Neuchatel, Switzerland


Life Sciences



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(Senior) Clinical Scientist – Neuchatel, Switzerland Be a part of a revolutionary change. At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re totally transforming our business looking beyond nicotine to develop a new portfolio of innovative products and drugs. With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and deliver better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly different directions. It’s so rare in R&D that everything aligns to create the ideal conditions for outstanding work. Right now, at PMI, that’s exactly what’s happening. Join us and you’ll have the resources, support and technology you need to break new ground and see ideas come to life. You’ll be surrounded by some of the brightest scientists in their fields, with fast access to subject experts and commercial decision-makers. If you’re creative, courageous and ready to take risks, you can make a huge impact and propel your career in an endless number of directions. Your ‘day to day’ As a (Senior) Clinical Scientist you will act as a scientific leader for clinical studies and projects within in PMI Life Sciences Department. You will be working with a cross functional team, providing strategic input for early and late phase clinical development of inhaled medicines in various therapeutic indications. You will develop and review clinical documents, provide scientific/clinical input and expertise to the project team and support the clinical operations. More specifically, you'll • Author and/or review clinical study documents (clinical trial protocols and amendments, Inform Consent Forms, Statistical Analysis Plan (SAP), Case Report Forms, laboratory documentation, Investigator Brochures etc.). • Ensure that the study documentation is developed following ICH-GCP, with respect to subject assessment of eligibility, enrolment, clinical safety (adverse events, serious adverse events), data consistency, as well as the quality management system (QMS). • Participate in clinical data and medical review • Participate in clinical operations activities requiring scientific input e.g. internal and external meetings, investigator meetings, discussions with CRO/vendors/third parties. • Contribute to the clinical assessment team activities (assessment plans, presentations, publications and literature searches) • Provide input to clinical program documents i.e. clinical development plans. • Interact and collaborate with other functions with the clinical study: CROs, regulatory, statistics, data management, quality and safety teams etc. • Participate and present at KOL AdBoards. Who we’re looking for • Advanced Life Science degree (e.g. PharmD, PhD, MDs or MS) • Substantial experience in clinical research gained in pharmaceutical or CRO industry • Experience in writing clinical trial protocols and related documentation preferred. • Experience in early and late phase clinical development • Excellent overall understanding of drug development including GCP, ICH, relevant FDA and EMEA guidelines and regulatory environment. • Outstanding collaboration and communication skills • Passion to learn, being creative and leading a cross-functional team • Fluent in English, both written and spoken. What we offer Our success depends on the people who come to work every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress. Join PMI and you too can: • Seize the freedom to define your future and ours. We’ll empower you to take risks, experiment and explore. • Be part of an inclusive, diverse culture, where everyone’s contribution is respected; collaborate with some of the world’s best people and feel like you belong. • Pursue your ambitions and develop your skills with a global business – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress. • Take pride in delivering our promise to society. PMI has introduced a new forward-looking hybrid model of work, known as “SMART WORK,” which is a new way of working. A voluntary program for those employees whose roles are eligible, gives the option to choose a combination of remote & office-based work. This offers greater flexibility over when and where work is done. We all have different priorities. If you’re looking for competitive pay and benefits, flexibility to balance your career and family life, or work in a diverse environment - whatever you want, we believe excellence should be celebrated and rewarded. That’s why our reward programs recognize those employees who’ve truly made a difference. #LIJobs