Senior Scientific Advisor PHT
As a member of a team of accomplished scientists and technologists, the Senior Scientific Advisor provides scientific guidance and analysis to the Sales, Marketing, Consulting Services and Client Services functions in a software company that creates electronic data collection systems for clinical trials.
Review clinical protocols from prospective customers;
Plan the data collection design;
Determine the project complexity;
Write content for the Scope of Work;
Prepare capability and proposal defense presentations; and
Attend pre-sales customer presentations.
Clinical Science & Consulting Support:
Develop instrument and patient reported outcomes diary designs;
Participate in concept elicitation, cognitive debriefing and usability testing;
Prepare of study documents including centralized IRB submissions;
Coding and Analysis;
Gap and Data Analysis;
Acquire and maintain critical knowledge to support clients and PHT teams to maintain knowledge base regarding regulations and scientific advances that influence PHT services; and
Participate in discussions on behalf of the client with instrument copywriters, regulatory authorities and other third parties.
Contribute to product development decisions;
Participate in presentations at professional forums;
Participate in the preparation and review of publications; and
Support projects which are designed to obtain marketing information.
Client Services Support:
Assist project handoff from sales to services;
Contribute to training of Client Services staff regarding diary design, scientific objectives of proposals, best practices; and
Support Client Services at selected post sales customer meetings.
Travel approximately 35% of time
Education Minimum: PhD in a life science required
Required Skills and Experience:
Minimum of 3 years experience in working with or managing clinical trials
Familiarity with the drug development life cycle
Fluency in both scientific and business concepts
Polished presentation skills with an ability to engage the audience
Skilled with MS Office and possessing general technology savvy
Comfortable and fearless learning new computer programs.
Enthusiasm for role of consultant
Experience with Patient Reported Outcomes and electronic PROs is a big plus
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