Sr. Clinical Research Associate

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Clinical Research Associate (CRA), Clinical Scientist, VP/Head of Clinical Operations
  3. United States
Charleston, USA
Posting date: 18 May 2021

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Senior Clinical Research Associate for a leading biotechnology company located in the Southeast. AS the Sr. CRA, you will be responsible for ongoing support and monitoring of the company's Clinical Trials. This newly created position will be instrumental in advancing our mission to diagnose cancer at its earliest and most treatable stages.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Participate in the investigator recruitment process. Performs site feasibility and evaluates the capability of the site to manage and conduct the clinical study successfully
  • Performs study initiation activities, training the site personnel on the protocol and study procedures, provides training on completion of the eCRF, monitoring activities, and study close-out activities, either remote or on-site
  • Monitor and support activities at the clinical trial sites to recruit and enroll study participants
  • Ensure timely completion of site data entry and query resolution
  • Manage the communications with the site staff on patient recruitment activities and coordinate patient visits and procedures related to clinical research
  • Be a resource for study sites and participants by answering questions and explaining related procedures
  • Ensure the study site is compliant following ICH and GCP guidelines
  • Contribute to the development of clinical monitoring SOPs and process initiatives
  • Create thorough documentation of study-related documents and update them as needed

Skills and Requirements

  • BA/BS degree in healthcare, nursing, or a life science-related field with at least three years of biopharma clinical trial experience, at least one year experience as a Clinical Research Associate
  • Proven abilities to perform Clinical Research Associate responsibilities independently in an early-stage company
  • Strong business acumen; in-depth knowledge of multidisciplinary functions involved clinical operations, biostatistics, regulatory, commercial operations with the ability to integrate multiple perspectives into the clinical development process for best end-results
  • Excellent project management skills: the ability to prioritize multiple tasks and goals to ensure the timely, on-target, and within-budget accomplishment
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal communication and influencing skills: can influence without authority and experience building and cultivating relationships with key partners and stakeholders, both internally and externally
  • Strong business presentation skills: highly effective at summarizing and presenting the key considerations and decision-points
  • Confident and competent when interacting with varying levels of internal/external stakeholders
  • Track record of effective decision-making and sound judgment
  • Excellent teamwork skills and track record of working highly effectively, efficiently, and collaboratively with multidisciplinary teams
  • Must possess superior analytical and creative thinking skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and the ability to keep detailed, accurate records
  • Proficiency in Google Suites and MS Office programs

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Jax Zafrani at (+1) 213-893-4997 or

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