Clinical Scientist as Translational Medicine Expert

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Clinical Scientist
  3. Germany
Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Posting date: 17 Jan 2020

A leading biopharmaceutical company is currently recruiting a Clinical Scientist as Translational Medicine Expert to work at their office in Frankfurt, Germany. This is an exciting opportunity to work at a company that focus is on innovative cancer immunotherapies, prophylactic vaccines and molecular therapies.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Defining high quality and innovative clinical biomarker strategies to enable projects to achieve clinical milestones.
  • Providing analysis, interpretation and publication of clinical and preclinical data to support our clinical and biomarker programs.
  • Preparing presentations for scientific conferences, stakeholder meetings and advisory boards.
  • Providing relevant sections for the clinical trial protocol and other documents for the clinical development group.
  • Co-accountability for bringing compounds across all therapeutic areas from preclinical research through clinical development by applying state-of-the-art biomarker and translational approaches.
  • Managing projects involving clinical sample/data analyses conducted at contractors or academic collaborators.
  • Providing instructions and scientific input to operations colleagues and study site/laboratory staff.
  • Supporting clinical specimen collection and processing involving coordination with internal and external (CRO) stakeholders.

Skills and Requirements:

  • PhD qualification in Life Sciences is required.
  • Minimum 2 years of relevant industry experience in clinical development and /or execution of clinical trials preferred. Ideally with focus on biomarkers and/or translational science.
  • Practical laboratory experience in cell culture, bioanalytics, PK/PD assays and sample logistics would be of advantage.
  • Experienced in GCP and/or GLP documentation techniques.
  • Excellent team spirit and communication skills.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.
  • Fluency in English; German is a plus.

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