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Covance Latvia - Clinical Research Associates - home based, all levels!

Company: Covance
Location: Latvia
Reference: 46046BR
Closing Date: 03 Nov 16
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

Our mission - bringing medical miracles to market sooner - impacts the lives of millions of people all over the world!


At the moment we are looking for Clinical Research Associates in Latvia (home based; all levels).

As CRA you will be responsible for all aspects of study site monitoring including routine monitoring and close-out of clinical sites, maintenance of study files, conduct of pre-study and initiation visits. 


  • Site administrating and site monitoring responsibility for clinical studies according to Standard Operating Procedures, ICH Guidelines and GCP; 
  • Recruiting potential investigators, preparing EC submissions, translating study-related documentation, organizing of meetings and other tasks as instructed by supervisor; 
  • Completing Serious Adverse Event (SAE) reporting, processing production of reports; 
  • Negotiating study budgets with potential investigators and assisting the legal department with statements of agreements as assigned; 
  • Interact with internal work groups to evaluate needs, resources and timelines; 
  • Assist with training, mentoring, and development of junior employees, e.g. co-monitoring (for CRAs II); 
  • Serve as lead monitor for a protocol or project and may assist in establishing monitoring plans as assigned (for CRAs II). 

Required skills, experience and education: 

  • Minimum 1 year of relevant clinical research experience in pharmaceutical or CRO industries within oncology; 
  • University Degree (life science) or certification in a related allied health profession from an appropriately accredited institution (e.g., nursing certification, medical or laboratory technology); 
  • Fluency in local and English language. 
  • Understanding of the clinical trial process; 
  • Thorough knowledge of ICH Guidelines and GCP including a basic understanding of regulatory requirements; 
  • Thorough knowledge of monitoring procedures. 

In return, we offer you the opportunity to develop your career with an international organization; to pursue further training and to take advantage of our flexible conditions and attractive remuneration package. 


Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.

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Contact Information:

Address:  Covance- Warsaw

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