manage the study committees.
  • Provide scientific input into responses for IRBs/ECs and Has.
  • Participate in discussions with external experts.
  • Trains the relevant functions and roles on the scientific aspects of the trial.
  • Contribute to cross-functional and clinical development initiatives and processes as needed.

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

  • PhD, Pharm D, MSc or equivalent university degree in life or health sciences.
  • Previous working experience preferably in clinical development in a contract research organization (CRO) or pharmaceutical company.
  • Previous experience in either the planning, set-up, conduct, closing, and reporting of phase II and III clinical studies from a scientific perspective is an asset.
  • Good knowledge of drug development and clinical trial process.
  • Good knowledge of regulatory requirements/ICH guidelines.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment, to prioritize multiple competing tasks, to proactively address issues and demands.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding pharmaceutical company.

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Jocelyn Blackham on 0041 (0) 782 516 595 or email jblackham@ckqls.ch. Please could you send any correspondence in English. Please quote reference 47248 in all correspondence.

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