Clinical Scientist

CHF80 - CHF90 per hour
  1. Interim/Contract
  1. Clinical Development

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Hobson Prior are looking for a Clinical Scientist to join a growing biopharmaceutical company in Switzerland who focus on discovering, developing and bringing more, pioneering medicines to patients. This role will be on a contract basis in Switzerland.

Job Responsibilities:

  • You will coordinates/manage the study committees.
  • Collaborates closely with the Clinical Trial Physician on relevant trial-related activities.
  • Key member of the clinical trial team.
  • Develops a comprehensive understanding of the science and medicine related to an indication and trial and performs literature searches as needed to keep knowledge up to date.
  • Main deliverables include the clinical trial protocol and related documents such as the ICF, study committee charters, study guidelines/instructions, PD code list, subject narratives, and the CSR.
  • Offers input into and reviews cross-functional trial documents such as the SAP, ESP requirements and specifications, monitoring guidelines, data review manual.
  • Performs data review and medical monitoring during the conduct of the trial.
  • Partakes in discussions with external experts.
  • Provides scientific input into responses for IRBs/ECs and Has.
  • Trains the relevant functions and roles on the scientific aspects of the trial.
  • Contributes to cross-functional and clinical development initiatives and processes as needed.

Key Skills:

  • Good organisational, problem solving, and interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Capable to work independently and within a cross-functional team to prioritize and coordinate multiple competing tasks.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet short timelines without compromising quality.
  • Results driven attitude and good sense of urgency.
  • Successfully negotiates with key stakeholders to influence, convince, and gain their buy-in and agreement.


  • Fluent in English (written and oral).
  • PhD, Pharm D, MSc or equivalent university degree in life or health sciences.
  • A minimum of 2 years working experience preferably in clinical development in a contract research organization or pharmaceutical company.
  • Prior experience in either the planning, set-up, conduct, closing, and reporting of phase II and III clinical studies from a scientific perspective is an asset.
  • Shares knowledge and expertise openly.
  • Ability to travel occasionally as required to fulfil responsibilities and tasks.

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