Principal Research Associate

Fullerton, California
Apr 26, 2021
May 05, 2021
Organization Type
Principal Clinical Research Scientist

Kelly is currently seeking a Principal Clinical Research Scientist for one of the largest global pharmaceutical/Medical Device companies in the world. This person will join our Kelly FSP (Functional Service Provider) division, a managed solution provider and business unit of Kelly Services, Inc..

This role is a full-time, offering our enhanced benefit package options. As a Kelly employee within this group, you will be eligible for Medical, Dental, 401K and a variety of other benefits options to choose from. This includes paid time off, including holiday, vacation, and sick/personal time unless told otherwise.


This function will be involved in publication planning and execution for clinical studies and projects. This professional will provide clinical science support for European Medical Device Regulation (MDR) requirements. The Clinical Research Scientist with Global Strategic Marketing, Clinical Research, Biostatistics, Data Management, Medical Affairs and other functions on physicians research collaborations, study idea development and progress, and data dissemination via publication and congress planning.

Some of the job responsibilities may include:

· Providing high level support for study-related publication effort including defining scope and target journal/conference, data interpretation, writing, manuscript and abstract submissions, preparation of congress presentations

· Evaluating support requests for publications and to provide consolidated comments and support to the requests

· Performing literature searches and data extraction in support of clinical and regulatory needs

· Development of Post-Market Clinical Follow-up (PMCF) Plans and/or Reports, as well as generation of clinical evidence from PMCF activities

· Project management for research collaborations with physicians

· Developing study-related materials (e.g. protocol)

· Performing clinical operation tasks (e.g. contracting, payments) associated with assigned projects

· Tracking assigned project budgets to ensure adherence to business plans

· Other tasks, as assigned


· Advanced degree (PhD, PharmD etc.) with 0-3 years of related experience

· A Life Science, Physical Science, Nursing, or similar degree is preferred

· Expert in scientific publishing (journal articles and conference presentations), from concept through publication

· Exceptional scientific writing and data presentation skills

· Experience in literature searches and systematic literature reviews

· Experience in publishing the results of clinical trials or other clinical research is highly preferred

· Project management skills with the ability to handle multiple projects are required

· Able to work in a deadline-driven environment

· Self-motivated, able to work independently as well as part of a team

· Neurovascular or related experience is a plus

· This position is located in Irvine, CA

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