Clinical Research Assistant 60%


Offered by:

Octapharma AG


Headquartered in Lachen near Zurich, Switzerland, the Octapharma Group is a leading company in the worldwide market for therapeutic human proteins. Working at Octapharma means to have an opportunity to contribute to our common goal – developing lifesaving therapies to improve patients’ lives. 

We are seeking

an Assistant to the Clinical Research Team 60% part time, located in Lachen and reporting to the Senior Vice President Clinical R&D Haematology, who will work in close cooperation with the members of the Clinical Research Team with focus on the following areas: 

The job

  • Administrative support including budget tracking, tracking of invoices and payments 
  • Controll and management of contracts, insurance documents, LCM uploads
  • Travel management for the team
  • Communication / liase with internal departments, national and international affiliates and external investigators/opinion leaders
  • Support management of clinical projects 
  • Organisation and execution of Investigators/Advisory Board meetings
  • Preparation of presentations (Powerpoint)

The ideal candidate

  • Commercial Education with professional experience ideally in the pharmaceutical or healthcare industry 
  • Preferably with experience in supporting clinical projects and related communication
  • Flexibility to work on a variety of topics and ability to prioritize multiple tasks, work under pressure, and manage time efficiently
  • Highly structured, reliable and well organized
  • Excellent communication and reporting skills
  • Team player
  • Experienced in dealing with external agencies
  • Excellent English and German skills


We offer

  • Working in a motivated team in an international and highly dynamic environment 
  • Become part of our team, gain hands-on experience and insight into the pharmaceutical industry
  • Active participation in the conduct of global clinical projects
  • The opportunity to join a successful company in which innovation, people and entrepreneurship are the fundamentals of its success


How to apply

Please apply online in English describing your interest, expected salary and enclosing your CV, references and/or recommendation letters.