Scientist Based Pretoria South Africa Jobs Vacancy in Quintilesims
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Scientist Based Pretoria South Africa Jobs Vacancy in Quintilesims Jobs Details:
Provide support for internal and external customers regarding scientific and technical information as well as laboratory or other data/information analysis. Collaborate with internal Scientific Directors, Technical Services, Lab Operations, and Strategic Pricing teams in preparation of proposals to support customer clinical trials. Assist in providing scientific and technical advice to Global Sales and Marketing groups in support of customer clinical trials and other sales and marketing activities.
Assist in the execution of laboratory scientific support including communicating with and providing guidance on relevant test information and data to stakeholders.
Assisting with inquiries from other departments and clients requesting specific laboratory information.
Assist in the Review of Clinical Study Protocols to determine the correct test mix for the study.
Communicate on a scientific level with Scientific Directors, Technical Services, Lab Operations, Strategic Pricing, Sales and Marketing, global organizational colleagues, System Compliance Office, and external manufacturers on matters related to Scientific Support of client studies on both a regional and global basis.
Provide pro-active communication and direction to Pharma and biotech clients to maximize optimum test menus for current and future studies.
Collaborate with Project Managers to address client requests and concerns. Notify management of any delays in testing and any related factors.
Assist in identifying appropriate external vendors when necessary and laboratory testing requirements as directed by management in order to prevent delays and meet timeline commitments.
Participate in continuing education through self-study, attending off-site lectures and preparing programs to share with co-workers.
Assist in identification and coordination of laboratory testing (including assessment and applicability of moderate/highly complex analyses/tests) as defined in clinical protocols with existing laboratory tests or need to develop and validate new tests per many different functional service areas. Assist other groups (e.g. Technical Services) in evaluating the validity of specimen results as per SOP guidelines.
Review standard operating procedures (SOPs) and provide feedback as required to improve process and workflow efficiencies.
Assist management in establishing new processes or methodologies to improve operational efficiencies.
Develop a good understanding of Q2 Solutions business and build relationships with clinical scientists at other Q2 sites.
Support Scientific Managers in preparation for presentations to internal and external customers.
All responsibilities are essential job functions unless noted as nonessential (N).
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
General knowledge of clinical laboratory regulations, GxP and /or ICH guidelines
Effective computer and database skills
Excellent attention to detail
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent organizational skills
Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients
Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
MINIMUM REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s degree in life sciences or relevant field and 3 years of relevant clinical laboratory experience; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Extensive use of the telephone and face-to-face communications, which requires the accurate perception of speech.
Interacting and collaborating with many different internal colleagues (multi-tasking) to complete work under short timelines.
Must be able to work efficiently in a fast paced environment.
Extensive use of keyboard requiring repetitive motion of fingers and sitting for long periods of time.