About the role: Arbutus has an opportunity for an independent, motivated Sr. Scientist, Clinical Virology to join our Biology team in Warminster. Our Biology team provides support for Arbutus’ HBV focused antiviral and immunology small molecule drug discovery efforts. Reporting to the VP, Biology, the Sr. Scientist, Clinical Virology will act as a liaison between research and clinical development to coordinate analysis of clinical samples for virological and immunological biomarkers, and will coordinate research support of clinical trials.
If you are looking to join a team with a proven track record in drug discovery and development, and are as passionate as we are, we want to hear from you.
Responsibilities will include: • Apply expert knowledge to provide research support to Arbutus clinical development and clinical operations • Successfully deliver on research goals and objectives Provide input in biomarker sampling, collections and general requirements in clinical trial study design in coordination with the clinical team • Oversee and coordinate with Clinical Operations the distribution, collection and shipments of the samples from the trial sites to CROs for the quantitation of viral parameters • Analyze data and prepare appropriate presentations and reports required for regulatory submissions • Be accountable for the communications between research and the clinical team • Execute hands-on laboratory research, including procurement and preparation of materials, execution of experiments and procedures and performing assays in support of development / clinical candidates • Provide scientific leadership within a matrix team environment • Represent clinical virology at project team meetings and to other internal audiences of all levels • Independently stay aware of the current literature in the field • Implement innovative solutions to the problems at hand • Other responsibilities as assigned
How to Apply: We invite you to send your cover letter and resume in PDF format, to email@example.com. Please ensure your submission is in PDF format (ideally in one document) indicating your surname in the filename (for example: SmithJane-cover-CV.pdf) and position title and reference number in the subject line of the email (“Sr. Scientist, Clinical Virology [reference #17-14]”).
About your Application: At Arbutus we value diversity and encourage applications from all qualified candidates.
We greatly appreciate your interest in being a part of our team; however, because of the volume of resumes received, we are only able to contact you should you be considered for a position. We will keep your resume in our database for one year, and contact you should a position that matches your skills become available.