Gothenburg, Sweden
Posted by: Astra Zeneca
22 Dec
20 Feb expires

Clinical Research Physician - Sweden

Gothenburg, Sweden
Job Description

Do you have a medical degree and an extensive clinical and research background? Would you like to combine your leadership skills with your understanding of the medical aspects of drug development in a global company that follows the science and turns ideas into life changing medicines? Join us at AstraZeneca to discover future treatment of Cardiovascular, Renal and Metabolic diseases!


At AstraZeneca, we put patients first and strive to meet their unmet needs worldwide. Working here means being entrepreneurial, thinking big and working together to make the impossible a reality. If you are swift to action, confident to lead, willing to collaborate, and curious about what science can do, then you’re our kind of person. We are now offering opportunities in our groups within both Early and Late CVRM (Cardiovascular, Renal and Metabolism). The positions are based at our global R&D site in Gothenburg, Sweden.


In CVRM you will be given the opportunity to work in a truly international working environment, with opportunities to meet and discuss with key opinion leaders, other medical colleagues and experts in basic science, as well as commercial and regulatory functions.


Our therapy area aligned groups of physicians and scientists provide clinical guidance and scientific leadership for clinical development programs within AstraZeneca's global organization. Clinical Research Physician is a global role providing medical expertise in cross functional global teams to develop medicines through design, conduct and reporting of clinical studies. The role holder also interacts with external medical experts and regulatory agencies as well as contributes to publications, presents at congresses and works with the AZ Global Clinical Lead to develop the medicine to its full potential.

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Desired Skills & Experience

ssential for the role

  • Medical Degree
  • Board certification in a relevant specialty
  • Fluent in written and spoken English
  • Team player with strong collaboration skills
  • Communication and presentation skills


Desirable Requirements

  • Board certification in, nephrology, cardiology, pediatrics
  • Board certification in cardiology with a special interest in heart failure
  • PhD degree
  • Experience from clinical research
  • Experience from pharmaceutical industry R&D work.
  • IT/big data experience

  Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA
AstraZeneca is an exciting global, innovation-driven biopharmaceutical company. We’re inspired by what science can do. Driven by the desire to meet unmet patient needs in our core therapeutic areas. Bold in our thinking. Proactive in pursuing discoveries beyond imagination. At sites across the world, we bring teams together in a spirit of collaboration to turn great ideas into life-changing medicines – strengthening our product portfolio and harnessing the potential of a pipeline across all stages of the drug development process.
You’ll be part of a team that’s rolling back the frontiers of science to turn yesterday’s impossible into the normal of tomorrow. So, if you share our focus and passion, join us and make a difference to patients – and in return, we’ll help you develop way beyond what you thought possible.
 Gothenburg, Sweden