Job offer / Open position - Study director

Open position: Study Director

Download the job offer document

Company domain field: Biotechnology, Research, Health

Description of the open position :

Explicyte is a Contract Research Organization providing preclinical and translational services to pharmaceutical industries / biotech companies – in the field of oncology and immuno-oncology – to evaluate and characterize novel therapeutic and diagnostic strategies.

To strengthen its activities, Explicyte ( is looking for a highly skilled and motivated Study Director who will be involved in the management of both sponsored and internal R&D research programs.

Main responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Management of studies (in vivo, ex vivo, in vitro) starting from experimental protocol conception to edition of deliverables study documents (protocols, reports, …)
  • Analysis and integration of data sets, including results interpretations and conclusions / perspectives
  • Timely management of projects / studies with respect to internal planning of study manager teams and to defined timelines with sponsors

 Education & professional experience

  • PhD degree and a previous post doctoral position in Life sciences
  • Minimum of 3 years of professional experience in Contract Research Organization (biotechnology, drug discovery,..) is required
  • Perfect fluency in English (oral and written) is required
  • Good knowledge of the pharmaceutical and biotech industries is mandatory

Skills & Abilities

  • Strong organizational skills, rigor and efficiency among others, for the management of research programs in a timely manner
  • Good relational skills to diligently and professionally manage teams of study managers
  • Good scientific approach for data analysis and integration over appropriate bioinformatic tools
  • Deep scientific and technical background - required – for data interpretation and elaboration of scientific plans
  • Strong english communication capabilities – oral and written - for documents reporting, teleconferences, and oral presentations
  • Dynamic, motivated, with a strong team spirit

Location: Bordeaux, France

If you are motivated to work within an innovative company evolving quickly, thank you to send your Application (Resume + Cover Letter) in electronic format to indicating the reference: “Study Director_explicyte”.