Clinical Scientist- Scientific Affairs

Clinical Scientist- Scientific Affairs

Southern California

Clinical Scientist - Scientific Affairs

Our client, a global leader in physician-dispensed skincare, is looking for a Clinical Scientist – Scientific Affairs, to add to their growing R&D team. The position is based in Southern California.

Purpose of Position:

The Clinical Scientist- Scientific Affairs is responsible for coordinating clinical safety studies for all skincare brands domestically and internationally. This role will manage clinical safety studies with a focus on evidence-based practice and quality improvement. The Clinical Scientist- Scientific Affairs will provide clinical advice and expertise to both internal and external clients.

Summary of Essential Job Functions:

  • This individual will be responsible for leading the design and execution of safety clinical studies and ensure that they are conducted according to standardized practices - meeting quality, medical, and regulatory requirements
  • Responsible for interpretation and reporting of study results, and making recommendations to the team
  • Responsible for careful selection of contract research organization (CROs) and data management for clinical safety projects
  • Manage and execute all safety testing
  • May grow into additional Clinical Efficacy management responsibilities.

Qualifications, Knowledge and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in concentration in Chemistry, Medical, Pharmacy or other related fields. (Graduate degree preferred)
  • Minimum 5+ years related experience required
  • Exceptional organizational and prioritization/time management skills; demonstrated ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Exceptional ability to make decisions based on incomplete or ambiguous data
  • Experience in Product Development
  • Experience in the most current clinical technologies and products used in the industry
  • Ability to work independently and develop new methodologies and processes is required
  • Must be detail-oriented; possess outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Takes the time to understand issues from different points of views before taking action
  • Is discreet; understands when confidentiality is required
  • High level of energy and initiative
  • A quick learner – is able to learn about the company (people and departments) quickly and accurately
  • Proven interpersonal skills – can build rapport and credibility quickly with people at all levels.
  • Demonstrated expertise in the following areas: relationship building, time management, planning and organizing
  • Demonstrated professional standards and unwavering integrity and ethical conduct


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