Clinical Physician


Reference Number: 896025-W
Type of placement: Contract
Location: CH, NW


The Clinical Physician will be responsible for the scientific and medical strategy of assigned clinical trial(s) (mostly Phase III), medical and scientific monitoring, and reporting of quality data. The strategies will be defined, and the Clinical Physician will help in executing them in addition to developing protocols and reviewing data.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Provide clinical leadership and contribute to development of trial related documents (e.g., clinical trial protocol, informed consent form, case report forms, data monitoring committee charters, data analysis plan, reports, publications) for assigned clinical trials;
  • Develop materials for trial-related advisory boards, data monitoring committees, investigator meetings and protocol training meetings for local medical organizations;
  • Provide medical and scientific input and contribute to clinical sections of trial and program level regulatory documents (e.g., Investigator’s Brochures, Health Authority briefing books, safety updates, submission dossiers, and responses to Health Authorities);
  • Ensure direct medical support of trials as needed and may act as medical monitor;
  • Conduct ongoing medical and scientific review of clinical trial data, together with Clinical Scientific Experts;

Qualifications and Experience:

  • MD or equivalent medical degree;
  • Advanced knowledge and clinical training in a medical/scientific area (e.g., internal medicine or sub-specialty) required;
  • At least 4 years of experience in clinical practice experience;
  • At least 3 years of involvement in clinical research or drug development, with experience in clinical activities in Phases I through IV;
  • Proven ability to interpret, discuss and present efficacy and safety data relating to clinical trial(s) or program level;
  • Demonstrated ability to establish effective working relationship with key investigators;
  • Working knowledge of good clinical practice, clinical trial design, statistics, and regulatory and clinical development processes;
  • Strong communication skills, written and oral
  • Fluent in English;
  • Relevant working/residency permit or Swiss/EU-Citizenship required.