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Sr. Clinical Scientist

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Boston
  • Salary: $120000 - $150000 per annum, Benefits: bonus, competitive benefits package
  • Job reference: ooooovid
  • Sector: Clinical Development, Clinical, EPM Scientific
  • Date posted: 22/11/2017
Sr. Clinical Scientist/Principal Needed for Growing Biotech Company
  • CNS | Neurology | Rare Diseases 
  • New York City, 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 CNS 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 around the right candidate and reports directly to the VP of Clinical Development.

The 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 CNS space
  • Maintaining expertise within the field of CNS/Neurology 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 CNS clinical trials
The ideal candidate will have the following skill set:
  • 3+ years in academic/pharmaceutical research.
  • Ph.D. in Clinical Research or related field is required
  • Experience with CNS clinical trials
  • Experience with scientific writing and developing protocols for CNS clinical trials
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Demonstrated success with academic or pharma/biotech research
  • Proficiency in multiple languages a plus but not required