Senior Clinical Research Associate (SCRA) based in Hertfordshire, UK

Due to continued growth and success a leading global pharmaceutical company with offices in Hertfordshire are looking for an experienced Senior Clinical Research Associate (CRA) to join them.  This is an initial 12 month fixed term contract with the possibility of going permanent.



  • Reporting to the Senior Manager/AD or Director, you will undertake primary monitoring and/or co-monitoring of sites participating in studies in accordance with current ICH/GCP guidelines, local regulatory requirements and company SOPs/WPs.
  • The studies may be Phase I through to Phase IV on a European basis.  All site co-ordination activities will also be undertaken including drug accountability and data resolution and the CRA will assist the site in Ethics Committee submissions and preparation of informed consent forms.
  • Where studies have been contracted to CROs for project and site management and monitoring the CRA will perform co-monitoring trips to sites with the monitors of the CRO and will liaise with these monitors regarding site issues.
  • You will be responsible for the quality of the data for those sites to which he or she is assigned as monitor or co-monitor.



The ideal candidate for this Senior Clinical Research Associate job will be a science graduate with solid experience of clinical monitoring and site co-ordination, you will have demonstrable experience in the UK and at least one other European country, preferably in a Lead CRA role, and full understanding of current ICH/GCP guidelines. Experience of Oncology clinical trials and tools (such as RECIST and NCI-CTC) is expected.

This is an excellent opportunity to work on ground breaking oncology study.


How to Apply

For further information on this role please contact Ben Traies on 01438 743047.  Informal discussions also welcome.  Alternatively, please email a copy of your CV to   for consideration.


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