Senior Translational Scientist

Key People

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Education Level :

Master of Science

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Western Europe,--Lausanne,Lausanne,

Key Skills :

pre-clinical, preclinical, translational, development, medical, research

Salary :

€115000 - €130000 per annum

Date Posted :

18 Jul, 2019

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Key People

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Clinical Research Jobs

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Your main responsibilities:

* Works in matrix organization in close collaboration with other Translational Medicine functions (DMPK, Preclinical Safety and Diagnostics/Personalized Medicine) to characterize the pharmacological properties of our drug candidates:
* Represents the Translational Pharmacology function in the Translational Medicine Project Teams;
* May represent the Translational Medicine function in the global Project Teams and lead a Translational Medicine Project Team (core team member).
* Manages laboratory-to-human research in Contract Research Organizations: designs, monitors, and reports the primary and secondary pharmacology studies performed:
* In vitro/in vivo pharmacology compounds selection and profiling, including off target characterization
* Proof of concept in vivo studies - PK/PD
* Mechanism of action studies
* Identification, method development/validation of clinical pharmacodynamic (PDy) biomarkers
* As clinical study team member
* Defines and manages the clinical translational PDy analyses (incl. blood and tissue biomarkers), data analyses and reporting according to GCPs and GCLPs
* Supports and advises the Clinical Research and Development team
* Contributes to the preparation of the pharmacology regulatory documentation (IDB, summaries for IND and IMPD, briefing documentation)
* May participate in interactions with Health Authorities.
* Participates in external scientific communications (publications, poster and oral presentations).

Your profile:

* PhD in relevant expertise area or equivalent in biomedical engineering
* More than 5 years demonstrated experience in Translational Pharmacology Research and drug development in oncology projects
* Experience in the pharma industry a strong asset
* In-depth knowledge in translational research in personalized oncology and basic knowledge of related disciplines including histopathology, bioanalytics, pharmacokinetics and PK/PD
* Knowledge of GCP, GCLP and ICH guidelines; animal welfare regulations; and cancer drug development and regulations
* Very good IT and analytical skills incl. advanced graphical explorations (R statistical software and image analysis, a plus)
* Excellent communication and presentation skills (oral and written)
* Fluent in English
* Project management experience
* Excellent team working skills

* An international and highly dynamic environment.
* The opportunity to join a successful company, at the forefront of the most advanced scientific developments in the industry.
* The possibility to be in a company in which innovation, people and entrepreneurship are the fundamentals of its success.

Company Name:

Key People


Catherine House,Adelaide Street


Staffing Firms


United Kingdom





less than 100




St Albans

Phone No. :

01727 817 626

Key People is a recognised leading supplier of staffing and recruitment services to the Pharmaceutical, Scientific & Biotech industry. The company has been operating for over 20 years and has an integrated team of qualified recruitment consultants averaging more than 7 years of recruitment experience. Each consultant is a specialist recruiter for their market area, so they can provide full market advice to candidates and clients alike.

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