Basilea Pharmaceutica Ltd. is a commercial stage biopharmaceutical company, headquartered in the heart of the life sciences hub of Basel, Switzerland.

We are an innovative and multinational team of 225 employees worldwide and committed to discovering, developing and bringing to market medicines that make a clear difference to the lives of patients. Our activities are focused on the therapeutic areas of oncology and anti-infectives, with two commercialized drugs in our portfolio (Cresemba® and Zevtera®).

For our headquarter in Basel we are currently looking for a new colleague to join our team as 

Senior Clinical Pharmacologist (M/F) 


Your tasks

  • Lead clinical pharmacology program from Pre-IND/Phase 1 to late phase studies, through regulatory submissions, including post marketing for assigned projects
  • Act as a core project team member within the development project team and ensure deliverables according to agreed timelines and regulatory requirements
  • Responsible for study design and data interpretation of clinical pharmacology studies (including PK, PBPK, first in human, FE, hADME, DDI, special populations); design PK elements of  Phase 2/3 clinical studies, and manage the modeling (PK, PK/PD) strategy
  • Responsible for co-authoring and preparing clinical documentation
  • Represent clinical pharmacology in regulatory interactions with Health Authorities
  • Work closely on a day-to-day basis with key stakeholders in development, research and toxicology to strategize and execute clinical pharmacology studies efficiently and with high quality
  • Select and work closely with external vendors and consultants supporting non-clinical (DMPK), clinical studies, and modeling activities
  • Actively preparing, reviewing and publishing scientific papers and abstracts

Your profile

  • PhD or equivalent experience in clinical pharmacology, pharmacokinetics, and/or pharmacometrics
  • >8-10 years industrial experiences in clinical pharmacology, preferably in oncology
  • Experience in conducting and interpreting clinical pharmacology studies and translation from preclinical to clinical studies
  • Experience leading clinical pharmacology development programs from Phase 1 through to Phase 3 studies
  • Experience with translational PK, PBPK and PK/PD
  • Highly motivated team player, proactive with ability to oversee multiple tasks and attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills at different levels, internally,externally,cross-functionally and in highly collaborative matrix environment
  • Fluent in English, German would be beneficial

Basilea is committed to putting people first. In addition to competitive remuneration, we offer the opportunity to work on interesting, cross-functional projects in an engaging working environment. We strongly believe that every employee can make an impact and is vital to our success.

If you wish to become part of a company that strives to make a difference to the lives of patients worldwide, we are looking forward to receiving your application via our careers portal.

Additional information can be found on our website