Senior/CRA - Belgium

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Clinical Research Associate (CRA)
  3. Belgium
Posting date: 12 Jun 2019

A leading global contract research organisation is seeking to recruit a Senior/CRA - Belgium to their office in Brussels. The company provides comprehensive, integrated drug development, laboratory, and lifecycle management services, working with partners across pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, academic, and government organizations. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a company that has offices in 48 countries and more than 20,000 professionals worldwide, with a commitment to quality to help clients and partners bend the cost and time curve of drug development to deliver life-changing therapies that improve health.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performing and coordinating all aspects of the clinical monitoring and site management process in accordance with ICH Good Clinical Practices, FDA guidelines, local regulations, and PPD Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Conducting site visits to assess protocol and regulatory compliance.
  • Managing required documentation.
  • Ensuring that data will pass international quality assurance audits.
  • Representing PPD in the global medical research community.
  • Developing and maintaining collaborative relationships with investigational sites and client company personnel.
  • Assisting Project Manager or Clinical Team Manager on assigned projects and taking a lead role where required.
  • Supporting the line manager to mentor, train, and contribute to the development of junior clinical team members.
  • Required to travel 60-80% on average.

Skills and Requirements:

  • University degree in a science related field or a certified health care professional or equivalent certification/licensure from an appropriately accredited institution.
  • Considerable clinical research monitoring experience (comparable to 5 years) with a demonstrated high level of expertise in all aspects of clinical monitoring.
  • Fluency in English and in the country's native language.
  • Valid Driver's License where applicable.
  • An equivalent combination of education, professional training, and experience that provides the required.
  • Expert clinical monitoring skills.
  • Expert knowledge of FDA guidelines, GCPs, and applicable Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Demonstrated ability to evaluate medical research data and proficient knowledge of medical terminology.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

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