Associate Information Scientist astrazeneca gothenburg.

Details

Contact:
Birgitta Nyström, 
birgitta.nystrom@randstad.se
Application deadline:
2020-01-24
Job type:
full time
Type of employment:
Permanent
City:
Västra Götalands län, 
Mölndal kommun
Category:
Life Science
Position:
Läkemedel, bioteknik & medicinteknik

Job description.

AstraZeneca is a major international healthcare business engaged in the research, development, manufacture and marketing of prescription pharmaceuticals and the supply of healthcare services. AstraZeneca is proud to offer a unique workplace culture that inspires innovation and collaboration. Co-workers are empowered to express diverse perspectives - and are made to feel valued, energized and rewarded for their ideas and creativity

At AstraZeneca, science is at the core of everything we do. Our purpose is to push the boundaries of science to deliver life-changing medicines. Would you like to be a part of helping us achieve this ambition?

Explore the possibility of joining us as Associate Information Scientist (AIS)within one of our key scientific focus areas Respiratory, Inflammation and Autoimmune (RIA). Supporting the late stage drug project teams, you will be a key person for innovative use of information and data to help shape our trials, decision making and portfolio. 

The Arena
You will play a leading role in supporting global clinical teams in finding and structuring clinical information for late stage drug development decisions. The position sits within our Information Practice unit who drives optimal use and value of clinical information and scientific knowledge retention for better informed decision-making in clinical development. 

Late-stage Development RIA Biometrics consists of statistical, programming and information experts for drug development in phase II and beyond. You will be part of a truly global team alongside some of the most respected specialists in the industry.

responsibilities.

Support RIA TA Memory 

Tasks include: 
  • find, download, and make available key information for selected disease populations and competitors
  • adjust and work with current SPOL site from a technical perspective
  • on a regular basis go through and ensure information in library are current
  • support and expand current information user and supplier network to ensure we get access to available information 
 
By information we mean publications, supplemental information, public CSRs and other documents, HA documentation, guidance documents for this disease and any other information that might help the clinical project teams

qualifications.

Minimum requirements
  • Bachelors or advanced degree in a Life Science
  • Experience in clinical information or science information setting in the application of information and knowledge management (settings could include, but are not limited to clinical drug development, medical writing, medical affairs, clinical operations, competitive intelligence, regulatory intelligence)
  • Good organizational skills and the ability to multitask; can set priorities and follow a timeline
  • Ideally a self-starter, who can work independently
  • Good written and verbal communication skills

Preferred experience and key factors
  • Good understanding of project management techniques and methods 
  • Knowledge of the pharmaceutical clinical drug development process (with a preference for late-stage drug development in Respiratory, Inflammation, Autoimmunity) 

For us, it is important that all competence and skills in the labor market are utilized. We welcome all applicants and strive for diversity.

application.

2020-01-22, selection and interviews will be ongoing. The position may be filled before the last day of application, therefore, apply as soon as possible.

For more information: Birgitta Nyström, consultant manager, birgitta.nystrom.se or Kerstin Karlsson, consultant manager, kerstin.karlsson@randstad.se.


Randstad Life Sciences is specialized in competences within Life Science. As a consultant with us, you get a competitive salary, benefits and collective agreements. Your consultant manager is always there for you and ensures that you get varying and developing assignments at different companies, within different industries. At Randstad Life Sciences, your personal development is in focus, and you are offered a large network and many social activities.

about AstraZeneca.

AstraZeneca is a major international healthcare business engaged in the research, development, manufacture and marketing of prescription pharmaceuticals and the supply of healthcare services. AstraZeneca is proud to offer a unique workplace culture that inspires innovation and collaboration. Co-workers are empowered to express diverse perspectives - and are made to feel valued, energized and rewarded for their ideas and creativity

https://www.astrazeneca.se/