Covance Clin Res Assoc I in Buenos Aires, Arkansas

Job Overview

Are you an organized person who can work independently and take ownership of your career? Would you like to gain on-the-job skills while helping advance life-changing medicines?

If you are looking to enter a nurturing environment that provides a clear path to advancement, consider furthering your career as a Covance Clinical Research Associate (CRA). In this role, you will:

  • Support large, prominent pharmaceutical companies with their clinical trials

  • Oversee site monitoring responsibilities with remote and in-person visits

  • Work in a flexible environment with a close-knit team

  • Use time management and people skills to ensure compliance

Education/Qualifications

Minimum Required:

External Candidates

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

AND

-A minimum of six months on-site monitoring (preferred).

Internal candidates

-Internal candidates with a minimum of 6 months of experience as a Clinical Research Assistant

or

-Internal candidates with a minimum 2 years clinical trials or site management experience (e.g. study coordinator, project coordinator, project specialist, study start- up)

-Basic understanding of ICH Guidelines and GCP including a basic understanding of regulatory requirements

-Basic understanding of the clinical trial process

-Valid Driver’s License

Preferred:

Working knowledge of Covance SOPs for site monitoring

Experience

Minimum Required:

  • External Candidates

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

AND

o a minimum ofsix months of on-site monitoring (preferred)

  • Internal candidates

o Internal candidates with a minimum of 6 months of experience as a Clinical Research Assistant

OR

o Internal candidates with a minimum 2 years clinical trials or site management experience (e.g. study coordinator, project coordinator, project specialist, study start-up)

  • Ability to monitor study sites according to protocol monitoring guidelines, SOPs, ICH Guidelines and GCP

  • Ability to work within a project team

  • Good planning, organization and problem solving abilities

  • Good communication skills, oral and written

  • Good computer skills

  • Works efficiently and effectively in a matrix environment

  • Fluent in local office language and in English, both written and verbal

Preferred:

  • One (1) or more additional years of experience in a related field (i.e., medical, clinical, pharmaceutical laboratory, research, data analysis, data management or technical writing) is preferred

Job Number 2019-26926

Job Category Hidden (54284)

Position Type Full-Time

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