Senior Scientist - Preclinical Development Neuro

Warman O’Brien
Paris (Département), Ile-de-France (FR)
Based on candidate's experience.
Start date
6 Nov 2022
Closing date
6 Dec 2022

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R & D , Pre - clinical
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
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Job Details

Partnering with Clinical Stage Biotech who has 2 compounds across 4 different indications focus on Neurodegenerative disease. Three of them are at Preclinical stage.

You will be responsible for the in vivo validation of Preclinical candidates in support of the Fist in Man studies. Thus, in charge of the early-stage non-clinical Pharmacology programs. You will bring your expertise to support the Preclinical development in vitro and in vivo in support of entry into man.
Being fully involved and have a full overview of the preclinical aspect, from the design, execution, analysis to the interpretation of preclinical studies. You will liaise with internal and external partners (CRO, Academic...)

This is an overall role where you will have a full exposure on all the activities in Pre-Clinical.

Your tasks:

  • Providing scientific input into the Biology of Biotech products
  • Identify and select animal models and partners (CRO, academics…) to drive the nonclinical studies in order to validate preclinical candidates.
  • Work with partner to conduct the non-clinical studies: Plan, budget, process, study conduct, execution…
  • Work with the internal teams regarding the strategic input into CNS research with executive management.

Your experience:

  • PhD ideally with an expertise in Neurology
  • 6 years of experience in the industry (Biotech OR Pharmaceutical)
  • Expert in Neurology (Ideally CNS), in vitro and in vivo neurodegenerative models.
  • This is a bonus if you have been working on Gene Therapy development


Warman O’Brien is a global specialist Life Sciences recruitment partner headquartered in London. We recruit across a number of functional areas including Biometrics, Clinical Research, Data Science, Bioinformatics, QA, Discovery Sciences and Translational Research, Procurement & Technical Operation across the UK, Europe and North America. We cover both temporary/contract and permanent vacancies for companies across the pharmaceutical industry.

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