Senior Scientist

Highly Competitive
  1. Contract
  2. Biological Sciences
  3. Switzerland
Posting date: 13 Mar 2019

ProClinical is advertising a vacancy for a Senior Scientist position with a leading top global pharmaceutical company that specialises in the development of biological therapies. This organisation, who are seen as a leading pioneer in their field, is seeking an applicant to join their team in Switzerland on a contract basis. This is an exciting opportunity to join a top 10 organisation and bolster your career in the biological/scientific field.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Planning and performing laboratory experiments for the parent formulation development and then manufacturing.
  • Writing and executing laboratory protocols, whilst communicating with the team and project leads.
  • Documenting results in an electronic laboratory notebook system.
  • Assuring the correctness and integrity of data.
  • Maintaining laboratory infrastructure and equipment.

Skills and Requirements:

  • A Bachelor or Master's degree in a natural sciences field. Alternatively, a completed education as a technician/lab associate.
  • 1-2 years of work experience in a pharmaceutical or analytical development laboratory in an industry or university capacity.
  • Demonstrable experience with sterile dosage forms and biologicals (therapeutic proteins).
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English, with German skills a desirable attribute.
  • 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:

Please click on the Apply button. Please include a short note outlining why you are interested in the role and why you think you are suitable.

In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Luke Saner at +443300524502 or upload your CV on our website -

A full job description is available on request.

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