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Senior Clinical Trial Scientist

Posted on Mar 17, 2019 by Hobson Prior

Basel, Basel Switzerland
Research & Development
4 Mar 2019
Annual Salary
Hobson Prior is seeking a Clinical Trial Scientist to be based in Basel, Switzerland on a contract basis. The Senior Clinical Trial Scientist is representing clinical science as core member of the Clinical Trial Team in charge of the clinical study and contributes to the following trial-level activities.


Collaborates closely with the Clinical Project Physician and Clinical Project Scientist on relevant trial-related activities
Develops a sound 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
Provides 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
Coordinates/manages the study committees
Provides scientific input into responses for IRBs/ECs and HAs
Participates in discussions with external experts
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


PhD, Pharm D, MSc or equivalent university degree in life or health sciences
At least 5 years of working experience preferably in clinical development in a contract research organization (CRO) or pharmaceutical company
Experience in the planning, set-up, conduct, closing, and reporting of phase II and III clinical studies from a scientific perspective
Previous experience in the area of cerebrovascular diseases and/or intensive care medicine is an advantage
Good knowledge of drug development and clinical trial process
Good knowledge of regulatory requirements/ICH guidelines
Demonstrated ability to work both independently and within a cross-functional team in a fast-paced environment, to prioritize multiple competing tasks, to proactively address issues and demands
Fluent in written and spoken English

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