Biomarker Development Specialist

Highly Competitive
  1. Clinical Research
  2. Permanent
Posting date: 09 Oct 2018

ProClinical is seeking a Biomarker Development Specialist to be based in London on a permanent basis. This role will fully support the implementation of biomarkers on our trials from early assessment of biomarker strategy for new projects through to clinical trial reporting and publication. This means that you'll be a dynamic and flexible individual with a passionate interest in biomarker driven drug development and personalised medicine who can hit the ground running.

Job Responsibilties:

  • Provide expert scientific and technical advice to Centre for Drug Development (CDD) project teams on the identification, evaluation and delivery of clinical biomarker methodologies in early phase clinical trials in cancer
  • Work with internal and external groups to generate programmes of work and to deliver biomarker packages for clinical trials
  • Interpret the significance of clinical biomarker data and its implication for the clinical trial and drug development strategy

Skills and Requirements:

  • Demonstrable experience of biomarker discovery, development, validation and use in early phase trials
  • Experience in improving existing assays and assay performance in a screening, preclinical or clinical trial environment
  • Ability to work independently and efficiently across multiple small teams
  • Ability to work effectively with third parties outside the organisation including clinical investigators and scientific experts
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to proactively find solutions to complex challenges and communicate these effective to diverse stakeholders

To Apply:

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ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.