Covance Clinical Research Associate II in New Zealand

Job Overview

We are seeking exceptional Clinical Research Associates at all levels based in Auckland, New Zealand to join our extraordinary people in our clinical operations team that monitors Phase I - IV clinical trials.

Covance Clinical Research Associates:

  • Lead all aspects of study site monitoring according to Covance/Chiltern SOP, GCP, and ICH guidelines

  • Partner with investigators and study coordinators on pre-study qualification and site initiation visits

  • Conduct routine study site monitoring visits

  • Close-out clinical sites, and ensure study files are up to date to maintain the success of the study.

If you are passionate about Clinical Research and a person who has experience independently monitoring Phase I - IV clinical study sites in Australia, let’s talk as we may have a job for you.

Covance New Zealand is committed to providing you the flexibility to work from home, the freedom to grow & develop your career across all phases and areas of clinical trial operations, as well as provide state of the art technology and processes that help to give you time back to enjoy family life.

You will join like-minded collaborative professionals at Covance who, together, build our reputation as one of the world's largest and most respected contract research organizations. In choosing Covance, you will be part of a dedicated team that makes a difference in helping to deliver life-saving and life-enhancing medicines to people around the world.

Discover your potential in a company that truly invests in you. Talk to us to learn more and explore your career. Apply online today.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Education/Qualifications

  • University/college degree (life science preferred), or certification in a related allied health profession from an appropriately accredited institution (e.g., nursing certification, medical or laboratory technology)

  • In lieu of the above requirement, candidates with three (3) or more years of relevant clinical research experience in pharmaceutical or CRO industries may be considered

  • Thorough knowledge of ICH Guidelines and GCP including a basic understanding of regulatory requirements

  • Thorough knowledge of monitoring procedures

  • Basic understanding of the clinical trial process

Experience

  • Minimum of two (2) years of clinical research monitoring experience (including pre-study, initiation, routine monitoring and closeout visits)

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

  • Have a full understanding of the Serious Adverse Event (SAE) reporting, process production of reports, narratives and follow up of SAEs

  • Good planning, organization and problem solving abilities

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

  • Good analytical and negotiation skills

  • Computer competency

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

  • Works efficiently and effectively in a matrix environment

Job Number 2018-20682

Job Category Clinical Research Associate

Position Type Full-Time

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