Hyderabad

Title Principal Scientific Manager – INVITRO – BIOLOGY
Services Biology
Job Function Biology
Job Grade Principal Scientific Manager
SBU/ Division Discovery Services
Candidate Profile Qualification PhD degree in life sciences
Experience 10+ years of drug discovery experience in the pharmaceutical / biotechnology/CRO industries
Location Hyderabad
Job Responsibilities
  • A leading Indian Contract Discovery Organization is looking to hire a dynamic personality with strong leadership skills and significant exposure to pharmaceutical drug discovery, to lead and grow their toxicology services.
  • The role will be very challenging but highly rewarding, with responsibilities that include overseeing existing pre-clinical toxicology studies, evaluating and on-boarding new platforms and capabilities, providing strong scientific feedback to a global pool of clients and maintaining strong client relationships.
  • While the emphasis will largely be on in vitro toxicology, the best candidates will be those who are strong in both in vitro as well as in vivo toxicology.
  • Our company will be making significant investments in capital equipment as well as in sales/marketing to grow this business into a large and profitable one and to position ourselves as a global leader in providing discovery toxicology support.
Skills Essentials
  • Strong knowledge and broad experience in the area of in vitro/in vivo toxicology assays
  • A track record of success in the field of Toxicology, either in a pharmaceutical or CRO setting
  • Familiarity with GLP/OECD/REACH and other US/European agency guidelines on in vitro/in vivo toxicity assays
  • Thorough knowledge on in vitro toxicology assays for Pharma/Agro chemicals/cosmetic/FMCG research
  • Toxicity assays using zebra fish model, High Content Screening, toxicogenomics (NGS) would be desirable
  • Contributing to the preparation of regulatory submissions
  • Having a clear vision for business growth and encouraging innovative thinking