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GLOBAL TRIAL LEAD - Belgium (Beerse) or the Netherlands (Leiden or Tilburg)

Company: PRA Health Sciences
Location: Belgium (Beerse)or Netherlands (Leiden or Tilburg)
Reference: 2016-34770
Closing Date: 03 Nov 16
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Competitive
Benefits: Excellent salary + benefits

Job Summary:

An outstanding opportunity to join one of the world’s leading contract research organisations and be part of a dynamic and growing international company. Join PRA Health Sciences as a Global Trial Lead (GTL) and help realize your career potential.



Location: Belgium (Beerse) or the Netherlands (Leiden or Tilburg)


As a top five CRO, we have worked on 100+ marketed drugs across several therapeutic areas and conducted the pivotal or supportive trials that led to FDA and/or international regulatory approval of 45+ such drugs.

At PRA Health Sciences, providing innovative solutions for our clients is what we do. From full service clinical development to the pioneering Embedded SolutionsTM model, PRA provides a broad spectrum of solutions that meet the demands of a diverse marketplace.

At PRA, borders do not create boundaries.  PRA’s success is dependent upon our ability to attract and retain a talented team of diverse professionals.  Our growing workforce is comprised of over 10,000 employees, spanning 13 time zones across six continents and who speak more than 30 languages – yet operate in unison as one worldwide PRA community.

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Working fully outsourced to and based at the offices of our global pharmaceutical client, you will be provide with operational expertise  and be accountable for the successful cross-functional delivery of assigned global clinical trial(s), within agreed timelines and budget, and in alignment with all the applicable SOPs and regulatory requirements.

The Global Trial Leader is accountable for oversight of external service providers, planning and execution of both internally managed and outsourced trials, with scope from draft protocol elements document to availability of the Clinical Study Report and applicable disclosure of the trial results.

Desired skills and qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent) is required. Advanced degree in a scientific discipline and/or Master Degree is preferred.
  •  Strong operations experience in clinical trials within a pharmaceutical company and/or a CRO.
  •  Experience managing or leading global or regional teams in a virtual environment and strong expertise in vendor management is essential.
  • Experience in Early Development clinical trials is preferred, as well as previous exposure to Immunology therapeutical area.
  • Availability to travel up to 15% of the time, defined by business needs.
  • Fluency in English is an absolute requirement.

Together with a competitive salary, we offer a comprehensive range of benefits and an excellent working environment. As we continue to expand, there will be career opportunities on a truly global scale.

 If you have any questions please email or call our recruitment department at +44 (0) 1189 518468.
PRA Health Sciences is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace.


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Tel:  +44 (118) 918 1000
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