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Clinical Research Associate

Company: Chiltern
Location: Madrid or Barcelona
Reference: CRA - SP 900659
Closing Date: 26 Jun 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): On Application
Benefits: Excellent and competitive benefits

Job Summary:

Chiltern is looking to recruit an experienced monitor office based in Madrid or home based in Barcelona to work in the role Clinical Research Associate.


Job Background

Chiltern is the leading, global mid-sized contract research organization. We listen to client needs to deliver customized clinical development solutions with a team of more than 4,300 working across 47 countries to provide comprehensive, yet flexible and responsive, services.  Our specialties include clinical development, Oncology, Devices and Diagnostics, Data, Analytics & Evaluation and Strategic Service Provision.


Chiltern is looking to recruit an experienced monitor office based in Madrid or home based in Barcelona to work in the role Clinical Research Associate.


• 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

• To assemble files and ensure documents for the trial master file accurately reflect the progress of the study

• Other Ad-Hoc CRA duties





• A BSc or BA degree in a biomedical or related life science, or nursing qualification

• Previous CRA experience within clinical research of approximately 2 years

• Previous experience within Oncology and another therapeutic area is mandatory

• Good clinical knowledge with an understanding of medical terminology

• An understanding of the basics of physiology and pharmacology

• Understanding of the principles of ICH GCP and regulatory requirements

• Experience using a clinical trial management system

• Preferable experience using a clinical trial management system (CPMS)

• Experience as a CRA on single site and/or multicentre trials

• Good oral and written communication, organizational skills and personal presentation

• The ability to communicate effectively in English

• Good computer literacy with working knowledge of PCs, Windows and Microsoft Office    applications


Additional Information:


Permanent full time position

Office based in Madrid or Home based in Barcelona

Chiltern is an EEO / AA Employer and is committed to providing opportunities to minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and veterans.


On application

Position Type

Full Time


Email Kevin Thomas -
+33 01 41 05 73 53

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Tel:  +33 1 41 05 73 00
Fax:  +33 1 41 05 73 01
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