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Sr. Clinical Scientist

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job reference: 193954/002_1528990997
  • Sector: Clinical Development, EPM Scientific
  • Date posted: 14/06/2018

Sr. Clinical Scientist/Principal Needed for Growing Biotech Company

  • Oncology | Phase I-III Clinical Trials

  • Greater Boston Area

  • $120,000 - $150,000 + bonus +complete benefits package

A growing biotech company is looking for a Clinical Scientist who can provide expertise that contributes to the development and implementation of Oncology research projects for early clinical trials. This role involves the application of research outcomes as well as developing clinical protocols for early phase clinical trials. My client is building this department from scratch and is willing to move quickly for the right candidate.

The company prefers for organic growth so there is no ceiling for career progression. This is strictly an expansion hire; it is something that will be tailored to the right candidate and reports directly to the VP of Clinical Development.

The Sr. Clinical Scientist will have responsibilities that include:

  • Working closely with clinical teams and providing consultation for qualitative and quantitative research challenges

  • Participating in QA/QC training materials as needed

  • Participating in the development and implementation of research designs in order to further study outcomes

  • Managing business and scientific relationships with leaders within the oncology space

  • Maintaining expertise within the field of cancer research by attending relevant meetings with experts within the field

  • Analyzing research outcomes and how they may be relevant to the study

  • Developing and wring study protocols pertaining to oncology clinical trials

The ideal candidate will have the following skill set:

  • 3+ years of academic/pharmaceutical research experience

  • M.S. in science or related field required, Ph.D. preferred

  • Experience with oncology clinical trials

  • Experience with scientific writing and developing protocols for oncology clinical trials

  • Excellent verbal and written skills

  • Demonstrated success with academic or pharma/biotech research

  • Proficiency in multiple languages a plus but not required