Syneos Health

Medical Affairs Scientist

Home Based, SRB
30 Apr 2021
17 May 2021
Medical Affairs
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
Here at Syneos Health we are currently recruiting for a Medical Affairs Scientist.

Job Details:

Reviews and analyses project specific data and medical literature. Manages study-related committees such as Data Monitoring Committees (DMCs), Data Safety Monitoring Boards (DSMBs), and Adjudication Committees.

Responsibilities for this role are as follows:

1. Performs review of medical data listings, Case Report Form (CRF) line and lab listings, and medical coding; highlights areas for medical review.

2. Performs analysis to identify trends within data, line, and lab listings.

3. Performs initial assessments for Medical Affairs Pre-Enrollment Review process.

4. Assists Medical Monitor(s) with creation of Medical Management Plans.

5. Creates project plans related to Medical Data Review, Endpoint Management, and Pre-Enrollment Review.

6. Primary interface between Company and sponsors, vendors, and other departments in the area of DMC, DSMB, Safety Committee and Adjudication Committee management. Provides specialized knowledge for international guidance regarding the conduct of study-related committees.

7. Uploads and manages documents collected for pre-enrollment review and endpoint adjudication.


Performs other work related duties as assigned. Minimal travel may be required (up to 25%).The ideal candidate will need the following experience / skills to be considered:

  • BA/BS in the biological sciences or related discipline in the natural sciences/health care field, nursing degree, or equivalent combination of education and experience. MS in a Healthcare, Business Administration, Public Administration, Public Health, or equivalent degree preferred.
  • Moderate clinical research experience and management experience.
  • Experience in a Clinical Research Organization and related therapeutic specialties preferred.
  • Oncology experience is required.
  • Knowledge of financial budgets and various financial analysis tools.
  • Superior proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Project), email, and internet.
  • Strong presentation skills, interpersonal skills, as well as a team oriented approach.
  • Excellent verbal, written, and communication skills.
  • Ability to multitask under tight deadlines while providing attention to detail and high quality work.
  • Ability to be flexible, adapt to change, work independently, as well as work in a matrix environment.

Get to know Syneos Health
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Additional Information:
Tasks, duties, and responsibilities as listed in this job description are not exhaustive. The Company, at its sole discretion and with no prior notice, may assign other tasks, duties, and job responsibilities. Equivalent experience, skills, and/or education will also be considered so qualifications of incumbents may differ from those listed in the Job Description. The Company, at its sole discretion, will determine what constitutes as equivalent to the qualifications described above. Further, nothing contained herein should be construed to create an employment contract. Occasionally, required skills/experiences for jobs are expressed in brief terms. Any language contained herein is intended to fully comply with all obligations imposed by the legislation of each country in which it operates, including the implementation of the EU Equality Directive, in relation to the recruitment and employment of its employees. The Company is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, including the provision of reasonable accommodations, when appropriate, to assist employees or applicants to perform the essential functions of the job.