Business Area: Vaccines & Immune Therapies Late Development
Locations: Gaithersburg (USA), Gothenburg (Sweden), Barcelona (Spain),
Salary: Competitive, with excellent benefits
Do you have expertise in, and passion for clinical drug development? Are you looking to work at the cutting-edge, where scientific innovations and an entrepreneurial spirit are the norm? We are building a team in AstraZeneca dedicated to Vaccines & Immune Therapies and are looking for passionate and motivated physicians with prior clinical development experience in immune therapies. We therefore are interested to hear from you to start exploring your future goals, objectives and career development paths.
AstraZeneca is a global, science-led, patient-focused biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialization of prescription medicines for some of the world’s most serious diseases. We are more than one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies. The Vaccines and Immune Therapies (V&I unit) has been created to optimize AstraZeneca’s portfolio of vaccines and antibodies for infectious diseases (e.g. COVID, RSV, Influenza), as well as drive future discovery.
In this anticipated role in the Vaccines & Immune Therapies Unit, Late-stage Clinical Development function you will be given the opportunity to work on one or more of our current or new vaccine or monoclonal antibody programs for COVID-19, Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) or Influenza, in a truly international working environment, with opportunities to interact with key external specialists, other medical colleagues and specialists in basic science, as well as commercial and regulatory functions.
AstraZeneca is a global, science-led, patient-focused biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialization of prescription medicines for some of the world’s most serious diseases. We are more than one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies. The Vaccines and Immune Therapies (V&I unit) has been built to optimize AstraZeneca’s portfolio of vaccines and antibodies for infectious diseases (e.g. COVID, RSV, Influenza), as well as drive future discovery.
In AstraZeneca V&I, we’re driven by innovation and our dedication to make a real-life difference in patients’ lives. That difference starts with you. This is a place for those who thrive with energy and pace, we are rewarded and celebrated for our work, developing new medicines for patients.
What You’ll Do
The Global Development Scientist is an important part of the Clinical Project Team, and Global Study Team working harmoniously and cross functionally with other team members, Site Management & Monitoring, field-based liaisons, and site personnel. The Global Development Scientist and Global Development Medical Director work collaboratively in the clinical aspects underpinning a clinical program.
This includes shared responsibility with Clinical Operations team members in the planning and execution, including recruitment and delivery of a clinical study. Accountabilities include clinical support for the development and implementation of late phase AstraZeneca sponsored clinical program strategies. As such, you will provide clinical/scientific input into design & implementation of clinical trial(s), their delivery, clinical data review, interpretation of results, reporting effectively on time, and activities required for worldwide registration of the product (i.e. clinical input to NDA/BLA). You may also provide expert input or lead functional process improvement initiatives and provide contributions to cross area working groups depending on the level of experience.
This position demands strong collaborative communication skills and the individual will operate according to the highest ethical standards in compliance with internal SOPs, local regulations, laws and adhere to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and regulatory requirements.
Other responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Desirable for the role
Please apply via the link provided.
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Here you’ll have the opportunity to make a significant difference to patients’ lives. With science at its heart, this is the place where breakthroughs born in the lab become transformative medicines – for the world’s most complex diseases.
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