- Experience Level
- Experienced (non-manager)
ontracts Associate – All levels
At PRA, we know that our people are our greatest strength, so we work hard to hire the very best. If you join our team, you can expected to be challenged, rewarded and nurtured.
We have a dynamic and loyal workforce, a culture that values individuality and innovation and an ongoing commitment to employee growth and development.
The result? A workforce who take pride in the their work on clinical development which changes lives.
Are you a Graduate looking for your first job within Clinical Research or are you currently working in a role with transferrable contracts administration, procurement or legal skills and looking for a change of industry?
There couldn’t be a better time to begin a career within Clinical Research and our industry leading Global Study Start Up and Contracts group is growing and we are currently looking for Contracts Associates at all levels to join our evolving global team. This is a great opportunity to work within a fast paced and dynamic team who take overall responsibility for the commercial relationship between PRA and our Clinical Trial Sites.
Serving as the key point of contact for your sites, you will be responsible for the negotiation and ongoing management of clinical trial agreements with investigative sites and provide accurate forecasting of contract execution timelines to support timely start up activities.
This commercially focused role also works with internal and external stakeholders to explain legal and budgetary issues and appraises contracts for accuracy and completeness.
Our Contracts Associates collaborate closely with other functional areas including colleagues within Study Start Up and the wider Clinical and Project Delivery teams so it is vital that you have strong communication skills.
You will be fully supported in your role by a dedicated functional manager and benefit from a clear progression pathway!
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 you will have strong communication skills, the ability the learn quickly and a very keen eye for details!
We are also seeking:-
- A Bachelors degree or equivalent
- Experience working within contracts administration with an understanding of legally binding agreements
- We can also consider candidates who have experience working within Clinical Research or Pharmaceuticals with no Contracts experience
- Fluency in English
- The ability to communicate confidently and learn quickly are vital
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.