Senior Clinical Pharmacometrician

Up to Swiss Franc160000.00 per annum
  1. Permanent
  2. Pharmacology
  3. Switzerland
Zürich, Switzerland
Posting date: 11 Feb 2020
This vacancy has now expired

A speciality biopharmaceutical company is currently recruiting a Senior Clinical Pharmacometrician to join their team in Zurich, Switzerland. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a dynamic and upcoming company and bolster a career in the biosimilar space.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Expected to work closely with physicians, clinical pharmacology scientists and statisticians,
  • Lead population PK, PKPD, exposure-response, disease modelling and simulation (M&S) efforts to support the design and interpretation of clinical studies,
  • Influence key decisions in the early and late clinical development and support regulatory submissions
  • Input into trial designs using simulation and efficient modelling statistics is a key area for biosimilars.
  • Support global initiatives to develop the pharmacometric discipline. Participate in present externally and publish in peer reviewed journals.

Skills and Requirements:

  • PhD degree preferred or equivalent (M.Sc./Pharm.D.) with relevant experience required.
  • Training and experience with population PK and statistical software (e.g. NonMem, R, Stan, Winbugs, SAS, Monolix, Phoenix, WinNonlin).
  • Significant demonstrated expertise within the field of M&S, including PK, PKPD and statistics.
  • Expert knowledge of pharmacokinetics and Model-Informed Drug Development.
  • Demonstrated broad translational and clinical development expertise and experience exemplified by at least 6 years of drug development experience, with emphasis on clinical pharmacometrics.
  • Demonstrated ability to identify, develop and execute strategic M&S activities at the project level.
  • A demonstrated knowledge of regulatory, compliance, processes, standards and issues specific to pharmacometrics.
  • Basics of regulatory experience is a plus.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

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