Neurimmune AG is a Swiss biotech company focused on the development of a unique class of human antibody therapeutics for the treatment of severe diseases with high unmet medical need. To further strengthen our organization, we are recruiting for a:

Medical Director Clinical Trials (60 - 80%)

We are looking for a young professional physician to work in Schlieren (Zurich area) on a part-time (60 - 80%), permanent basis. The successful candidate must have strong hands-on capabilities and a can-do attitude. She/He will report to the Chief Medical Officer (CMO).

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Key contributor to medical and scientific areas of protocol and ICF
  • Provide medical expertise and medical oversight for the clinical trials, i.e., from protocol design to close-out
  • Monitoring and interpreting of ongoing study safety and efficacy data
  • Identify and liaise with key external experts, key opinion leaders and study sites
  • Analyze and communicate clinical study results to internal/external peers, including publications
  • Act as point of contact for internal and external colleagues for safety concerns, study specific questions, protocol issues and deviations that relate to subject safety and medical trial management
  • Answering inclusion/exclusion questions and medical questions specific to the protocol from study teams
  • Addressing safety issues across the study from sites and the study team
  • Reviewing line listings for coded events to verify Medical Dictionary for Regulatory Activities (MedDRA) consistency
  • Setting up systems, processes, plans and guidelines internally or along with the Clinical Research Organization (CRO)
  • Perform medical review of safety information and narratives before reports are submitted by the CRO to the authorities
  • Plan and conduct scientific advisory boards, symposia and other activities with key opinion leaders (KOLs) and external customers and represent Neurimmune’s viewpoint to KOLs, scientific advisors, health authorities, and to other external stakeholders


  • Medical Doctor or MD/PhD with specialty training in internal medicine and/or pharmaceutical medicine, broad interest in various therapeutic areas
  • At least 3-5 years work experience in the pharmaceutical sector in Medical Affairs, Clinical Development or related positions; experience in ICH-GCP regulation and regulatory guidance documents about clinical trials, cardiology and/or endocrinology is a plus
  • Demonstrated ability to support business objectives while ensuring full adherence to medical governance
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, experience of developing and delivering presentations and publications in English
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, Power Point and other software applications
  • Languages: English written and spoken is a must, any other language is a plus
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills and problem-solving capabilities
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and within a team structure, able to interact with a variety of individuals outside (investigators, regulatory, KOL’s) and inside the organization (project management, CMC, research, etc.)
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks, work under pressure, and manage time efficiently


Neurimmune is committed to developing innovative treatments to improve the lives of patients. If you have relevant professional experience and would like to be considered for the position advertised, please forward your CV, diploma and motivation letter to:

Ms. Christine Frei, Human Resources Department, by email:

Only applications received online will be accepted.

No candidatures sent by head-hunters will be considered.