Research & Development - Clinical Research, Development, and Regulatory Affairs Placement

by MSD

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Job Details

1st November 2021
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Science/Research
Central London and City

Research & Development - Clinical Research, Development, and Regulatory Affairs Placement

Who we are…?
For more than a century, our organisation has been inventing for life, bringing forward medicines and vaccines for many of the world's most challenging diseases. Today, our organisation continues to be at the forefront of research to deliver innovative health solutions and advance the prevention and treatment of diseases that threaten people and animals around the world.

We are officially certified by the Top Employer Institute and been awarded the exclusive Top Employer United Kingdom Certification for the fourth year running.

Research & Development

We are a research-driven biopharmaceutical company. Our mission is built on the simple premise that if we “follow the science” and that great medicines can make a significant impact to our world. And we believe that a research-driven enterprise dedicated to world-class science can succeed by inventing medicine and vaccine innovations that make a difference for patients across the globe.

Opportunities

Our 12-month industrial placement programme within Research & Development offers a wide range of opportunities, and a unique insight into the world of the pharmaceutical industry.

For our 2021 Student Placement Programme, we are offering opportunities in the following areas:

Clinical Research

Our Clinical Research and Pharmacovigilance team push the boundaries of global healthcare through research and innovation. Through clinical trials and surveillance, we ensure the safety and efficacy of our existing and pipeline products to produce safe, effective, innovative medicine.

Development

Our Development team ensure production can be scaled up whilst remaining stable, effective, deliverable and safe. Following formulation, cutting edge computer modelling techniques are used to simulate outcomes and, if successful, PKPD and toxicity studies bring the science one step closer to giving hope to patients.

Regulatory Affairs

Our Regulatory Affairs team bring new medical advancements to the world by facilitating communications and procedures that allow swift, organized compliance across regulatory agencies. We are an international network on the leading-edge of healthcare breakthroughs that help provide new, reliable, and compliant medical products, practices and solutions to the world.

Whatever your career path; we offer opportunities to develop and expand your career while making a true difference in peoples' lives.

Technical Requirements

  • You will be looking to complete a 12-month placement in your third or penultimate year of study, returning to your course at the end of the placement
  • Clinical Research: Studying a Biomedical Sciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences or a related degree and studied A-Levels in Biology and Chemistry (or equivalent qualifications)
  • Development (Quality): Studying a Chemistry, Biochemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences or a related degree (or equivalent qualification)
  • Regulatory Affairs: Requirements vary depending on the role. Please view further details on our website
  • Please view the full job descriptions for each role on our website for more specific responsibilities and requirements

About MSD

At MSD, we are inspired by a shared vision and mission to save and improve lives.

We are a global biopharmaceutical leader with a diverse portfolio of prescription medicines, oncology, vaccines and animal health products. We are driven by our purpose to develop and deliver innovative products that save and improve lives. With over 70,000 employees operating in more than 140 countries, we offer state of the art laboratories, plants and offices that are designed to Inspire our employees as we learn, develop and grow in our careers. We are proud of over 125 years of service to humanity and continue to be one of the world’s biggest investors in Research & Development.

How to apply

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Please note that applications may close before the application deadline, so apply early to avoid disappointment.


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