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 10,000 employees, spanning 13 time zones across six continents and who speak more than 30 languages – yet operate in unison as one worldwide PRA community.
We are currently recruiting for an In-house Clinical Research Associate to be based in our office in Osaka, Japan.
As an In-house Clinical Research Associate you will be working closely with the wider project team and specifically with Clinical Team Managers (CTM), Country Start-Up Specialists (CSS), and Clinical Research Associates (CRA) by supporting the management of investigative sites and ensuring that all sites adhere to the requirements governing Clinical Research.
Working within the framework of the study protocol, you will assist with the preparation and organisation of investigator and study site materials both at a local and international level. You will also be responsible for performing investigative site recruitment and evaluation, essential document collection, review and maintenance, in-house site management activities and ensuring that at study files and documents are current and complete.
The ideal candidate will have an undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in life sciences or a clinical field combined with some experience in working within a clinical or pharmaceutical environment in a support role. A knowledge of or experience in making ethics submissions would be an advantage and the ability to work on multiple projects and manage time effectively is essential.
We are looking for self-motivated applicants who have exceptional inter-personal skills, and have the ability to learn new tasks and processes quickly in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. You will be tenacious, have high standards of quality with a keen eye for detail and the ability to prioritise and multi task. Fluency in English is required.