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START -UP LEAD - Czech, Slovakia, Poland, Bulgaria, Greece, Turkey, Hungary and Romania

Company: PRA Health Sciences
Location: Various locations
Reference: 2016-33636
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 Start Up Lead (SUL) and help realize your career potential.



Locations: Czech, Slovakia, Poland, Bulgaria, Greece, Turkey, Hungary and Romania 

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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As a Start Up Lead you will be working as part of Clinical Operations team and you will be responsible for all aspects of Start Up activities at the regional level to achieve quick and successful activation of sites in accordance with ICH GCP, FDA regulations, applicable regulations and requirements, and SOPs.

You will be working on a wide spectrum of projects in phase I-IV research at both GP practices and hospitals.

Responsibilities will include:

  • using the start-up methodology to drive early and predictable site activations through oversight of all regulatory,
  • clinical and site contract activities,
  • working collaboratively with functional colleagues and Sponsors,
  • eliminating all potential causes of delay,
  • overseeing compliance and reporting progress.

To be considered for the Start Up Lead (SUL) position, you will have an undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in clinical science or health related field or be a licensed health care professional. 
Experience managing Start Up activities and managing and meeting targets on deliverables during the start-up process is essential. 
You must have a thorough knowledge of ICH GCP and local regulatory authority regulations regarding drug research. You must also be a competent user of computerized information systems including MS Office and CTMS. 
Fluency in English and host language is required.

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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Contact Information:

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500 South Oak Way
Green Park
Tel:  +44 (118) 918 1000
Fax:  +44 (118) 918 1001
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