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Clinical Research Associate II (CRA II) - UK

Company: Premier Research
Reference: CRA-UK
Closing Date: 18 Nov 16
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

Premier Research are a growing global CRO focused on delivering high quality clinical research projects to their diverse client base. With industry leading expertise in Paediatrics, Analgesia, Oncology and CNS we are looking for career focused individuals who want to be a part of our growth


Role: Clinical Research Associate II (CRA II)
Location: Wokingham, UK (Office Based) OR Home based in the UK 
Contract: Permanent 

Premier Research helps highly innovative biopharmaceutical and medical device companies transform life-changing ideas into reality. We take on the most challenging areas of study, with a special focus on unmet needs in such areas as analgesia, CNS, rare diseases, medical device and diagnostics, and paediatric research. 

We’re looking for a talented and energetic Clinical Research Associate II to join a company ranks among the top five contract research organizations for consistently delivering services that meet customer expectations. For this role we are open to both office based in Wokingham or home based/

The CRA is accountable for conducting monitoring activities of assigned clinical trials. You will work proactively in identifying, resolving/mitigating and escalating risks and/or issues. At Premier Research the focus is on quality rather than quantity of monitoring visits therefore we strive to ensure that we hiring people with a quality orientated mind-set. 

You'll be accountable for: 

  • Monitoring with a focus on data integrity and patient safety
  • Plans day to day activities for monitoring of a clinical study and sets priorities per site
  • On-site qualification, study initiation, interim monitoring and close-out monitoring visits at investigator sites
  • Reducing backlog and keeping it at a minimum
  • Escalates issues and feedback for the team
  • Provides accurate and timely submission of trip reports
  • Assists project team with assessing project feasibility and recruitment
  • Participates in Investigators’ Meeting
  • Ensures adherence to study timeline and budget
  • Mentoring and training junior level staff as required
  • Participating in available training offered to increase therapeutic knowledge

You'll need this to be considered: 

  • Undergraduate degree or its international equivalent in clinical, science, or health-related field from an accredited institution; a licensed health-care professional (i.e., registered nurse); or equivalent work experience required
  • Previous on-site monitoring experience is essential
  • Fluent English
  • Knowledge of ICH / GCP regulations
  • Excellent team player, collaborative and able to enable an effective team
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills, able to meet deadlines
  • Self-starter with lots of common sense and able to act on own initiative
  • Maintains a positive, results orientated work environment
  • Travel: 70-85%
  • Valid driver’s license, passport as required

If you are looking for a career within a transparent and non-hierarchical organisation then please contact us at the email address listed below. We are open minded and flexible regarding the talent we recruit, ultimately we are looking for people who will share in our vision and realise the importance of communication, relationships and adhering to the highest quality standards.

For more information about careers at Premier please visit our careers site at 

Please note:-
You must be eligible to live and work in the UK in order to apply for this role.

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