Clinical Research Associate at Chiltern International


Chiltern is the leading, global mid-sized contract research organization. We listen to client needs to deliver customized clinical development solutions with a team of more than 4,500 working across 47 countries to provide comprehensive, yet flexible and responsive, services.  Our specialties include clinical development, Oncology, Devices and Diagnostics, Data, Analytics & Evaluation and Strategic Service Provision.

This is an exciting time to join our CRO!

We are recruiting a new CRA to join our clinical operations department in the Netherlands.

Your responsibilities would be:

  • Perform all types of site visits including, but not limited to, qualification visits, initiation visits, monitoring visits, motivational visits, audit support visits, and termination visits.
  • Assist with document submissions to local authorities
  • To identify potential sites for a proposed study in conjunction with the Project Team, and conduct feasibility assessment of sites as required
  • Ensure that all study related communication including e-mail is tracked, printed and filed as required
  • To track patient recruitment by contacting investigators as specified for the study, and discuss potential study risks and opportunities with the Project Manager and LCRA
  • To liaise with all other appropriate departments within Chiltern International to ensure the smooth running of the study
  • Mentor and train other CRA’s
  • To assemble files and ensure documents for the trial master file accurately reflect the progress of the study
  • Other Ad-Hoc CRA duties

Job Qualifications:

  • A BSc or BA degree in a biomedical or related life science, or nursing qualification
  • First to confirm experience as a CRA within a CRO or Pharma working environment
  • Good clinical knowledge with an understanding of medical terminology
  • An understanding of the basics of physiology and pharmacology
  • Understanding of the principles of ICH GCP and regulatory requirements
  • Good oral and written communication, organizational skills and personal presentation
  • The ability to communicate effectively in Dutch and English
  • Good computer literacy with working knowledge of PCs, Windows and Microsoft Office applications

Additional Information:

  • This is a permanent, full time role
  • Work will require national travels
  • May also involve travel to meetings or attendance at conferences
  • Overnight stays may be required
  • No freelance applications

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