Student Assistant

Clinical Operations ·
Department Clinical Operations
Employment Type Full time
Minimum Experience Entry-level
Compensation 150,00 DKK/Hour

Student Assistant, Clinical Operations


  - Savara PharmaceuticalsHørsholm, Denmark


Savara Pharmaceuticals is looking for a Student Assistant to help our Clinical Operations department with conduct of clinical trial activities. This includes electronic archiving of trial documentation, quality checking electronic documents, plus a wide range of administrative tasks related to clinical trials.

The position offers an excellent opportunity to be part of drug development in a biotech company. Our preferred candidate has initiated his/her studies within Natural Science or Library Science.


The position is a full-time, temporary appointment and will expire on 31 May 2021.


Savara Pharmaceuticals is a growing orphan lung disease company with a team of highly talented and dedicated experts who work cooperatively across Denmark and the U.S. With our headquarters located in Austin, Texas and the majority of our Research and Development organization located in Hørsholm, Denmark, we have an international workforce that benefits from diversity of thought and encompasses different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. With approximately 50 employees, Savara operates as a small, agile, and flexible company with a strong collaborative culture.


Savara’s growth strategy involves broadening our pipeline of best-in-class products through indication expansion, strategic development partnerships, and product acquisitions, with the goal of becoming a leading company in our field. Our pipeline is comprised of the following inhaled investigational therapies, all in phase 3 development: Molgradex,  AeroVanc, and Apulmiq.  


  • Molgradex (inhaled granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor, or GM-CSF) is being evaluated for autoimmune pulmonary alveolar proteinosis (aPAP)
  • AeroVanc (vancomycin hydrochloride inhalation powder) is being evaluated for the treatment of persistent methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, or MRSA, lung infection in cystic fibrosis
  • Apulmiq (inhaled liposomal ciprofloxacin) may be evaluated for the treatment of non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis (NCFB)


More info on our company and programs can be found HERE.



Responsibilities include helping us to:


  • Quality check and upload of documents into the electronic document management system
  • Assist with content check of electronic files
  • Maintain trackers to meet clinical trial oversight requirements
  • Support in preparation of overviews and presentations
  • Assist with technical support with forms, letters, and reports
  • Ad hoc administrative tasks



The successful candidate will have most or all of the below qualifications:


  • Initiated studies within Natural Science (e.g., pharmacy) or Library Science
  • Flair for computer systems and in-depth knowledge of Sharepoint
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken)
  • Focus on details and overall accountability and responsibility r tasks
  • Like managing and prioritizing tasks
  • Able to work independently while being a good team player
  • Takes pride in producing high-quality work
  • Have a great sense of humour



Savara provides an engaging and spirited place to work and offers an international environment full of opportunities. With a culture based on a core set of values, Savara has a strong sense of identity and the team is united by our vision of becoming THE orphan lung disease company. The right candidate will be a part of a highly talented and passionate team of experts in their field.



If you have any questions regarding the position, please contact Randi Rahbæk, Head of Clinical Operations, at or  +45 31600223.


Applications and CVs will be accepted until October 23, 2020. 


Kindly note that applications will be reviewed continuously, and interviews will be planned as soon as suitable candidates are identified. We, therefore, reserve the right to stop accepting applications before the deadline, should the right candidate be found.

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  • Location
  • Department
    Clinical Operations
  • Employment Type
    Full time
  • Minimum Experience
  • Compensation
    150,00 DKK/Hour