Growing Company - Multiple (Senior) CRA Opportunities - UK

Barrington James Clinical
01 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Role: CRA II / Senior Clinical Research Associate Location: UK - Berkshire/West London/Reading Company: Small, global CRO Salary: £35-£42,000 + package I have recently met with the Head of Clinical Operations for a small-medium sized, specialist, global CRO who are looking to expand across Europe. The company specialises in working with small-medium Biotechs on rare, complex studies that have huge potential to change people’s lives, often indications that have a high unmet medical need. The company offers a both a professional and family environment where everyone knows each other and there are short lines of communication within the company. People are not numbers on a spreadsheet. You will be able to develop a wide range of skills as you will not only be monitoring, but will be involved in SSU activities such as EC submissions and contract negotiations. They are conscious that their CRAs are involved in more than monitoring, so they do not ask them to monitor 12 to 15 times per month. The more Senior CRAs also get the chance to evolve as Lead CRAs on some studies in order to develop new management skills. The role will include: Administration and full investigator site responsibility for clinical studies according to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), ICH-GCP and local regulations Acts as mentor for less experienced CRAs Senior CRA - May act as lead CRA assisting a Project Manager (PM) and may act as lead CRA or as a PM of national studies Ensures clinical trials are monitored such that subjects' rights, safety and wellbeing are protected and that the clinical trial data are reliable Assists the PMs in the preparation and review of protocols and informed consent forms Negotiates investigator budgets and assists with the execution of site contracts with support from the legal department EC and regulatory submissions If you are looking for a company that invests in it's people, enables you to work within rare indications and offers opportunities to grow and challenge yourself, this could be your next move. For more information on the opportunity, send me an email at or even better, call 01293776644 Alex Coppen