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Contracts Associate (Serbian-Croatian and Hungarian speaker)
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As a top five CRO, we have worked on 100+ marketed drugs across several therapeutic areas and conducted the pivotal or supportive trials that led to FDA and/or international regulatory approval of 45+ such drugs.

At PRA Health Sciences, providing innovative solutions for our clients is what we do. From full service clinical development to the pioneering Embedded SolutionsTM model, PRA provides a broad spectrum of solutions that meet the demands of a diverse marketplace.

At PRA, borders do not create boundaries. PRA’s success is dependent upon our ability to attract and retain a talented team of diverse professionals. Our growing workforce is comprised of over 13,000 employees, spanning 13 time zones across six continents and who speak more than 30 languages – yet operate in unison as one worldwide PRA community.

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As a Contracts Associate you will be working as part of an international team of attorneys and contract professionals responsible for the drafting, negotiating, and processing of agreements with PRA’s clients, vendors, and subcontractors. This position presents the opportunity for successful candidates to receive training in clinical trial contracting and to develop skills that open possibilities for a long-term career path within the clinical research industry.  Responsibilities in this position include:


  • Receiving requests for contracts and responding within expected turnaround time
  • Initiating and following processes for managing contracts under supervision of Legal Counsel
  • Producing error free documents, approved according to PRA procedure for presentation to corporate officers for signature
  • Receiving inquiries throughout the process and responding in a timely manner
  • Tracking and timely recording developments using PRA systems on a regular basis towards contract completion
  • Managing documents from creation to completion
  • Maintaining status reports on all activities
  • Prioritizing daily activities according to importance and urgency
  • Developing solutions to routine problems of limited scope


The contracting activity supported by this team is fast-paced, with short deadlines and quick turnaround times. Therefore, the candidates must be capable of managing their workload and priorities so as to meet business requirements in a timely fashion. While experience in the CRO or pharmaceutical industry will always be favorably considered, candidates need not have direct experience in clinical contracting activities, but must present the skills and aptitude to undertake the preparation and negotiation of complex agreements. We are seeking candidates with:


  • An law degree from an accredited university preferred or equivalent experience
  • Understands basic nature of legally binding agreements
  • Proficiency with MS Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Experience in contract administration or other relevant area
  • Experience in a professional environment preferred
  • Experience in the pharmaceutical/CRO industry highly desirable
  • Fluent Hungarian and English is a must, Serbo-Croatian language is an advantage.


Together with a competitive salary, we offer a comprehensive range of benefits and an excellent working environment. As we continue to expand, there will be career opportunities on a truly global scale.


PRA Health Sciences is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace.



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