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Clinical Research Associate / Senior Clinical Research Associate / CRA / SCRA

Company: Planet Pharma Staffing Limited
Location: Milan
Reference: RH8954
Closing Date: 11 Aug 18
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive
Benefits: On application

Job Summary:

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Job Title
Clinical Research Associate, CRA


Office-based in MIlan or home-based in Italy

Company Statement

Our client is a full service global CRO that has been in the market for over 25 years and soon becoming one of the main providers for many top 10 pharmaceutical, bio-tech and start-up companies.

They have been awarded several times as a top-quality provider organization and rewarded of their therapeutic excellence which is reflected in their commitment to continue growing and investing in their employees. They have excellent training programs in place tailored to your needs that will ensure that everyone working there will become an expert in their field and be able to offer the highest quality to clients. Furthermore, the fact that they are a mid-sized company means that you will have the chance to really take ownership of your own work as well as achieve quick career progression from day one.


You will have the opportunity to work in every stage of the drug development process as well as being offered extensive training programs that will ensure career progression and give you the platform for performing your duties in an effective and confident manner


  • Responsible for pre-study, initiation, monitoring and closeout visits
  • Communicate with medical site staff
  • Verify source of documents and review case reports and regulatory documentation
  • Conduct reports and follow-up for adverse event and study drug inventory
  • Involved in patient recruitment and retention process
  • Ensure documentation practices are being adhered to SOPs, GCP and applicable regulatory requirements
  • Responsible for follow-up, including finding, deviation and any other actions to ensure compliance


  • Bachelor’s degree in a health-related field
  • At least 1 year of monitoring experience
  • Around 60-80% traveling in Germany, Switzerland and Austria
  • Strong communication and presentation skills in English and German
  • Knowledge of medical terminology and patient management
  • Understanding of clinical research techniques and methodologies

About Planet Pharma
Planet Pharma is an American parented Employment Business/Agency that provides global staffing services with its head-quarters in Chicago and our EMEA regional office located in Central London. We have invested significantly in creating a robust international platform that enables us to work compliantly in 30+ countries with a current network of 2500+ active contractors globally as well as a very strong permanent / direct hire recruitment offering. 

Our specialist knowledge and close relationships with our clients and the wider industry really makes us unique in our field. Just recently we were recognised by FORBES as the 17th best professional staffing firm, and have won multiple awards from industry accredited bodies for our commitment to excellence and service delivery. We have extensive functional expertise including: Regulatory Affairs, Pharmacovigilance, QA, QC, Submissions experts, Clinical development, Quality, Biostatistics, and Medical Affairs / Writing.

We are an equal opportunities Recruitment Business and Agency. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

To apply 
If you would like to discuss this vacancy further or to discuss your career options in confidence, please telephone Rowena Horn on +44 (0)20 3868 1012 or e-mail on

If this role isn’t suitable for you, please let us know if you can refer anyone – any recommendations are much appreciated! Planet Pharma offers a competitive referral scheme so you will be rewarded for your help!


Clinical Research, CRA, monitoring, case reports, adverse events



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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
10 Greycoat Place, London,
Tel:  +44 203 868 1000
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