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Clinical Reasearch Associate I, Brussels

Company: Covance
Reference: 2018-23211
Closing Date: 22 Sep 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Negotiable

Job Summary:

CRA Training opportunity in Brussels with COVANCE for CRAs less than 1 year monitoring experience OR research nurses/ study coordinators. Fluent English, French and Dutch are a MUST. Unique development opportunity!


Are you a CRA less than 1 year of monitoring experience OR a research nurse or study coordinator with an oncology background that is looking to use your skills in a whole new way? If so, it's your time to SHINE at Covance! 




 We have helped the pharmaceutical industry develop:


  • More medicines worldwide than any other company, including the top 50 best-selling drugs on the market today,
  • 100 % of all Oncology drugs approved in 2016


Now is your time to become an integral part of these achievements. If you are an experienced nurse or study coordinator with an oncology background that wants to pursue a career as a Clinical Research Associate/ CRA…we will TRAIN you! at our Covance Monitoring Excellence Academy.


Explore this CRA I job with us and check for yourself why Covance is known to promote 2.5x more employees annually than the average company in the biopharmaceutical sector.




Our sponsor-dedicated team is rapidly growing in Brussels. We have an office based, permanent Clinical Research Associate I job available to work directly with one of our main clients.


This is an international job environment: this is why we need you to be fluent (both speaking & writing) in English, French and Dutch.

As our CRA I you will conduct site monitoring responsibilities for Clinical trials, according to Covance Standard Operating Procedures, ICH guidelines and GCP, including Pre-study, Site Initiation, Routine Monitoring, and Close-out Visits (as per the training status of the CRA I-MEA program).


You will participate, conduct or assist with the following duties as consistent with training completed:

  • Implementation of Project Plans related to the Clinical Monitoring responsibilities
  • Independent review of CRF, Investigator Site Files, drug accountability, query generation &b resolution, etc.
  • May serve as the Primary contact for the clinical sites/Sponsor
  • Identification and recruitment of investigators, collection of investigator documents and Pre-Study Visits 
  • Participation in Sponsor and Investigator/Initiation Meetings
  • Track progress of assigned studies projects and identifies appropriate actions to achieve target objectives
  • Prepare accurate and timely monitoring visit reports.
  • Identify and complete follow up of SAEs at study sites

Education / Qualifications

Minimum required:

University or college degree, or certification in a related allied health profession from an appropriately accredited institution (e.g., nursing licensure


Basic understanding of ICH Guidelines and GCP, including basic understanding of regulatory requirements


Valid Drivers License


Fluent English, French and Dutch,  with excellent verbal and written communication skill



Please note that in order to be admitted in this highly sought after CRA development initiative, we need you to bring a minimum of some months experience as a CRA, or a minimum of 1 year  experience  in a related role, such as:

  • Site management,
  • In-house CRA,
  • Study coordinator,
  • Research nurse, etc

Preferred: background in oncology

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Contact Information:

Address:  Covance- Madrid

Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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