Clinical Research Associate (CRA)

  • Company: Through Executive Search by KPMG
  • Date posted: 03 Jan
  • Ref. Code: INT-CRA-0457

Description / Requirements

Our client is a leading multinational pharmaceutical company.

Reporting directly to the Head of Clinical Research, the right incumbent will be responsible for conducting high quality clinical trials within the scheduled time and in accordance with protocols and companies policies.

  • Planning and conducting high quality clinical trials in accordance with protocols, procedures and national regulations/requirements
  • Obtaining site selection, Monitor and Investigator meetings, site initiations, monitoring site recruitment performance, trial supplies management, data cleaning activities, close-out and archiving
  • Educating / re-training site staff in trial conduct
  • Identifying sites with adequate resources and highly qualified staff within trial conduct
  • Cooperate effectively with the following departments: Clinical Research, Quality and Training Specialist, Data Management
  • Collaborating closely with local business units to ensure effective placement of trials and sharing of customer information
  • Maintaining current knowledge of therapeutic areas, SOP/s and ICH GCP guidelines
  • Participating in and making an effective contribution to the clinical research organization and cross functional project groups within the company

Candidate profile

  • University Degree in Health Sciences
  • 2-5 years of experience in a relevant position
  • Strong knowledge of ICH GCP methodology
  • Fluency in English
  • PC literacy
  • Very good communication skills and ability to influence
  • Planning, organizing and problem-solving skills
  • Detail and quality orientation
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Business orientation and customer service focus
  • Self-motivation and results orientation
  • Strong ethics and integrity


The company offers a competitive remuneration package and career opportunities within a multinational environment.