Merck Senior Clinical Scientist, Oncology in Upper Gwynedd, Pennsylvania

Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare.

Merck is on a quest for cures and is committed to being the world’s premier, most research-intensive biopharmaceutical company. Today, we’re doubling down on this goal. Merck Research Laboratories is a true scientific research facility of tomorrow, and will take Merck’s leading discovery capabilities and world-class small molecule and biologics R&D expertise to create breakthrough science that radically changes the way we approach serious diseases.

Accountable for the clinical/scientific execution of the clinical protocol. Accountable for the scientific aspects of the implementation and conduct of a clinical trial (e.g., investigator meeting presentations, safety and medical monitoring). May serve as the CSSM scientific representative on the clinical trial team (CTT). May collaborate with the Medical Writer on clinical/scientific and regulatory documents and Study manager on study deliverables. May provide tactical/scientific mentorship to other clinical scientists.

Education Minimum Requirement:

  • Degree in the Life Sciences or significant experience in clinical development (> 11 years)

  • Bachelor’s Degree with 7 years’; or MS with 5 years’; or PhD with <2 years’ relevant career experience

Required Experience and Skills:

  • Pharmaceutical and/or clinical drug development experience.

  • Excellent oral (including presentation) and written communication, computer/ database management and project management skills

Preferred Experience and Skills:

  • Oncology experience

Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.

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Job Clinical Research - Clin Ops

Other Locations: NA-US-NJ-Rahway

Title: Senior Clinical Scientist, Oncology

Primary Location: NA-US-PA-Upper Gwynedd

Requisition ID: CLI008088