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Senior Clinical Research Associate - Madrid/Spain

Company: Barrington James Clinical
Reference: ACCRAMADRID130218
Closing Date: 13 Mar 18
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

Alex Coppen


Role: Clinical Research Associate II / Senior CRA

Location: Madrid

Salary: Very Competitive


Following the exciting news of opening their Spanish office, this exciting CRO is now building a Clinical Team and is looking for experienced CRAs from CRA II to Senior CRA level. As they are building a brand new team, this is an exciting opportunity to work in a changing, dynamic environment where you will be a key player in successfully establishing the team in Spain.


The company are a small but global CRO who are leaders in cutting edge research and are dedicated to the growth of their people. They are known in the industry for their above market average trial completion rate, where 95% of their trials are completed on or ahead of schedule. They also have a staff turnover below 12% globally and have won awards for being one of the best CROs in the world.


Job Description:

  • Perform site visits and monitor activities in accordance with protocol, GCP/ICH Guidelines, and other applicable regulatory requirements (feasibility through to close out).
  • Support network for the CRA/CTA team.
  • Mentor CRAs on monitoring, internal procedures, and query resolution.
  • Use expertise and judgement to identify and resolve complex site issues and deficiencies in documentation, communication, and the need for additional training.
  • Assess and ensure overall integrity of study and adherence to guidelines, protocols, and regulations.
  • Evaluate overall performance of site and site staff.


You Will Need:

  • Minimum of 2 years (24 months) of solid independent monitoring as a CRA in Spain
  • At least 2 years of experience in one of the following therapeutic experience is ESSENTIAL: Gastroenterology, oncology, hematology, infectious disease, rare disease
  • Life sciences Degree
  • SSU experience would be a bonus
  • Phase I-III trials experience
  • Experience in mentoring JCRAs for Senior CRA 
  • Drive to succeed in your career
  • Motivated, friendly personality 




  • A competitive remuneration package with excellent benefits
  • Commitment to your development and training
  • Sites are assigned as locally as possible
  • Opportunity to progress your career within a market leading and innovative organisation
  • Friendly and welcoming work environment
  • Join a company with 12% staff turnover
  • Smaller organisation than average with less red tape around procedures


This is a fantastic opportunity to expand your professional portfolio, be a valued member of the “family” environment but still on a global scale, and to truly grow within a thriving company. To find out more, send your CV to or apply directly to this advert.

If this opportunity is not right for you, I am always working with a variation of companies across Europe which will cater to your needs, motivations and interests. Get in touch for a friendly consultation and to explore the market place.


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