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Clinical Research Associate II - Switzerland (home based)

Company: Covance
Reference: 13941
Closing Date: 06 Nov 17
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

You may already know Covance as the leading Central Laboratory Services provider, but did you know we are one of the most stable, fastest growing global Contract Research Organization? For example, we have helped pharmaceutical and biotech companies develop one-third of all prescription medicines in the market today; and 47 out of the 50 best-selling oncology drugs… And in spite of being one of the Top 3 Global CROs, we still have a personal touch to every single employee.


About this opportunity:

Can you bring your drive to our innovative clinical projects? 

We need expert CRAs with solid background in Ph III trials (including expertise in oncology), who are ready to apply their site evaluation and monitoring skills, and their deep ICH-GCP background, to bring safe, effective and essential medicines to market sooner. 

You must be fluent in English and German, and able to monitor in either French or Italian.


About you:

  • 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)
  • Thorough knowledge of ICH Guidelines and GCP including a good understanding of regulatory requirements in Switzerland.



  • Ideally minimum of 2 years of clinical research monitoring experience (including pre-study, initiation, routine monitoring and closeout visits) at a CRO or Pharmaceutical environment
  • Fluency in German and English. Able to monitor in either French or Italian
  • 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
  • Strong background in IT applications and E-CRF experience 
  • Training skills to train sites to perform excellent
  • A valid driving license. 
  • Available for travel up to 60% of the time, including overnight stays as necessary

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Contact Information:

Address:  Covance- Warsaw

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