Fulton, MO
30+ days ago






Provides clinical study design and implementation including resource and budget planning from protocol to execution and to final study report for submission to regulatory agencies for animal pharmaceutical projects in both lab and field conditions. Acts as the Clinical Representative as assigned for all stages of product development represents Clinical for their assigned projects, to other groups within Boehringer Ingelheim and regulatory authorities. The incumbent may lead a Clinical Team as Clinical Leader and is responsible for development and implementation of the clinical strategy.

As an employee of Boehringer Ingelheim, you will actively contribute to the discovery, development and delivery of our products to our patients and customers. Our global presence provides opportunity for all employees to collaborate internationally, offering visibility and opportunity to directly contribute to the companies' success. We realize that our strength and competitive advantage lie with our people. We support our employees in a number of ways to foster a healthy working environment, meaningful work, diversity and inclusion, mobility, networking and work-life balance. Our competitive compensation and benefit programs reflect Boehringer Ingelheim's high regard for our employees.

Duties & Responsibilities\:


  • Designs clinical studies to earn label claims and new product licenses in compliance with global regulatory standards on GLP/GCP, as well as corporate and regulatory standards for animal welfare.
  • May direct and oversee experimental study design and data analysis/results of junior-level scientists.
  • Experience in parasitology or a closely related field.
  • May provide guidance and expertise to advance specific projects or evaluate and propose new technologies and concepts in support of multiple projects.
  • Provide technical content (safety and efficacy data) for local and international regulatory submissions and/or leads clinical discussions in authority meetings and/or develops clinical and regulatory strategy.
  • Publishes research in peer reviewed journals and presents data at national/international meetings as requested.
  • Skillfully collaborate across functions (internal and external stakeholders)
  • Develops and leverages external providers, academia and Contract Research Organizations as necessary.
  • Develops the clinical strategy and works effectively toward achieving the project goals

Candidate will be hired at appropriate level based on education/experience. 


Scientist IV Requirements\:


  • DVM or PhD from an accredited institution with previous experience in parasitology or exerpience in a related field.
  • In lieu of DVM or PhD, will accept a Masters Degree from an accredited institution with experience in a veterinary-relevant field such as parasitology, plus (three (3) years of experience in a related field with track record.
  • Research methodology experience.
  • Previous experience with clinical and laboratory/field studies (GxP and non-GxP) is a plus.
  • Basic understanding of claim structure of veterinary pharmaceutical products.
  • Able to effectively work in an international and cross-functional matrix environment

Senior Scientist Requirements

  • DVM or PhD from an accredited institution, plus five (+5) years of experience in a related field with a proven track record of successfully implementing or investigating technologies and adding value to the organization.
  • In lieu of DVM or PhD, will accept a Masters Degree from an accredited institution plus ten (+10) years of experience in a related field with a proven track record of successfully conducting clinical/field studies and developing and implementing the clinical strategy.
  • Hands-on experience with clinical and laboratory/field studies (GxP and non GxP)
  • Knowledge of global regulatory requirements (e.g. FDA, EMA) and compliance.
  • Experience in analyzing literature and technology trends in the veterinary and pharmaceutical industry
  • Experience with planning, conducting, reporting, analyzing and interpreting clinical studies
  • Able to effectively work in an international and cross-functional matrix environment
  • Excellent skills in understanding data and scientific decision processes, and in interpreting and reporting these data in well supported conclusions targeted at achieving project objectives.
  • Assumes responsibility for direct reports, if assigned and as needed.


Eligibility Requirements\:


  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without restriction.
  • Must be willing to take a drug test and post-offer physical (if required)
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • This position will require individuals to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or have an approved medical or religious accommodation. Click here for more information on the vaccine mandate and COVID-19.

Who We Are\:


At Boehringer Ingelheim we create value through innovation with one clear goal\: to improve the lives of patients. We develop breakthrough therapies and innovative healthcare solutions in areas of unmet medical need for both humans and animals. As a family owned company we focus on long term performance. We are powered by 50.000 employees globally who nurture a diverse, collaborative and inclusive culture. Learning and development for all employees is key because your growth is our growth.

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Boehringer Ingelheim, including Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Boehringer Ingelheim USA, Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health USA Inc., Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health Puerto Rico LLC and Boehringer Ingelheim Fremont, Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; citizenship status, marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition; physical or psychiatric disability; veteran or military status; domestic violence victim status; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.