Full time position in Kanata North for one-year term with opportunity for renewal and advancement. Must be available on relatively short notice and be comfortable working in a dog-friendly environment. Competitive salary based on experience.
Thera-Business is seeking a highly motivated clinical scientist to conduct evidence-based analyses in the healthcare field and prepare reports on the findings. The minimum level of education required is a graduate degree, PhD preferred, in biology or a health-related discipline with an additional minimum of three years medical research/writing experience. Background in epidemiology and/or evidence-based practices is considered an asset.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:
- Common sense, intelligent, enthusiastic, research driven individual.
- Experience in critical appraisal of medical literature.
- Understanding of research principles and evidence-based medicine principles.
- Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills. Proficiency in the English language is essential.
- Ability to work well independently as well as collaboratively with other professionals, students and key partners.
- Understanding of medical and scientific language and concepts of experimental design.
- Ability to exercise discretion and good judgment.
- Excellent time management skills to manage and prioritize work load responsibilities and timelines.
- Ability to work accurately and effectively under pressure, and to meet deadlines.
- References required.
- A dedicated, tight-knit team of professionals.
- Operating for over twenty years in the Ottawa area with international clients.
- Office in Kanata high tech area with great zen zone and free parking – no cubicles here.
- We love our dogs!
- The team works extremely hard in a very fast paced environment but we play hard every chance we get.
- We encourage professional growth and provide generous training opportunities.
- The only limit to your success with us is you.
Job Type: Full-time
- Medical Writing / Research: 3 years (Required)
- Doctoral Degree (Required)