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Company: Covance
Location: Danderyd, Sweden
Reference: 65860BR
Closing Date: 11 Feb 17
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

We are currently recruiting for a Clinical Research Assistant or Senior CPA for our team in Sweden. This full time, office based position will be located in Danderyd, Sweden.


About the Job:

  • Direct support of the country manager and the CRA team
  • Act as contact for project team and study sites
  • Assist with the management of study supplies and organize shipments
  • Create, update, track, and maintain study-specific trial management files, tools, and systems.
  • Assist the local project team members with other administrative activities as required (e.g. payments to investigators, correspondence with clients, preparation of status reports, and organization of investigators' meetings)
  • Co-ordinate meetings with clients, investigators, and project team, including taking minutes.
  • Ensure compliance with Covance SOPs, FDA, ICH, and GCP regulations for clinical conduct in all aspects of daily work
  • Assist in submissions and notifications to Ethics Committees and Regulatory Authorities
  • Assisting Senior CRAs, CRA-2 and CRA-1 with on-site tasks as required and according to training goals (e.g. review of Case Report Forms and Study File Notebook, drug accountability)
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management

About You:

To be successful in this position, you will need to be educated to University/college degree (life science preferred), or certification in a related allied health profession from an appropriately accredited institution (e.g., nursing certification, medical or laboratory technology)

In lieu of the above requirement, candidates with several years of relevant clinical research Experience in pharmaceutical or CRO industries may be considered

Additionally, you will need to demonstrate:

  • Fluency in Swedish English languages, both written and verbal
  • Several years of Clinical Trials Experience with proven knowledge of the process (Site Experience would be an asset)
  • Experience in ethics committee submissions
  • Basic understanding of biology and biological processes
  • Good organizational and time management skills
  • Good communication skills, oral and written
  • Exhibit general computer literacy
  • Efficient and effective work in a matrix environment


Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.


Apply for this job: CLINICAL RESEARCH ASSISTANT / SENIOR CPA / Danderyd, Sweden

Contact Information:

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