Closing date for applications: 31 July 2021

We are seeking to appoint a Senior Pharmacokineticist to join our biometrics team and make a positive impact in a growing and progressive CRO. You will be joining a company that put the needs and wellbeing of their people first, who are inclusive and who deliver exceptional service – together.

We are happy to be flexible with regards to location in the UK, so any of our clinical site locations may be considered with the option of home working.

This role would suit candidate with background or keen interest Pharmacokinetics in a CRO environment.

The focus of this role is to lead the Pharmacokinetics team and provide expert PK, PD and PK/PD support to MAC Clinical Research and its customers and to develop best working practices and Standard Operating Procedures to deliver the portfolio of projects within the PK Department.


  • Provide leadership for the PK, PD and PK/PD aspects of projects within the Biometrics department.

  • Drive and develop the processes to support all activities within the PK department.

  • Serve as a resource for allocated projects and its deliverables.

  • Work closely alongside the Biostatistics team to ensure timely and high-quality delivery of all PK and PK/PD related study outputs.

  • Coordinate the PK activities and resources for allocated projects.

  • Ensure that all PK activities are performed in line with relevant SOP’s and in accordance with GCP.

  • Ensure customer satisfaction.


  • Educated to Degree level (or equivalent) in an area relevant to the role.

  • Considerable demonstrable experience in PK, PD, and PK/PD and an in-depth working knowledge of effective Pharmacokinetics practices. Preferably, a minimum of 5 years in a PK role within the Pharmaceutical or CRO Industries.

  • Excellent computer skills including expert use of WinNonlin and other PK software.

  • Excellent oral and written communicative skills. Fluent in oral and written English .

  • Excellent time management to organise and prioritise workload.

  • Ability to lead by example on process development, departmental and project objectives, and overall business strategy and initiatives.

  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment.

  • Able to proactively identify risks and issues and be able to devise mitigation and contingency plans and solve problems as they arise. Encourage team members to apply the same approach to seek solutions.

  • Knowledge of drug development process including the relationship between the CRO industry and Pharmaceutical companies.

  • Knowledge of the regulatory framework that surrounds drug development and the clinical trial process.

  • Knowledge of clinical trial process; including the interaction between the PK team with the wider Biometrics team and clinical operations.


  • Competitive salary in keeping with pharmaceutical industry standards and will reflect experience

  • Free onsite parking at MAC office locations

  • Health Insurance

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (increasing in increments to 30 days after 6 years service)

  • Your birthday off work

  • Regular hours (including Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day off)

MAC Clinical Research invites applications from highly motivated candidates, with a desire to achieve their full potential. You will be working with an organisation that sees you as an investment and is keen for you to achieve your career aspirations.

Please note that if we receive a high volume of applications this date may be brought forwards.

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