Principal Scientist - Metabolic Drug Discovery

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Biochemistry
  3. Sweden
Gothenburg, Sweden
Posting date: 13 Sep 2023

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Proclinical are collaborating with a biotech organisation who are recruiting for an individual to join their team. This role is on a permanent basis. The opening position currently available is for a Lead Scientist.


  • Provide input in the discovery and validation of new targets.
  • Champion and guide the bioscience features of the programs.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally to facilitate successful delivery of the company's research pipeline.
  • You will use knowledge to contribute to programs which various modalities will be investigated.
  • Assume a leadership position focusing on enhancing medicines for the high medical need in metabolic illness.
  • Use knowledge and passion for driving scientific research with the team.
  • Any other assigned duties.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Presentation and communication skills both verbally and in writing.
  • Interpersonal abilities.
  • Familiarity within drug development within a pharmaceutical or biotech organisation.
  • Past involvement guiding bioscience element in a drug discovery environment.
  • Works well independently as well as in a team.
  • Driven to experimental design and deliver outcomes for pipeline projects.
  • Educated to PhD degree level with at least 3+ years of experience in research within an area pertinent to metabolic illness, type 2 diabetes, obesity or liver disease.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact James Hume at +44 208 167 5468.

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