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A part of Colgate-Palmolive since 2019, Filorga was the 1st French aesthetic medicine laboratory founded in 1978. The Company originally designed, developed and produced injectable products that were used by leading medical specialists all over the world.

In 2007, the brand expanded its expertise in aesthetic medicine by providing to the general public a range of revolutionary cosmetic products formulated with NCEF, a unique compound encapsulating in topical application the same ingredients used in injections.

More than fifty cosmetic products have become available over time, all of which share the same principle: to combine optimal and clinically proven effectiveness with sensorial textures and premium packaging.

Filorga is today present in more than 70 countries throughout the world.

A career at Filorga or Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  Clinical Studies Manager

Travel Required?:  No Travel
Date:  Jun 23, 2022
Partial remote working option


Reports to: Director of Filorga R&D

Location: Paris, France



  • Ph.D. (Science, Clinical/Medical field) or pharmacist level with relevant experience

  • At least 5 years functional experience required.

    • Moderate/Strong experience in clinical research preferred (preferably in Personal Care products)

  • Experience in submissions to peer reviewed publications, international congresses and liaising with skin health professionals.

  • Fluent in French and English (verbal and written). 

  • Dynamic, proactive person who wants to invest in a fast growing company & is a team player.

Location: Paris, France




Responsible for designing, planning and monitoring FILORGA Cosmetics' global cosmetic clinical studies and ensuring that investigators conduct studies in accordance with clinical protocol requirements ensuring:

- The research is conducted in accordance with applicable regulations / European regulations and its guidelines.

- IRB parameters / journal publications requirements for EU are met.

- Protocol meets the needs of the R&D & Marketing Departments and supports claims made on the product.

- The rights and safety of human subjects involved in a clinical study are protected through a Consent Form in local language (where study will be conducted) and in English.


Additional details: 

  • Responsible for independently managing relationships and liaising with CROs/testing labs and the team; expanding network of sites to fulfill new claims requirements.  

  • Ensures GCP and regulations are followed as well as management of undesirable events, serious or not, concerning Filorga's cosmetic projects.

  • Trains and informs investigators and participants in studies for Filorga's cosmetic projects.

  • Manages data collected by CROs/testing labs, contributes to interpretation of data/conclusions and reviews final report.

  • Ensures administrative and logistical follow-up of study documents and shares clinical study results with all concerned.

  • Leads portfolio analysis of product clinical studies and scientific evidence to benchmark / understand efficacy strengths and gaps.

  • Contributes to content information for Sales force training, media presentations and supports scientific communications to retailers, congresses, etc.

  • Participates in writing & submitting peer review publications to journals, delivering posters & presentations to conferences/congresses.

  • Organizes & leads Filorga Cosmetics scientific committees/Advisory Board meetings (agenda, invitation, follow-ups, etc.).

  • Participates in the organization of press conferences & presents scientific/clinical studies.


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