ICON Clinical Research

Clinical Trial SME

23 Jul 2021
20 Aug 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
ICON plc is a world-leading healthcare intelligence and clinical research organization. From molecule to medicine, we advance clinical research providing outsourced services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and government and public health organizations.

With our patients at the centre of all that we do, we help to accelerate the development of drugs and devices that save lives and improve quality of life.

Our people are our greatest strength, are at the core of our culture, and the driving force behind our success. ICON people have a mission to succeed and a passion that ensures what we do, we do well.

Firecrest Clinical is part of the ICON plc Group and produces highly visual and engaging products for the Clinical Trial Industry. Firecrest products help improve Site performance by delivering innovative and effective training to sites while complying with Industry Standards. As an organisation responsible for the development of clinical training for medical staff, the Content and Functional Reviewer role is critical to the delivery of accurate and high quality training products to our clients.

The Role:

This is an exciting opportunity to work within a fast paced, busy environment for a leading global provider of outsourced development services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries.

The role can be based in Dublin or Limerick.

  • Review clinical trial protocols and identify possible vulnerabilities and present your findings to the production team using your clinical knowledge and experience to provide direction for the project.
  • Attend meetings with the clients as needed and attend daily team scrums and provide clinical input as needed on all study components.
  • Provide the clinical guidance and expertise necessary to assist in the production of our product offering in particular drawing on experience from on-site monitoring and daily interaction with clinical sites.
  • Technically review all production scripts to ensure technical accuracy and relevance to the end user (i.e. Investigators and Site Staff).
  • Work closely with the project PM to ensure the delivery of an on-time and high quality product beneficial to those who work on the trial and ensuring maximum usage by the end user.
  • Ensure the maintenance of a high personal level of knowledge concerning current regulation and changes within the clinical research industry by means of internal support and individual learning.

Role Requirements:
  • B.Sc. (Hons) in life science or equivalent.
  • At least 2 years' experience as a Clinical Research Associate/site monitor or equivalent within the clinical research industry.

Benefits of Working in ICON:

Our success depends on the knowledge, capabilities and quality of our people. That's why we are committed to developing our employees in a continuous learning culture - one where we challenge you with engaging work and where every experience adds to your professional development.

At ICON, our focus is to provide you with a comprehensive and competitive total reward package that comprises, not only an excellent level of base pay, but also a wide range of variable pay and recognition programs. In addition, our best in class employee benefits, supportive policies and wellbeing initiatives are tailored to support you and your family at all stages of your career - both now, and into the future.

ICON, including subsidiaries, is an equal opportunity and inclusive employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination and harassment. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please let us know through the form below.