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CRA II / Senior CRA - Homebased, UK

Company: Planet Pharma Staffing Limited
Location: Home Based, UK
Reference: CH-UK CRA 20
Closing Date: 20 Aug 17
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive
Benefits: Company Car Allowance, Gym Membership, Pension, Competitive Salary

Job Summary:

Our client is a leading CRO with a strong global presence. They are looking to strengthen their Oncology Clinical team and require an experienced CRA II or Senior CRA! Location: UK, Homebased


Our Client:

Our client is one of the only CROs to offer early-phase patient and development services for Oncology. We also have one of the largest, most experienced Data & Analysis teams and a Medical Device & Diagnostics team capable of developing class 2 and 3 medical products and combination products for chronic disease. With staff in 47 countries, strong local relationships and access to more than 22,000 investigator sites, the excel in partnering with leading sponsors! 


The Oncology team has worked on over 500 studies.  We are working on several high profile molecular target cancer therapies, traditional chemotherapy as well as those involving targeted therapies with small molecules, immunotherapy and vaccine, virus and gene therapies. The Oncology Clinical Operations team is a smaller business unit so you have genuine opportunities to grow and take on more responsibility whilst knowing you are part of strategically placed Global CRO. Team member expertise is matched to projects where possible and we offer a positive and friendly working environment.  Strong team spirit where staff are all pulling together as a cohesive unit with a genuine contribution to global Oncology research.


  • The successful applicant will be responsible for coordinating Phase I-IV clinical trials in Europe
  • Perform all types of site visits including, but not limited to, qualification visits, initiation visits, monitoring visits, motivational visits, audit support visits, and termination visits.
  • Assist with document submissions to local authorities
  • To identify potential sites for a proposed study in conjunction with the Project Team, and conduct feasibility assessment of sites as required
  • Ensure that all study related communication including e-mail is tracked, printed and filed as required
  • To track patient recruitment by contacting investigators as specified for the study, and discuss potential study risks and opportunities with the Project Manager and LCRA
  • To liaise with all other appropriate departments within Chiltern International to ensure the smooth running of the study


  • UK accredited Life Sciences degree or nursing qualification is essential
  • Previous experience of monitoring multiple sites for commercial Oncology studies is a must (Please make your experience clear in your application)
  • Work experience within the CRA job function
  • Understanding of the principles of ICH GCP and regulatory requirements
  • Good oral and written communication, organisational skills and personal presentation
  • The ability to communicate effectively in English
  • Experience working within a team environment under time and resource pressures
  • Proven experience in clinical trials with knowledge of SOPs, regulatory reporting requirements and accepted practices
  • Confident dealing with external and internal clients and providers
  • Ability to travel for 8 monitoring visits per month by train or plane

To Apply: 

You can expect a response within 48 hours of your application. If you do not hear back within 7 buisness days, please assume your application has been unsuccessful. For questions on this posting or to find out more about opportunities with Planet Pharma please contact Jennifer Favaro at +44 203 890 0116.


CRA, SCRA, Clinical, Monitoring, CRO, homebased, remote, clinical research associate

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