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Senior Clinical Scientist

Job Description

A collective energy and ambition. A place where you can make a real difference.

We’re a company that genuinely cares about our people, our products, our consumers and the environment.

Our unique, informal culture champions courage, determination and collaboration. Knowing we have an open and supportive team means each of us has the freedom to take responsibility and ownership. We have a shared passion to work hard, innovate and push boundaries.

United by the belief that when we strive for growth, anything is possible. While we might not be the largest company in our industry, we believe we can have the biggest impact because: Together We Have the Power to Win.

Job Title:      Senior Clinical Scientist – Global Product Safety & Clinical Affairs Dept.          

Department:  Research & Development               

Reports To:    Program Manager or Research Manager 

Role Summary           


This individual will be responsible for management and coordination of safety, efficacy and claim substantiation studies across a diverse product portfolio worldwide. The individual will manage all aspects of studies conducted at external contract research labs and academic institutions including study initiation, protocol, monitoring and reporting

Role Accountabilities and Responsibilities                              

  • Collaborate with multifunctional teams to develop scientifically sound testing strategies, regulatory and GCP/GLP/ICH compliant protocols, study and budget timelines to meet project goals and timing; and communicate with product development on status updates
  • Preparation and update of global clinical standard operating procedures and collaboration with product development to provide oversight on global clinical projects
  • Interact closely with principal investigators to ensure timely and effective execution of studies
  • Responsible for protocol development and monitoring, data management, interpretation of statistical results, reporting and study closure
  • Monitor external literature and activities to ensure consistency and best standards for clinical safety, efficacy and claim substantiation
  • Collaborate with multifunctional teams to ensure that project goal and timelines are met and quality and regulatory compliance are achieved.

Education and Experience                                                          

  • PhD/Masters/BS from an accredited institution in biological science related field
  • 2-5 years of experience in consumer product/personal care/medical device industries
  • Clinical study management with contracted Clinical research sites in Europe, Latin America and Far East is a plus
  • Certification in CRA or CRC is a plus

Skills and Competencies

Excellent oral and written communication and problem-solving skills; organized; able to perform independently; ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment

Church & Dwight is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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United States

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