Clinical Research Project Manager on Phenolic Compounds

FYTEXIA (Vendres-34-France) specializes in natural ingredients for the food supplement and functional foods sector. Fytexia is looking for a Clinical Research Project Manager on Phenolic Compounds to support its growth.


Under the responsibility of the Scientific Director, you manage the projects given to you through the following missions:

  • You monitor the latest and state of the art related to implication of phenolic compounds during immunomodulation, their metabolism (characterization, pharmacokinetics ...), clinical research data and epidemiological data related to nutritional & health benefits on cohorts.
  • You participate in the management of the research and development pipeline by contributing to the development of research projects (design, protocols ...) in order to develop scientific knowledge related to the company's strategy, and by relying on internal and external resources.
  • You ensure that planning is well managed and that budgets are respected in relation to the projects you manage.
  • You work to promote results in the form of reports and articles, and you participate in the development of scientific communication tools.
  • You provide an advisory role on the final application of the products (food supplement, functional food).
  • You coordinate technical responses to internal requests and requests from the sales team.

You are likely to travel to France and internationally, regularly in Italy, to manage projects, through scientific training, trade shows, and customer/supplier visits.


You are trained in research and hold a doctorate in nutrition, in biochemistry or in health biology, with experience in conducting experimental studies in clinical research or animal model. You have developed a very good knowledge of the role of phenolic compounds in nutrition, and a general knowledge of physiological functions, metabolic pathways, and biochemical mechanisms in relation to health, especially linked to inflammatory, homeostasis and immune polarization.

Curious and autonomous, you are attentive to the needs of your internal and external customers, you demonstrate rigor, organization skills and responsiveness. Your relationship skills are excellent.

The mastery of professional scientific English is essential, and fluency in Italian.

First Permanent Contract, executive status, to be filled immediately.

Compensation by profile