Clinical Research Scientist

  • Salary: Competitive
  • REF Number: 00035018
  • Consultant: Lucy Stendall
  • Contact: 01246457733
  • Date Published: 03.02.2016
  • Closed Date: 12.05.2016
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  • Location: Scotland,
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Lucy Stendall at CK Clinical is recruiting for a Clinical Research Scientist to join a company in the Pharmaceutical industry at their site based in Scotland on a contract basis.

The main purpose of the role will be to

  • Set-up and monitor clinical trials at an allocated number of investigational sites, ensuring adherence to local and corporate SOPs, code of practice and GCP/ICH guidelines.

  • Determine the feasibility of conducting protocols with reference to study complexity, clinical facilities and potential for recruiting patients, and conduct effective site selection.

  • Agree appropriate targets for projects with CSM and Field Team Manager, and ensure targets for patient recruitment, data and audit quality and site related milestones are achieved.

  • Ensure that investigators and site staff are appropriately trained in ICH GCP and trial related procedures.

  • Study management and study support as appropriate.

  • Manage study budget, timelines and study conduct plan.

  • Manage study conduct and close-out. Manage clinical trial material. Coordinate data collection, including safety.

  • Ensure timely delivery of final database.
  • Plan and execute investigator meetings.
  • Maintain relationships with/monitor in Local Operating Companies and CROs.
  • Ensure all relevant studies follow standard operating procedures and good clinical practices.
  • Interface with Project Team as needed.
  • Support and drive various clinical study reports and manuscripts.
  • Prepare timely and accurate site specific assessment documentation, identify and promptly report clinical trial adverse events.

  • Accurately maintain clinical trial tracking systems, administration and central investigator documentation.

  • Track and manage trial related payments to investigational sites.

  • Build lasting and productive relationships, ensuring good communication, with internal and external customers.

In order to be considered for this role, you will be required to have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

  • A self starter

  • Good knowledge of IT systems

  • Proven experience as working as a CRA

  • A willingness to travel

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Lucy Stendall on 01246457733 or by email on Alternatively, please click on the link below to apply online now.

CK Clinical is an Equal Opportunities employer who welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference CL35018 in all correspondence.

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