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CRA II -CNS(Japan)

Company: Syneos Health
Location: Japan, Tokyo, Osaka
Reference: 17005099
Closing Date: 16 Mar 18
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Negotiable

Job Summary:

Join an industry-changing company that is reinventing the way we develop and commercialize drugs. At INC Research/inVentiv Health our 22,000 employees have one purpose: shortening the distance from lab to life.


Completes project activities associated with monitoring functions of Phase I-IV clinical research studies while continuing to develop a solid understanding of the drug development process, Good Clinical Practices (GCP), and relevant regulations. Provides clinical and technical support for Clinical Research Associate (CRA) I and administrative staff. Performs management of study site activities to ensure the integrity of clinical data, in adherence to all applicable regulatory guidelines and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Project Specific Operating Procedures.

Essential Functions:

Communication - Maintains timely and effective communication among team members and site staff. Anticipates/identifies potential and routine issues and implements corrective actions; seeks guidance to resolve more complex and routine issues.

Regulatory Documentation - Assures compliance with local regulations, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)/ International Conference of Harmonization (ICH) and GCP guidelines, and Company and Sponsor SOPs. Maintains current regulatory documentation according to Essential Regulatory Document Guidelines and Trial Master File (TMF) Plan. Participates in TMF and on-site audits as requested; may require guidance to respond to findings. May be responsible for submission of regulatory packages to ethics committees and/or competent authorities.

Monitoring - Assumes responsibility for site management and site staff performance including: monitors all types of clinical trials; participates in all types of site visits; assures compliance with all protocol requirements; assures effective patient identification and recruitment plan is in place; assures timely reporting of Adverse Events (AE)/Serious Adverse Events (SAE) and protocol violations; ensures proper storage, dispensation, and accountability of all Investigational Product(s) and trial-related materials; regularly reviews the status of the contents of the site regulatory binder; and exhibits effective time management skills.

Data Handling - Performs source data verification according to contractual requirements. Assures timely completion and submission of Case Report Forms according to Clinical Monitoring Plan and/or Data Management Plan. Assures timely and accurate completion of Data Clarification Forms. Utilizes multiple data capture systems/methodologies in course of monitoring. Performs clinical data listings reviews as needed.

Reporting and Tracking - Completes and submits reports according to SOP/Works Instructions (WI) or Sponsor requirements requiring minimal revisions. Maintains awareness of key study performance indicators for own sites, e.g. Telephone Communications Reports, patient enrollment, and SAEs. Updates study and patient status information and serves as Clinical Trial Management System resource for Project Manager (PM)/Lead CRA. Tracks Investigator payments/milestones. Documents and tracks the resolution of all outstanding site-specific protocol-related issues from visit to visit.

Administrative - Prepares for and attends Investigator meetings; may present materials, as requested. Assists with the preparation of study start-up materials and tools. Attends clinical monitoring staff meetings, project team meetings, clinical committees, and clinical training sessions according to the project communication, monitoring, and/or training plans.

Other Responsibilities:

Performs other work-related duties as assigned. Extensive travel may be required (more than 50%).

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Contact Information:

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River View, The Meadows Business Park, Station Approach, Blackwater, Surrey
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