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Clinical Scientist

  • Location: San Francisco
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 7 months ago

  • Expiry Date: 13 February 2022

​​​​​​​​​​​Job Description:

Clinical Scientist, Early Development

Research and Early Development

  • The Early Development Clinical Scientist function provides scientific expertise necessary to design and deliver clinical studies and programs.

  • Responsible for design and execution of assigned clinical trial activities and works closely with clinical team members to execute activities associated with trial conduct.

  • May lead or support trial level activities for one or more trials with the necessary supervision.

  • Collaborate and liaise with external partners (e.g., KOLs).

  • Seek out and enact best practices with instruction.

  • Provide regular and timely updates to manager/management as requested.

  • Collaborate cross-functionally to develop Protocol and ICF documents / amendments and present these to governance committee and early clinical development team meetings as required.

  • Conduct literature review.

  • Develop site and CRA training materials and present these at SIVs and Investigator meetings.

  • Review clinical narratives.

  • Collaborate cross-functionally to monitor clinical data for specific trends.

  • Contribute to the development of Data Review Plan in collaboration with Data Management.

  • Ensure CRF design adequately supports data collection in alignment with the protocol in collaboration with Data Management/Programming.

  • Author/review clinical contributions to clinical study reports (CSRs) and clinical portions of Regulatory Documents (e.g., Pre-IND, IND, IB, DSUR, PSUR, Orphan Annual Reports, HA, EC, IRB responses and contribute to regulatory submission.)

  • Submit clinical documents to TMF.

  • Degree in Life Sciences (MD, PhD, Pharm D, MS, RN or similar scientific field preferred).

  • Expectation of 2+ years of experience in clinical science, clinical research, or equivalent.

  • Proficient knowledge of GCP/ICH, drug development process, study design, statistics, clinical operations.

  • Ability to understand assigned protocol(s) and their requirements.

  • Knowledge and skills to support program-specific data review and trend identification.

  • Intermediate medical writing skills and medical terminology.

  • Basic knowledge of the establishment and operation of data monitoring committees, dose review teams, and independent response adjudication committees.

  • Basic planning/project management skills (develop short range plans that are realistic and effective)

  • Basic knowledge of disease area, compound, current clinical landscape.

  • Detail-oriented with commitment to quality

  • Intermediate critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

  • Adaptable / flexible (willing and able to adjust to multiple demands and shifting priorities; ability to meet day-to-day challenges with confidence and professionalism)

  • Intermediate skills in Microsoft Word/Excel/PowerPoint and data review tools (e.g., patient profiles, report generating tools)

  • Domestic and international travel may be required (approximately 10-20%)

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