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Clinical Research Associate

Covance 4/4/2019 2:29:51 PM
JOB ID: 14297 Category: Clinical Research Associates
Regional, France



Job Overview

Covance is currently recruiting a Sr. CRA, ideally with expertise in Oncology (Phase I) and audits based at one of our clients' site in the region of Paris (91).

This is the chance to join our CRO and a dynamic and supportive team!


* Responsible for all aspects of study site monitoring including routine monitoring and close-out of clinical sites, maintenance of study files, conduct of pre-study and initiation
* Prepare accurate and timely trip reports
* Recruitment of potential investigators, preparation of EC submissions, notifications to regulatory authorities, translation of study-related documentation, organization of meetings and other tasks as instructed by supervisor
* Negotiate study budgets with potential investigators and assist the Covance legal department with statements of agreements as assigned
* Complete Serious Adverse Event (SAE) reporting, process production of reports, narratives and follow up of SAEs
* Audit follow-up

What makes this job special?

* 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
* Your Line Manager will be based in the Paris area too, there to support you where you need it

Other Information: This role is a full time & permanent position to be employed through Covance. For more information please contact Gerda Quenum at

Education / Qualifications

* Scientific University degree
* CRA training certificate desirable (SupSanté, Clinact, ILV...)


* Valuable Clinical Monitoring Experience .
* Ability to monitor study sites independently according to protocol monitoring guidelines, SOPs, GCP and ICH Guidelines
* Experience with site audits
* 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

If you are looking to broaden your therapeutic expertise whilst gaining exposure to a Pharmaceutical working environment this is a fantastic opportunity to seize now!

We are looking forward to hearing from you and welcoming you to Covance!

Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Regional, FRA - France


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).