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Clinical Trial Assistant (CTA) - Sponsor Dedicated

Covance 11/5/2018 12:24:56 PM
JOB ID: 25166 Category: Clinical Trial Support
Madrid, Spain



Job Overview


As an integral part of everything we do, our employees make a difference in the lives of millions of people… and you will too.

If you want to accelerate your CTA career, think long term and the possibilities we can offer you. We are a global leading CRO and have helped the pharmaceutical industry develop more medicines worldwide than any other company, including the top 50 best-selling drugs on the market.

Explore our CTA jobs and see why Covance is known to promote 2.5 more employees annually than average companies.


Our sponsor-dedicated team is expanding in Spain.

We have Clinical Trial Assistant/ CTA jobs available to work directly with large Pharmaceutical companies in cutting edge areas like Oncology, Cardiology or Diabetes.

You will provide support to CRAs and CTLs with: essential document collection, Site Initiation Visits, amendments... Your trained-eye will be vital to perform study documents QC review for archiving (paper and eTMF). You will set up and maintain investigator files, personalize contracts for sites. You will also be involved in payments and contracts.

Our sponsor dedicated CTA jobs ensure that you will have a VARIED role, not rigidly fragmented in the same repetitive tasks day-after-day, forever …

We take good care of ENRICHING the CTA job content, now AND in the future: on-site CRA support, international assignments, responsibilities in safety, quality, IMP…

What does your career need now? Let us know and explore if our current jobs are a true career move for you.


You are a CTA working in Madrid (By the way: initially, you will work office based, and once you know the systems and processes you could work some days from home on a weekly basis if you choose.)

We need you to bring min 1.5 yrs Experience working at a CRO or Sponsor, with background supporting CRAs in international ph I-IV clinical trials. This is an international environment, so you could use your English skills during meetings or translating key documents.

Your aptitude for handling and proofreading numerical data and your spreadsheet software competency will be essential to avoid delays and issues during the course of the project.

Diploma – Secondary Education or equivalent.

We will help you achieve your goals by continuous training & professional development

Education / Qualifications

Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Madrid, ESP - Spain


Covance Recruiting Process

Below is a general Overview of Our Recruiting Process

If you’d like to work for us, please submit your resume/CV online. If your ability to use or access our electronic application is limited due to a disability, please visit or call 1-800-978-4473 for help.

We consider applications from everyone who is interested in a position with us and who meets the required criteria and qualifications.

If your application is selected, someone from our recruiting team will contact you to arrange an initial screen. We may carry this out over the phone or at a face-to-face meeting. You must complete the screen to be considered for the position.

Based on the results of the initial screen, we may invite you to an interview. One of our recruiting team members will contact you to arrange this. The process may involve several interviews, initially over the phone, and then face-to-face with different members of the hiring team.

Our interviews follow a behavioral-based format. This means we’ll ask you to give us information that’s specific to your professional and educational experiences.

Hiring team members will share and discuss their input and then make their decision.

If you’re the person who best meets the requirements of the position, a member of the hiring team will get in touch to make you an offer of employment. Covance is an eVerify employer (United States only).