Clinical Scientist

  • Hobson Prior
  • Basel, BS, Switzerland
  • 02/10/2019
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Statistics

Job Description

Hobson Prior are currently working with a drug discovery and development organisation who are focused on the treatment for inflammatory diseases, immune-related disorders and cancer by developing antibody-based drugs.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible to support the Clinical Science Leader in the design and implementation of the overall clinical development strategy.
  • Manage the clinical study.
  • Track and report costs for assigned outsourced activities.
  • Complete clinical review analyse and interpretation of data.
  • Lead the trial team for the assigned study and a key contributor of the Clinical Science strategy.
  • Contribute to the assessment of the benefit / risk profile of the therapeutic antibody.
  • Prepare scientific documents, study protocol, master informed consent, investigator brochure, statistical analysis plan, publications, and regulatory documentation.
  • Represent Clinical Science within Clinical Development and other functions and departments.

Key Skills:

  • Strong communication skills.
  • Willing to be part of interdisciplinary teams with spirit of initiative and proactivity.
  • Able to work self-sufficiently, under minimal guidance.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English.


  • A second level university degree in life sciences is required.
  • A minimum of 5-7 years working in the clinical development as clinical scientist, ideally in a rare disease indication are required.
  • Prior clinical development experience in the pharmaceutical industry is required.
  • Experience in writing protocols, reviewing, analyzing and reporting clinical study data is required.
  • Proven experience with interacting with Health Authorities (FDA, EMEA.) is required.
  • A background in immunology and/or in chronic inflammatory diseases would be an advantage.
  • Knowledge of analytics platforms such as Spotfire, Graphpad would be an advantage
  • Swiss resident or EU national.

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