(Senior) CRA

Job description

The Senior Clinical Research Associate (CRA) will strengthen our team within Clinical Operations Department, supporting our many projects. As an experienced professional with a complete understanding and wide application of principle, theories, and concepts in the field of clinical research, you will be a productive member of the team. You enjoy start up, enrollment, follow up and closure of clinical trial activities, and mainly monitoring the progress of clinical studies at the site level.


ₒ Clinical Site Start-up:

  • Support with identification of clinical sites
  • Preparation of packages for ethical committee (EC) submissions
  • Submissions to ECs
  • Preparation of site budget, negotiations of site budget
  • Organization, preparation, performance, follow-up of Site Qualification visits, Site Initiation visits

ₒ Clinical Site Management:

  • Organization, performance, follow-up of trainings
  • Organization, preparation, performance, follow-up of Monitoring visits, Close-out visits
  • Identification, communication, resolution of site-related matters, issue escalation
  • Site leadership

ₒ Development, writing, review of task-related SOPs

ₒ Support clinical supply chain

  • Bachelor or Master degree in (para-) medical or scientific field
  • Involvement in study start-up and EC submissions in at least 2 countries
  • At least 7 years of clinical research experience including monitoring, or in pharmaceutical data management including activities during data base locks, or as a study coordinator
  • Experience with oncology in early phases
  • Experience with Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products (ATMPs) is an advantage

Skills & Competencies:

  • Very strong attention to details
  • Work precisely as per procedures, rules and regulations
  • Objective and analytical
  • Planning & Organizing skills
  • Team spirit
  • Excellent English, French and Dutch knowledge (“trilingual”, oral and written), additional languages are an asset
  • Strong communication skills
  • Hands-on attitude
Our offer
  • An attractive salary in line with your experience and skills.
  • Fringe benefits including a company car, medical insurance, pension plan and a care plan.
  • A supporting environment.
  • Respect for the life-work balance.
  • Career planning.
  • A focus on professional and personal growth through training and coaching.
  • Room for personal engagement to help shape our company's future.
Contact person

Tim Janssen

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Van Eecke
Recruitment Specialist

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