Ref #: 26904

Employment type: Permanent - Full-Time

Location: West Midlands in the UK

Posted: 27-Apr-2021


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.

The Senior CRA role
• Working independently and proactively to coordinate all necessary activities required to set up and monitor a study, completing accurate study status reports and maintaining study documentation
• Submission of protocol, consent documents for ethics/IRB approval and assist in preparing regulatory submissions as requested
• Participate in preparing and reviewing study documentation and feasibility studies for new proposals as required
• Managing sponsor generated queries efficiently and responsible for study cost effectiveness
• Dependent on level of experience you may assist in training and mentoring less experienced CRA's and/or manage CRA's working on international projects

What you need
• 3 to 5 years of site monitoring experience in phase I-III trials as a CRA
• UK-based experience and UK working eligibility
• Knowledge of ICH GCP guidelines and expertise to review and evaluate medical data
• Degree (BA/BS/BSc) in life sciences or qualified nurse preferable
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both written and verbal enabling you to deal with queries in a timely manner
• Ability to produce accurate work to tight deadlines within a pressurized environment

What we offer
• Excellent salary package
• Company benefits to include car allowance, pension, health insurance, pension, etc.
• Scope for career progression
• Great technology to work from home
• Family friendly

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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.