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Clinical Research Associate / Home-Based or Office-Based

Covance 4/3/2019 1:55:24 PM
JOB ID: 25662 Category: Clinical Research Associates
Leiden, Netherlands



Job Overview

Seize now the opportunity to join our Clinical Operations team in the Netherlands! Covance is hiring CRAs to be office-based in our offices in Leiden or Home-Based in the Netherlands.

Covance is known fot is values to strive for operational and service excellence through a relentless focus on People, Process and Clients.

Your responsibilities as a CRA would be as follows:

* Assure the implementation of project plans as assigned
* Site administration and site monitoring responsibility for clinical studies according to Covance Standard Operating Procedures, ICH Guidelines and GCP
* Site management responsibility for clinical studies according to Covance Standard Operating Procedures, ICH Guidelines and GCP
* Act in the project role of as Local Project Coordinator or Lead CRA as assigned


* 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

We are looking for energizing CRAs, motivated to be part of a great and supportive team involved on the most innovative projects of our times in several therapeutic areas including medical device, oncology, urology... among many others!

As a Covance CRA you will be able to:

* Thrive in a supportive team environment
* Enter a role with a clear path for advancement
* Receive on-the-job training and mentoring if needed or be a mentor to others
* Enjoy the benefits of working for a company that values a WORK / LIFE BALANCE.

Education / Qualifications

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


* Valuable Clinical Monitoring Experience , ideally but not restricted to Oncology

Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Leiden, NLD - Netherlands


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).