Ref #: 27534

Employment type: Permanent - Full-Time

Location: Lombardy

Posted: 14-May-2021

Description

The Role:

* To perform all aspects of CRA duties from site selection, site initiation, through to site routine monitoring visits through to close-out visits and database lock.
* Contributes to Case Report Form (CRF) design and clinical trial document development as they pertain to clinical monitoring activities (i.e. operating manuals, monitoring guidelines, etc.);
* Involved in recruitment of potential Investigators, preparation of Independent Ethics Committee/ Independent Regulatory Board (IEC/IRB) submissions, notifications to regulatory authorities, translation of study related documentation, organisation of meetings and other tasks as instructed by the PM;
* Negotiates investigator budgets and assists with the execution of site contracts with support from the legal department;
* Oversees all aspects of study site management to ensure high quality data resulting in consistently low query levels and in good Quality Assurance reports;
* Establishes, updates, tracks and maintains study specific trial management tools/systems, and status reports;
* Communicates effectively with site personnel, including the Principal Investigator (PI), and company management to relay protocol/study deviations and ensure timely implementation of corrective actions;

To be successful in the role, you will have:

* Degree (BA/BS/BSc) in life sciences or qualified nurse preferable
* At least 12/18 months CRA experience gained within the industry as a Clinical Research Associate (CRA) either in Clinical Research Organisation (CRO) or pharmaceutical industry or investigational site
* Experience of clinical trial set up and contract negotiation preferred, but not essential
* EDC working experience
* Full-time availability


Benefits of Working in ICON:

Our success depends on the knowledge, capabilities and quality of our people. That’s why we are committed to developing our employees in a continuous learning culture – one where we challenge you with engaging work and where every experience adds to your professional development.

At ICON, our focus is to provide you with a comprehensive and competitive total reward package that comprises, not only an excellent level of base pay, but also a wide range of variable pay and recognition programs. In addition, our best in class employee benefits, supportive policies and wellbeing initiatives are tailored to support you and your family at all stages of your career - both now, and into the future.

ICON, including subsidiaries, is an equal opportunity and inclusive employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination and harassment. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please let us know.


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