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SENIOR CLINICAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATE / home-based or client-based in Lisbon and Porto, Portugal

Company: Covance
Location: Lisbon, Portugal
Reference: 57772BR
Closing Date: 16 Mar 17
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

You can make a difference by helping to deliver life-saving and life-enhancing medicines to people around the world. Covance is one of the world's most exciting and professional drug development services companies (CRO), providing integrated, tailored solutions to the pharmaceutical and biotechnological industries.


We are looking for experienced Clinical Research Associates with:

  • A minimum of 2 (up to 5 years) clinical monitoring Experience (including pre-study, initiation, routine monitoring and close-out visits)
  • Oncology experience would be a plus
  • University/college degree (life science preferred), or certification in a related allied health profession (e.g. nursing certification, medical or laboratory technology).
  • Ability to monitor study sites independently according to protocol monitoring guidelines, SOPs, GCP and ICH Guidelines
  • A full understanding of the Serious Adverse Event (SAE) reporting, process production of reports, narratives and follow up of SAEs
  • Fluency in English and local language
  • Good communication, planning, organization and problem solving skills

Education and qualifications: 

  • University/college degree (life science preferred), orcertification in a related allied health profession from an appropriately accredited institution (e.g., nursingcertification, medical or laboratory technology)
  • In lieu of the above requirement, candidates withthree (3) or more years of relevant clinical research
  • Experience in pharmaceutical or CRO industries may be considered
  • Thorough knowledge of ICH Guidelines and GCP including a basic understanding of regulatory
  • requirements
  • Thorough knowledge of monitoring procedures
  • Basic understanding of the clinical trial process

Your rewards :

  • The opportunity to pursue further training and an interesting career in an inspiring environment that values achievement, supports a balance between your personal and professional life and allows you to make meaningful contributions
  • Flexible conditions and an attractive remuneration package

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

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Contact Information:

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