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Sr. Associate Scientist
Ref No.: 18-08449
Location: Thousand Oaks, California
Position Type:Scientific (T)
Start Date / End Date: 08/01/2018 to 12/31/2019
Our client, a leading fortune company is looking for a Sr. Associate Scientist. This is for an initial duration of 16 months and is located in Thousand Oaks, CA
 
Top Skill Sets:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in life sciences with 10 years of relevant experience or Master’s Degree in life sciences with 5 years of relevant experience (e.g., nonclinical safety assessment, drug development, etc.).
  • Three years of project/program coordinator experience in pharmaceutical industry
  • Ability to review, analyze and communicate scientific data and results
  • Familiarity with GLP regulations
 
Description:
  • A successful candidate will be able to understand and critically evaluate complex study designs and data, and will collaborate with scientific and operational team members to ensure coordination of program and study activities.
  • A successful candidate will have the ability to efficiently resolve conflict among competing interests and act independently to solve problems and optimize procedures via critical evaluation of complex issues.
  • Additional responsibilities include tracking of program timelines, review of study protocols and reports, management of problematic issues and implementation of resolution plans involving multiple parties.
  • Effective meeting facilitation/coordination, and study status reporting are expected.
  • The individual will also prepare scientific graphs and presentations, write departmental guidelines and SOPs, and will participate in departmental initiatives.
  • Occasional travel (up to 20% of the time) is required.
 
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in life sciences with 10 years of relevant experience or Master’s Degree in life sciences with 5 years of relevant experience (e.g., nonclinical safety assessment, drug development, etc.).
  • Three years of project/program coordinator experience in pharmaceutical industry. Ability to review, analyze and communicate scientific data and results. Familiarity with GLP regulations.
 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience applying program management principles and skills in a scientific setting.
  • Experience as a study director, monitor or coordinator.
  • Ability to deliver results in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with graphing software, Microsoft Project and Gantt charts.
  • The ideal candidate should possess strong negotiation and influencing skills, be able to adjust to a dynamic and collaborative work environment, lead and embrace change, and possess strong communication skills.
 
Qualified candidates please send your word format updated resume at the earliest to sangeeth.k@sunrisesys.com.  Thank You.