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Covance 3/22/2019 3:57:50 PM
JOB ID: 29650 Category: Clinical Research Associates
Helsinki, Finland



Job Overview

Covance is currently recruiting for a CRA II or Senior CRA in Finland to work across a variety of Therapeutic Areas including Oncology, Diabetes, Immunology and Cardiology. The investigator sites are all within Finland with many based in the Helsinki area itself. Covance currently employ over 35 CRAs in Finland and so this is a great opportunity to join a large and well supported team of CRAs.

This is a highly sought after client-dedicated role with a prestigious Pharmaceutical company.

General details:

* Field based, home office (strong preference near Helsinki)
* Previous monitoring Experience in clinical trials is needed - minimum 2 years
* Proven skills in site management including site performance and patient recruitment
* Excellent soft skills (include oral and written communication skills; computer literacy)
* Good organizational and time management skills, able to work highly independently
* Flexibility, expected travelling is 2-3 days per week
* Fluent in Finnish and English (verbal and written)

Start time

* From the 1st August, or as soon as possible!

What makes this opportunity special?

* Competitive salary, car allowance and benefits package, including lunch vouchers and 6 weeks holiday per year.
* You will be involved in all Phases of clinical development from I – IV
* Your Line Manager will also be based in Finland and so ready to support if need be
* Career progression will be exceptional because there are lots of studies coming through in 2019, across a variety of therapeutic areas
* You will be 100% client focused with a prestigious Pharmaceutical company.
* Unlike some CRA roles you will not be pushed to satisfy unrealistic ‘monthly visit' targets
* The job is permanent and full time

* You will be joining a large team with a well organised structure and robust processes in place

Other Information:
This role is a full time & permanent position to be employed by Covance. For more information please contact Andy Smith at Covance on +44 (0)7775 848 250 or mail

Key words:
Clinical Research Associate, Finland, Helsinki SCRA, Clinical Monitor, GCP, Monitoring, Senior Clinical

Education / Qualifications

A Degree or nursing background ideally


* Oncology or Vaccines expertise is helpful
* Previous Experience in CTMS and EDC

Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Helsinki, FIN - Finland


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).