Job type full-time
Full job description
Everything we do has the potential to impact patient lives, and our clinical research associates (cras) take their work seriously, demonstrate empathy, and act with heartThey also perform with urgency, navigating our streamlined clinical operating model to drive effectiveness, reduce handoffs and increase employee, client and site satisfaction.
As a cra at parexel, you‘ll be joining a team with a wide variety of experiences and knowledgeWe’re looking for people like you to take the initiative to do things better and smarter—people who want to grow personally and professionallyWe recognize and uphold the importance of all people, the way we do things, our quest for innovation, and most importantly, our patientsExplore opportunities within our core clinical development, biotech, or functional service provider (fsp) teams below.
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We are one truly global team working together to propel each client´s journey ahead faster.
We value work-life balanceWe try and keep regular hours and an emphasis on life outside the office.
Work with industry leaders and subject matter experts.
The ability to innovate, ask “what if” and try new solutions without fear of failure.
Opportunities to work on multiple accounts – never boring!
Competitive salaries and bonus structure based on individual metrics.
Your time here
At parexel, the cra role offers the opportunity to go beyond the role of a typical clinical monitorCra’s are accountable for using their expertise to build and maintain the site relationship and ensure they’re set up for successAs the clinical sites’ sole point of contact, this includes addressing and resolving site issues and questionsYou’ll also manage site quality and delivery from site identification through to close-out.
As a cra, parexel will offer you world class technology and training catered to your individual experienceYou can anticipate less travel and a lower protocol load in comparison to industry peersYour hard work may be rewarded through a bonus incentive program, the opportunity to work within multiple therapeutic areas and an opportunity to advance your career in clinical researchIf impact, flexibility, and career development appeal to you, parexel could be your next home.
What you’ll do
Leverage your expertiseConduct qualification visits (qv), site initiation visits (siv), monitoring visits (mv) and termination visits (tv) at assigned clinical sites and generate visit/contact reports.
Build relationshipsOversee integrity of the study and utilize problem-solving skills to promote rapport with the site and staff.
Protect patientsReview the performance of the trial at designated sites, ensure the rights and well-being of human subjects are safeguarded and are in accordance with protocol.
Drive productivityDevelop patient recruitment strategies in conjunction with the clinical site to meet enrollment timelines, while also ensuring compliance with the approved standard operating procedures (sops), protocol/amendment(s), gcp, and the applicable regulatory requirement(s).
Ensure qualityEvaluate the quality and integrity of the reported data, site efficacy and drug accountability.
ExecuteMonitor the completeness and quality of regulatory documentation and perform site document verification.
More about you
On your first day we’ll expect you to have:
Site management or equivalent experience in clinical research, with understanding of clinical trials methodology and terminology.
Ability to perform all clinical monitoring activities independently.
Bachelor’s or equivalent degree in biological science, pharmacy or other health related discipline.
Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills within a matrixed team.
Experience working in a self-driven capacity, with a sense of urgency and limited oversight.
A client-focused approach to work and flexible attitude with respect to assignments/new learning.
The ability to manage multiple tasks, evaluate a variety of unpredictable scenarios and achieve project timelines while being able to apply your understanding of study protocol(s).
An honest and ethical work approach to promote the development of life changing treatments for patients.
Strong computer skills, including but not limited to the knowledge of a clinical trial management system (ctms), electronic document management system (edms) and ms-office products such as excel and word.
A little about us
Parexel is proud to be a leading clinical research organization with colleagues across the globeAs a member of our team, you’ll get to know your coworkers on a personal levelHave a question? a clinical research leader, project team member, technology “super user” or collaborator are a phone call awayOur clinical research teams meet regularly to have discussions in an open environment, allowing our team members to share their expertise and promote learning within the teamManagement supports and encourages career growth through consistent performance discussions and evaluationsWhether your interest is to progress into a more senior level cra role, into line management, quality, project leadership or a variety of other positions, parexel prides itself on career opportunities for our employees.
This role may be subject to government and/or customer requirements regarding vaccination against covid-19 that are more stringent than parexel policyAccordingly, successful applicants may need to be either vaccinated against covid-19 or have an approved religious or medical exemptionEmployment is contingent on disclosure of your covid-19 vaccination status and, if relevant, proof of vaccination.
Parexel is an equal opportunity employerQualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to legally protected status, which in the us includes race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
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