Ref #: 23876

Employment type: Permanent - Full-Time

Location: israel

Posted: 18-Sep-2020


Clinical Research Associate

The Job
The Clinical Research Associate (CRA) acts as site manager between site staff and Pharmaceutical Company, working within Israeli Affiliate supporting one or more clinical trial(s) in a development program. CRA is responsible for tangible trial operational targets (KPIs) and ensuring the highest possible data quality in clinical trial(s).

The position is based in Israel, reports to Clinical Team Leader, Israel and will require travelling up to 60% of the time.

Essential responsibilities
The primary point of contact between site staff and Client
Leadership of site management for the selection and initiation of sites as well as conduct and closing activities of the appointed studies in compliance with local
regulations, ICH-GCP, Client procedures and protocol requirements to ensure
data quality and study subject protection
Managing the site to meet patient recruitment rate and target
Delivery of results that have direct impact on the successful completion of the clinical programme
Communication about progress and critical issues that may impair trial progress
to Local trial Manager (LTM) and/or Regional Trial Manager (RTM)

Bachelor or master degree in Life Sciences or equivalent
Experience as CRA or in-house CRA in the pharmaceutical industry or Clinical
Research Organisation (CRO), preferably 0.5-2 years
Ability to build and maintain relationships with sites
High focus on delivery and quality
Excellent communication and negotiation skills
High degree of trustworthiness
Adequate English verbal and writing skills, e.g. enabling understanding of the protocol and study documents as well as writing monitoring reports
IT proficiency
Proven decision making and problem solving capabilities
Ability to manage multiple priorities
Team oriented personality with high degree of flexibility
Ability and willingness to adjust quickly to new situations in a continuously developing environment
Act as an ambassador of the company
Flexibility is very important due to the large number of minor and major tasks coming from different customers