Senior Clinical Scientist, Oncology
Upper Gwynedd, PA, USA | Merck
Industry:Pharmaceutical / Biotech
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Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare.
Merck is on a quest for cures and is committed to being the world’s premier, most research-intensive biopharmaceutical company. Today, we’re doubling down on this goal. Merck Research Laboratories is a true scientific research facility of tomorrow, and will take Merck’s leading discovery capabilities and world-class small molecule and biologics R&D expertise to create breakthrough science that radically changes the way we approach serious diseases.
Accountable for the clinical/scientific execution of the clinical protocol.Accountable for the scientific aspects of the implementation and conduct of a clinical trial (e.g., investigator meeting presentations, safety and medical monitoring).May serve as the CSSM scientific representative on the clinical trial team (CTT).May collaborate with the Medical Writer on clinical/scientific and regulatory documents and Study manager on study deliverables.May provide tactical/scientific mentorship to other clinical scientists.
Education Minimum Requirement:
• Degree in the Life Sciences or significant experience in clinical development (> 11 years)
• Bachelor’s degree with 7+ years’; or MS with 5+ years’; or PhD with <2 years’ relevant career experience
Required Experience and Skills:
• Pharmaceutical and/or clinical drug development experience.
• Excellent oral (including presentation) and written communication, computer/ database management and project management skills
Preferred Experience and Skills:
• Oncology experience