Clinical Operations Scientist - Cognitive Assessment

Cognitive ScientistCambridgeReference: ZEST/2691
  • Opportunity to make the transition into the commercial sector.
  • Excellent personal development pathway.
  • Cutting edge technology
  • Highly attractive remuneration package commensurate with experience.

Cognitive Neuroscience Jobs, Psychiatry Research Jobs, Cognitive Assessment Research Vacancies.  Zest Scientific Recruitment is partnered with a leading business involved in the assessment of Cognitive Neuroscience.  We are seeking a PhD level Scientist (potentially MSc level) with an interest in cognition and neuropsychological testing.  The role will be responsible for providing both scientific and technical input both internally and externally in regard to the development of clinical trial and pharmaceutical research development.  This role will primarily be office based (Cambridge area), however, will include some client visits in conjunction with Project Management and Business Development teams, delivering training and attending client investigator meetings.


This is a multi-disciplinary operational role where you will utilise your knowledge of the research area to help customers successfully execute their trials utilising my clients technology.  The Operational Scientist will work with Academic and Pharmaceutical research partners, advising clients on the appropriate test selection, assisting in writing and reviewing study proposals, reviewing and maintaining study-specific documentation and ensuring that the bibliography is maintained.


The company is flexible regarding experience within this role and as such it is a great opportunity for a PhD or Post Doctoral candidate with a background in Cognition, Psychology or Neuroscience who is looking to make the move into a commercially focused role.  Furthermore, exposure to psychopharmacology and an understanding of the principles of psychopharmacological design will be a distinct advantage as well as a sound understanding of the principles of psychometrics.


Salary package will be dependent on experience and is negotiable to some extent.  In order to discuss this opportunity in greater detail contact Zest Scientific today on +44 114 2381724 or forward an application to the Managing Consultants:

Contact: Matthew Morland
Telephone: 0114 238 1724