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Our client is a leading global player in the Pharmaceutical industry with global headquarters in Basel, Switzerland. They are undergoing a transformation with respect to culture and outside perception. The organisation focusses on novel therapies in Oncology and Ophthalmology and is also currently developing a world-leading pipeline in Neuroscience and Dermatology with one of the strongest pipelines of Phase II/III studies in the world. 

We are currently looking for a:

Biomarker Scientific Monitor & Study Coordinator (12-month Contract)

Are you passionate about advancing clinical research and biomarker science? Join our innovative team and make a significant impact in global clinical studies!

Main Responsibilities:

  • Protocol Development: Craft and review global clinical study protocols, site operations manuals, informed consent forms, sample collection tables, instruction manuals, central lab protocols/manuals, eCRFs, and other biomarker sample logistics.
  • Assay Management: Independently set up, implement, and monitor complex biomarker assays at external service providers (ESPs).
  • Data Management: Support data transfer and flow in LIMS and DTS, ensuring seamless study creation, data flow, and data transfer for managed biomarkers and studies.
  • Quality Assurance: Ensure the quality and compliance of global ESP deliverables, and address any quality or performance issues promptly.
  • Problem Solving: Identify, escalate, and resolve complex assay troubleshooting, sample management, or ESP issues, collaborating with LF experts, clinical trial leaders, and data management teams as needed.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Eligibility: Swiss/EU-Citizenship or relevant working/residency permit required.
  • Educational Background: At least a Bachelor's Degree in life sciences with 5+ years of experience, or an advanced degree with 2+ years in clinical operations or clinical bioanalysis.
  • Proven experience in global clinical study operations, clinical imaging, and vendor management.
  • Strong scientific knowledge of global study start-up, clinical operations, clinical sample analysis, and management of external service providers (ESPs).
  • Demonstrated independent contributions to global clinical studies and clinical operations.
  •  Experience working with ESPs, monitoring biomarker work, and managing data flows in LIMS and DTS.
  •  Method development and troubleshooting experience for complex bioanalytical and biomarker assays.
  •  Laboratory expertise in one or more technologies (e.g., Immunoassay, Imaging, Tissue Biomarkers) is highly preferred.

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