Ref #: 30650

Employment type: Permanent - Full-Time

Location: Peru

Posted: 13-Jul-2021


Clinical Research Associate, Senior

The Role and your Responsibilities

The experienced field based / home based CRA (Clinical Research Associate) will perform all aspects of CRA work covering site evaluation, site initiation visits, site monitoring and close-out visits across phase II and phase III clinical trials in different medical indications.

CRA responsibilities:
* Facilitate subject enrolment at the site level with focused patient recruitment strategies and action plans;
* Identify site needs and site-related issues, escalate and/or initiate corrective actions when necessary, providing solutions for site staff to facilitate the clinical trial process;
* Respond to site-related queries and escalate site-related issues with operational site management responsibility;
* Perform investigational product accountability and reconciliation, maintain site study supplies, and facilitate the resolution of clinical queries to investigative staff;
* Build and maintain solid and long-term professional relationships with investigators and site staff;
* Ensure clinical study sites are conducting clinical trials in compliance with the respective protocol, our client's SOPs and applicable ICH/GCP guidelines and regulations;
* Assist in preparing sites for audits, review audit reports and contribute to resolving findings;
* Implement new technologies and systems at clinical sites, e.g. EDC systems;
* Ensure appropriate safety reporting as well as tracking and reporting of adverse events (AEs and SAEs) and to verify case reports and source documentation;
* Input and maintain electronic site management systems, provide input into clinical monitoring plans, input into case report forms and study-related documents as requested.

What is Offered

As a field-based/home-based CRA, you will have the opportunity to work with a sought-after clients clinical trials in phase I-IV across different therapeutic areas. Our client is looking to recruit motivated and dedicated CRAs at all levels (Clinical Research Associate) in various regions

* Permanent and full-time contract of employment seconded to our client
* Home-based working
* Salary according to actual level of skills and experience
* Company benefits to include generous annual leave plus bank holidays etc
* Fully structured 4-week training for all new starters

What is Required
* Previous CRA experience of commercial phase II and phase III studies
* Proven external/independent clinical trial monitoring experience gained in the country
* Life science degree (BSc) o RN (registered nursing qualification)
•* Full working eligibility
•* Ability to work effectively within fast-paced working environments

ICON plc is a world-leading healthcare intelligence and clinical research organisation. From molecule to medicine, we advance clinical research providing outsourced services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and government and public health organisations.
With our patients at the centre of all that we do, we help to accelerate the development of drugs and devices that save lives and improve quality of life.

Our people are our greatest strength, are at the core of our culture, and the driving force behind our success. ICON people have a mission to succeed and a passion that ensures what we do, we do well.
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.

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