CSRM Oncology Sr Scientist Job

Gwynedd, PA, US
September 12 2017
Organization Type
CSRM Oncology Sr Scientist:DRU000673


Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare.

Merck’s Oncology organization is dedicated to delivering breakthrough innovations that extend and improve the lives of cancer patients worldwide. Our team of dauntless, forward-thinking individuals achieves this through an unwavering commitment to supporting accessibility to medicine, providing new therapeutic procedures, and collaborating with governments and payers to ensure that people who need medicines have access to them. At Merck, our focus is on innovation and launch execution excellence; we translate breakthrough science into innovative medicines that help people with cancer across the globe.

Works in conjunction with the CSRM associate and physician in the safety surveillance of assigned products. With increased independence, performs the data retrieval, data preparation, and preliminary analysis for responses to inquiries from health professionals, regulatory agencies and other customers regarding adverse experiences reported with Merck products. This includes authoring of to regulatory documents. Under the direction of the CSRM physician/senior staff, assists with the safety surveillance review of safety data such as adverse experience reports and assists with the development and evaluation of risk management plans (RMPs)



- Bachelor’s degree in nursing, pharmacy or other relevant field is required and six years of professional experience that includes both clinical and pharmaceutical experience. The pharmaceutical experience should include a minimum of 3 years of relevant Safety/Pharmacovigilance experience in the review of aggregate safety data and authoring of safety documents.

- Bachelor’s degree in nursing, pharmacy or relevant field is required with a relevant masters degree and 4 years professional experience that includes both clinical and pharmaceutical experience . The pharmaceutical experience should include a minimum of 3 years of relevant Safety/Pharmacovigilance experience in the review of aggregate safety data and authoring of safety documents.


- Excellent writing and verbal communication skills, problem solving ability, and analytical skills.


- Proficiency with Microsoft program package (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) is required with data management, quality assurance, and compliance experience highly desirable

Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.

If you need an accommodation for the application process please email us at staffingaadar@merck.com.

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Primary Location: NA-US-PA-Upper Gwynedd

Other Locations: NA-US-NJ-Rahway

Job Type: Full Time

Employee Status: Regular

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

Number of Openings: 2

Alternative Work Arrangements Available: Compressed Work Week,, Flex Time,, Remote Work,, Telecommuting,

Relocation Provided: None

Company Trade Name:Merck

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