Oncology Global Clinical Development Scientist

GSK is expanding its oncology organization, and we are looking for experienced professionals to help us rebuild and grow our internal expertise! We have an exciting (and expanding) portfolio, and are looking for clinical scientists who have a wide breadth of oncology and clinical development experience. It's a wonderful time to join our team because we have many opportunities to lead global studies in Phases 1-3 in the areas of immuno-oncology, cell/gene therapy and epigenetics. Apply to learn more!

This role will support clinical study team members in the design and implementation of a clinical study, and maybe also be accountable for individual studies, as appropriate. This may include responsibility and accountability for the set-up, coordination, execution and/or delivery of one or more studies.

The role will:

  • Support the delivery and quality of clinical studies by assisting with various study specific activities throughout the life of a study.
  • Generate alternative solutions and perspectives at study and line level. Encourage others within matrix and line teams to seek alternative perspectives and develop solutions.
  • Ensure compliance with ICH/GCP guidelines, all applicable laws and regulations, and GSK SOPs, for all products and services delivered for their designated studies.
  • Support decisions which balance risk/benefit with clear understanding of impact on project; assist in taking action to mitigate risk where appropriate.
  • Proactively identify issues and propose strategies to manage implications and risks on clinical study/studies timelines, budgets and goals.
  • Support study teams by assisting with management of study level budget.
  • Collaborate with therapy aligned staff in other functions. Interact effectively across boundaries with other global functions using influencing and relationship-building skills.


Why you?

Basic Qualifications:

We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals:
  • Bachelors degree in a life science field or equivalent experience.
  • Broad understanding of the pharmaceutical industry and the clinical development process.
  • Some knowledge of clinical operations/study management and essential regulatory guidelines.
  • Ability to establish and build internal and external relationships at all levels in a highly dynamic and matrixed environment.


Preferred Qualifications:

If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus:
  • Advanced degree (e.g. MS).
  • Oncology experience.


Why GSK?

Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture.

These include Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity along with Courage, Accountability, Development, and Teamwork. As GSK focuses on our values and expectations and a culture of innovation, performance, and trust, the successful candidate will demonstrate the following capabilities:

  • Operating at pace and agile decision-making - using evidence and applying judgment to balance pace, rigor and risk.
  • Committed to delivering high quality results, overcoming challenges, focusing on what matters, execution.
  • Continuously looking for opportunities to learn, build skills and share learning.
  • Sustaining energy and well-being
  • Building strong relationships and collaboration, honest and open conversations.
  • Budgeting and cost-consciousness


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