Contracts Associate – Clinical

Buckinghamshire (GB)
Up to £32,000 Depending on experience
05 Jan 2021
04 Feb 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

Contracts Associate – Clinical

Permanent Position

Based in Buckinghamshire

Salary up to £32,000 depending on your level of experience

  • Drafting contracts in line with agreed proposals and scope
  • Liaison with the Commercial Development Team, Client and Operational Group Heads to define and document scope of work
  • Review of customer comments of drafted contract documents, ensuring risks to our client are minimised
  • Review and negotiation of customer contract language, in conjunction with VP Commercial Services
  • Finalisation of contracts and ensuring all appropriate signatures are obtained
  • Contract filing and tracking

Change in Project Scope:

  • Point of contact for Operations as changes in scope are identified
  • Amendment of budgets in line with change in scope requirements
  • Ensuring changes in scope are reviewed and approved
  • Provision of Client documentation for issue via Operations or Business Development teams as appropriate.
  • Tracking and reporting of change in scope activity to Executive Management Team.


  • Participation in continuous review and updating of budgeting tools and pricing models.
  • Participation and contribution to commercial development meetings as appropriate.

Skills Requirement:

  • Degree in legal, life science, pharmacy, nursing or relevant discipline.
  • Previous experience in the drug development industry
  • Prior sales, proposal or budget experience
  • Basic understanding of Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and Clinical Trial Methodology (CTM)
  • Strong technical and problem-solving skills
  • Highly computer literate, including MS Office software.
  • Excellent attention to detail and drive quality.
  • Excellent organisational, planning, resource and general management skills.
  • Excellent communication skills and demonstrates collaborative behaviors.

Due to the volume of applications, we regret that we can only respond to those meeting our above requirements.