Senior Preclinical Scientist - Geneva

Location: 

Meyrin, Geneva, CH

Division: 
Division:  Scientific Affairs
Job Type:  Permanent role

        

In view of our continued global growth, we are recruiting a Sr Preclinical Scientist with strong expertise in the field of urinary tract infection (UTIs) at our headquarters in Geneva. Reporting to the Head of Preclinical, your mission is i) to manage external experimental studies in the UTI field using bladder models and provide scientific support to the preclinical department; ii) to support the Brand Lead and the Integrated Brand Team on key projects and analysis.

 

Your main responsibilities are as follows:

  • As expert in microbiology in the field of UTI and related uro-pathogens, bring scientific value to the Preclinical Department and significantly contribute to our basic research on untapping UTI etiology and patient responding profile
  • Be responsible for conducting and testing the antimicrobial and immunotherapeutic effect induced by the microbial content of one of our key products 
  • Lead external preclinical studies using microfluids 

 

In addition to your focus on scientific evidence generation, you will integrate the Integrated Brand Team and contribute to some key initiatives as agreed with the Brand Lead UTI.  

 

To carry out this mission, we are looking for a person with the following profile:

  • Ph.D. in Biology, Microbiology, Immunology, Cell Biology or equivalent
  • Demonstrated experience in ideation studies, from concept to implementation
  • Demonstrated experience in publishing scientific literature in the field of Urinary Tract Infections and/or immunology
  • Effective communication skills in presenting results
  • Fluency in English (speaking & writing) with, ideally, good oral skills in French
  • A keen interest for business, for translating scientific input into commercial strategy and commercial needs into scientific projects.

 

To be successful in this role, we are looking for a creative team player, who enjoys working in a fast paced, hands-on and flexible environment. Thanks to your analytical mindset, you are able to quickly understand and synthetize scientific data. Moreover, you bring strong communication and interpersonal skills, which are a real asset for cross-functional collaborations. 

 

Do you want to be part of OM Pharma’s adventure? Apply as soon as possible and join us!

 

 

About Us

OM Pharma is a global Geneva-based biopharmaceutical company. It is a leader in the prevention of recurrent respiratory and urinary tract infections and is also active in the treatment of vascular diseases.
It operates worldwide through a strong network of international partners and invests its profits in R&D to develop microbial derived immunotherapeutic products to treat acute and chronic immunological disorders resulting from inflammation and infections. 
The company strives to improve the quality of life of patients around the world by providing access to better treatment of immunological imbalances.

For more information, visit the website: ompharma.com.

About Us

OM Pharma is a global Geneva-based Biotech company. It is a leader in the prevention of recurrent respiratory and urinary tract infections and is also active in the treatment of vascular diseases.
It operates worldwide through a strong network of international partners and continues to invest into R&D to develop microbial derived immunotherapeutic products addressing acute and chronic immunological disorders resulting from infections and inflammation. OM Pharma is operating to highest Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) standards which rely on a high level of Biotech competencies and experienced teams.
The company strives to help patients around the world to live better lives by allowing access to a better management of infectious diseases and immunological imbalances.
For more information, please visit: www.ompharma.com