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COVANCE RUSSIA - We are hiring CRAs (Moscow, St. Petersburg, Novosibirsk)!

Company: Covance
Location: Moscow, St. Petersburg, Novosibirsk
Reference: 24912BR
Closing Date: 07 Nov 16
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

COVANCE RUSSIA - We are hiring CRAs (Moscow, St. Petersburg, Novosibirsk)! Apply at


Covance current growth of Clinical Development Services (CDS) in Eastern European countries brings new opportunities not only for clinical roles, but also another business functions.

CoSource, our insourcing division provides you with the opportunity to work directly for our clients. For these roles you will either work out of our client offices or field based – and see clinical trials from the clients' perspective. We work in partnership with global and smaller pharmaceutical companies and can support you in your career development.

At the moment we are looking for Clinical Research Associates (CRA) / Senior Clinical Research Associates (SCRA).

Location: Moscow, Russia.

Main Job Responsibilities:

- 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 Covance 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 Covance 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;
- Serve as lead monitor for a protocol or project and may assist in establishing monitoring plans as assigned.

Candidate Requirements:

- Degree educated (Life Science)
- Few years of relevant clinical research Experience in pharmaceutical or CRO industries
- Thorough knowledge of ICH Guidelines and GCP including a basic understanding of regulatory requirements in other countries
- Full understanding of Serious Adverse Event (SAE) reporting, process production of reports, narratives and follow up of SAEs
- Excellent site monitoring skills
- Excellent study site management skills
- Excellent registry administration skills
- Ability to work with minimal supervision
- Good planning and organization skills
- Good computer skills with good working knowledge of a range of computer packages
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to resolve project-related problems and prioritizes workload for self and team
- Fluent Russian and English language skills

Key Words:

SCRA, SCRA, clinical research associate, clinical research, monitoring, clinical trails associate, CRO, pharmaceuticals, clinical research organisation, Russia, Moscow, CRAII, clinical study.


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Moscow, RUS

Moscow, Russian Federation 

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