July 21, 2017

By Nuritas

Head of Clinical Trials

Nuritas™ is a Dublin-based biotech company revolutionizing the discovery of novel and natural active ingredients with scientifically proven health benefits. Our disruptive approach to discovery provides access to the most health-benefiting components within foods by combining artificial intelligence and DNA analysis to data-mine billions of molecules.



  • Provide the depth of scientific expertise required for the clinical design and development of peptides.
  • Design and implement preclinical and toxicology studies
  • Design and implement of trials
  • Oversee clinical operations in accordance with ICH-GCP guidelines including clinical trial management (Phase I), CRO selection, monitoring, third party vendor management and filing of all essential trial specific documentation.
  • Analyse and professionally communicate preclinical and clinical results to inform development strategies.
  • Manage multiple clinical projects to GCP standards.
  • Provide oversight of all the responsibilities transferred from Client to CROs and other vendors.
  • Manage and monitor/audit CROs
  • Liaise with Commercial and other areas of the company integrating, defining and weaving clinical requirements into overall company strategy and vice versa.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Relevant Science degree
  • Candidate must be self-motivated, hands-on and willing to travel
  • Must have demonstrable experience in designing and implementing trials
  • A minimum of 10 years of experience in managing/co-managing multi-centre  clinical trials
  • Significant experience working with and managing CROs
  • Monitoring and project management experience
  • Ability to audit and clinical trial sites
  • GCP experience in the pharmaceutical industry
  • A flair for scientific writing (protocols and reports) and fully conversant with the use of EDC in clinical trials
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and problem-solving skills
  • Flexible in reacting to changing priorities in projects without compromising timelines and/or quality


  • Hard worker
  • Ability to work on big projects as part of a team
  • Good organisation and optimisation of working environment
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and overlapping deadlines
  • Natural ability to problem-solve
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal are required
  • Ability to communicate with experimental biologists, computer scientists and non-scientists


How to apply

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