Clinical Trial Scientist


Basel City, BS, CH



About Idorsia Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Idorsia Ltd is reaching out for more - We have more ideas, we see more opportunities and we want to help more patients.
In order to achieve this, we want to develop Idorsia into one of Europe’s leading biopharmaceutical companies, with a strong scientific core.
Headquartered in Switzerland - a European biotech hub - Idorsia is specialized in the discovery and development of small molecules, to transform the horizon of therapeutic options. Idorsia has a broad portfolio of innovative drugs in the pipeline, an experienced team, a fully-functional research center, and a strong balance sheet – the ideal constellation to bringing R&D efforts to business success.
Idorsia was listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (ticker symbol: IDIA) in June 2017 and has over 1,100 highly qualified specialists dedicated to realizing our ambitious targets.


We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Clinical Trial Scientist to join our team !


Job's Responsibilities :


  • Core member of the clinical trial team (CTT).
  • Collaborates closely with the Clinical Trial Physician (CTP) on relevant trial-related activities
  • Develops a sound understanding of the science and medicine related to an indication and trial and
  • performs literature searches as needed to keep knowledge up to date.
  • Main deliverables include the clinical trial protocol and related documents such as the ICF, study
  • committee charters, study guidelines/instructions, PD code list, subject narratives, and the CSR.
  • Provides input into and reviews cross-functional trial documents such as the SAP, ESP requirements
  • and specifications, monitoring guidelines, data review manual.
  • Performs data review and medical monitoring during the conduct of the trial.
  • Coordinates/manages the study committees.
  • Provides scientific input into responses for IRBs/ECs and HAs.
  • Participates in discussions with external experts.
  • Trains the relevant functions and roles on the scientific aspects of the trial.
  • Contributes to cross-functional and clinical development initiatives and processes as needed.


Candidate's Requirements :


  • Good organizational, problem solving, and interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and within a cross-functional team to prioritize and coordinate multiple
  • competing tasks.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet short timelines without compromising quality.
  • Results driven attitude and good sense of urgency.
  • Able to anticipate and proactively address issues and demands.
  • Analytical thinking and data and detail oriented.
  • Shares knowledge and expertise openly.
  • Effectively negotiates with key stakeholders to influence, convince, and gain their buy-in and agreement.
  • Thinks globally and has an appreciation and understanding of the big picture (e.g., competitor activities,
  • potential implications and consequences of own activities and decisions).
  • Able to travel occasionally as required to fulfil responsibilities and tasks.

What Idorsia offers :


  • Exciting opportunities  for development and professional growth within our dynamic organization
  • A collaborative and solution oriented environment where you can make a difference
  • An innovative and open culture in a truly multicultural environment
  • A competitive salary and generous social benefits

Work  Location: Allschwil-Basel Area
Country: Switzerland
Business Area:  Therapeutic Area Units
Schedule: Fulltime
Job Type: Permanent
Job ID: 3632



At Idorsia, we harness the power of difference, authenticity, and inclusion to achieve business success.
We encourage all potential candidates with diverse backgrounds of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, and disability to submit their job applications. All applicants will receive consideration.
We are committed to fostering respect, fairness, and equal opportunities for all job applicants and our employees.

Please be informed that if you are selected for this position, your employment will be subject to a pre-employment background screening process, of which you would be informed in greater detail in due course.

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