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Clinical Development Scientist – Expanding Company with a great pipeline - Excellent promotion prospects

Company: Advanced (Medical Affairs & Clinical Development)
Location: : Uxbridge or Maidenhead
Reference: TMADV / 270716C
Closing Date: 23 Oct 16
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): On Application
Benefits: On Appplication

Job Summary:

This role is on exclusive assignment to Advanced Search & Selection. Please contact Theo Moore or Matt Greig initially on +44 20 7801 3380 or +44 7918 679 405 (until 9.00 pm CET and Saturday mornings) or send a full CV and contact information to or who will support your assessment and onboarding process.


Clinical Development Scientist – Expanding Company with a great pipeline - Excellent promotion prospects

Location: Uxbridge or Maidenhead

We have a new role for an expanding Pharmaceutical company who are looking for a Clinical development scantiest to take responsibility for the operational aspects of assigned clinical studies, participating in planning, implementation, monitoring and management, to ensure trials are conducted in accordance with applicable regulations and ICH-GCP Guidelines.

The therapy areas is within Neurosciences, but by client open to expertise in other therapy areas.   Year on year they have increased their spend on R&D and they have made considerable progress in their development pipeline.  They are now seeking experience and motivated Clinical specialists who want work for an organisation with a real patient centric approach and a dynamic attitude to solving problems.

The salary is up £55,000 and comes with Car Allowance, strong bonus and comprehensive  benefits and healthcare package.


  • Participate in the planning, implementation, monitoring and management of clinical trials in compliance with applicable regulations, ICH-GCP guidelines and applicable controlled documents. 
  • Work with the Development Leader to facilitate cross functional team and vendor communication for proactive, study-wide problem solving regarding study progress and trial issues.
  • Liaise with the Clinical Data Manager to provide input on data base builds for assigned studies, to assist with review and reconciliation of clinical data for accuracy as needed, to identify data related issues and risks to clinical activities, and to assist with the development of contingency and mitigation plans to minimize risks.
  • Identify, address, and resolve challenges as they occur during the conduct of clinical trials.
  • Build and maintain good working relationships between vendors and investigators/site staff.
  • Assist with clinical study design, protocol development, and clinical study report writing, review, and finalization.  Provide input into the protocol and operational aspects of the trial.  Maintain a strong knowledge of the protocol to be able to answer questions from monitors, sites, vendors, and local internal personnel.
  • Oversee the management of investigative sites to ensure adherence to the protocol, contract, and internal and external regulatory requirements
  • Assist in identifying and selecting clinical investigators and contract research organizations appropriate for the therapeutic area and study phase. Assess potential study sites and CROs to insure that facility, staff, and likely subject populations meet the company’s study needs.


  • Ability to work effectively with minimal supervision, and capability to multi-task and move competently across various tasks.
  • Ability to work successfully in a team environment.
  • Excellent communication (oral/written English), interpersonal, and organizational skills.
  • In-depth understanding of current ICH-GCP and other standards/regulations relating to clinical research.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Experience in preparing and handling audits and inspections
  • Experience leading clinical team on a study or working in a sponsor/CRO environment
  • Experience in site monitoring, study design and execution, scientific methods, and drug development.
  • Ability to contribute to the development of clinical trial related documents and materials

Education: BA/BSc degree in a relevant scientific/biomedical field
Experience: A minimum of 4 years of clinical operations experience including working as a CRA.

  • Extensive Phase 1, 2 and 3 clinical trial experience preferably globally.
  • Working knowledge of medical terminology, FDA regulations and ICH guidelines.
  • Ability to analyse, interpret, summarize and effectively present clinical study performance data; ability to make decisions and develop executable action plans based upon analysis of this data to prevent or minimize study risk


If you wish to apply for this role, please send your CV with a covering note to or alternatively, to have a confidential discussion about this or other potential roles or career options, call Theo Moore or Matt Greig in the London office on +44 (0)20 7801 3380.

About Advanced

Advanced Search and Selection - Clinical and Medical Division has been operating since 2004.  We are registered and licensed to recruit in the UK, Switzerland, Mainland Europe and the Americas - we have offices in both the UK and Switzerland. We are a recruitment business dedicated to the pharmaceutical industry, specialising in Regulatory, Clinical and Medical Affairs.

We match professional candidates to the best permanent, contract and interim roles in the market and for more information about our company visit us at

If you wish to apply for this role please click Apply Now, or send your CV with a covering note to Alternatively to have a confidential discussion about this or other potential roles or career options, call Theo Moore or Matt Greig in the UK London office, on +44 (0)20 7801 3380.

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