Scientist Senior - Level 1

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Senior/Director & VP
  3. United Kingdom
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Posting date: 15 Aug 2019

A top 10 global pharmaceutical company is currently recruiting a Senior Scientist - Level 1. This organisation develops innovative products across multiple therapy areas including cardiovascular, oncology, and respiratory, and employs 100,000 staff globally. Based in the company's office in Stevenage, this position offers an exciting opportunity to work with an internationally renowned company and bolster a career in the clinical field.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assists in new research directions and novel strategies to achieve project or department goals.
  • Performs complex data management tasks with minimal supervision.
  • Develops understanding of regulatory requirements, if applicable.
  • Designs and executes new methods and protocols related to area of expertise and/or proactively incorporates new technology or techniques into practice with minimal supervision.
  • Executes a wide range of experiments/technical studies/tasks independently based on protocol. Identifies and troubleshoots problems in the execution of experimental processes/technical studies/tasks.
  • Interprets results and communicates to their supervisor and/or designs next logical step of experiments based on interpretation of results.
  • Contributes to scientific papers and internal reports.
  • May supervise students and/or a small number of staff.

Skills and Requirements:

  • A Master's Degree or PhD (UK).
  • Has theoretical and practical scientific knowledge and expertise/experience.
  • Fully understands the rationale and hypotheses for experimental designs and/or has extensive theoretical understanding of a particular area of science.
  • 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.

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.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.