PRA Health Sciences

In House Clinical Research Associate

United Kingdom, Reading, Swansea
07 May 2021
04 Jun 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

In-House Clinical Research Associate – Clinical Delivery

Commitment to our staff is only surpassed by our commitment to advancing treatment options available to patients. We understand the importance of supporting and investing in our people. With 20% of our employees promoted last year, we don’t need to tell you that your career will thrive at PRA. We know it. And we can prove it. As we grow, so will you!

Our Clinical Delivery team is world class and as an In-House CRA within EMEA, you will have the opportunity to work in a structure that is built to support the growth and development of each and every employee.  We ensure that we leverage our top talent to enable the expansion of skill sets and advance tailored training as much as possible.

As an In-house Clinical Research Associate you will be working closely with the wider project team to support the management of investigative sites and ensure that all sites adhere to the requirements and regulations governing Clinical Research. You will receive comprehensive training which will enable you to learn, before moving to work on your own studies with continuing support, training and mentorship.

You will have the opportunity to work on clinical studies at different stages of the project lifecycle and gain a variety of therapeutic experience. The In-house Clinical Research Associate supports with feasibility, study start-up, assisting sites during maintenance and closing out sites.

Key responsibilities in this position include:

  • Working within the framework of the study protocol, to assist with the preparation and organisation of investigator and study site materials both at a local and international level.
  • Working closely with Clinical Team Managers, Start-Up Leads and Clinical Research Associates.
  • Working with the wider PRA project team including Regulatory, Contracts and Project Management.
  • Performing investigative site recruitment and evaluation.
  • Essential document collection, review and maintenance.
  • In-house site management activities and ensuring that all study files and documents are current and complete.

You are:

Self-motivated, tenacious and quality focused.

Here at PRA we want our employees to succeed and ensure that they are set up for this success through constant training, development and support. To enable success in this position we are seeking:

  • A life sciences graduate who is keen to begin or develop your career within Clinical Research. We are also keen to review applications from experienced administrators who are interested in working within the Clinical Research industry and clinical site staff looking to work for a CRO.
  • Exceptional inter-personal skills, a keen eye for detail and the ability to prioritise and multi task.
  • The ability to learn new tasks and processes quickly in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
  • Competent with MS Office applications.
  • Fluency in English is required.

Your health, your family, your career, your money — the things that matter to you, matter to us. The benefits of PRA just get better and better.

PRA is an EEO/AA employer and is committed to providing opportunities to minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities.