• Contracts Associate

    Job Locations - | Germany
    Posted Date 2 months ago(4/25/2018 2:49 AM)
  • Overview

    PRA Health Sciences is an award winning CRO.


    We are proud to have won Pharma Times 'Clinical Research Company of the Year' in 2017 for the fourth consecutive year. We aren’t winning these awards by chance; PRA is being recognised industry-wide for our dedication to the future of clinical development. Most importantly for you, at PRA we recognise that our success is down to our people.



    Working fully embedded within one of our pharmaceutical clients, with the support of PRA right behind you, you’ll be at the heart of our client’s innovation.

    As a Contracts Associate, you will be dedicated to one of our global pharmaceutical clients, a company that values performance, recognises merit and has a high focus on quality. This environment encourages innovation, individuality and embraces people that want to be a part of it. 

    You will be working within a fast paced and dynamic environment, responsible for the commercial relationship with clinical trials sites.


    Key responsibilities will include:


    • Serve as primary point of contact with Investigative Sites for budget negotiations
    • Serve as primary point of contact between Legal and Investigative Site for project management of the contract
    • Escalate budgets, as required, for fair market value assessments
    • Document all budget and contract activities in a tracking database
    • Liaise with Sponsors Legal Department, CO, CSS and CRO to address and resolve site queries
    • Attend and contribute to study related meetings, as required
    • Keep CSS team members abreast of urgent issues and status updates that may adversely impact study start up timelines
    • Regularly contributes to a knowledge management database
    • Manage site relationships to high standards of excellence


    You will be supported in your role by a dedicated functional manager and benefit from a clear career progression pathway.



    You Are: Proactive, highly organised and an excellent communicator. 

    • Able to learn quickly about the needs of Investigative Sites/Site Staff and their Institutional requirements
    • Able to understand, clearly articulate and defend template budget decisions and rationales 
    • Thorough understanding of budgeting process and able to summarize high-level feedback 
    • Can identify, communicate about and propose solutions for any site issues that may arise
    • Capable of editing in Microsoft Word and Excel (Powerpoint and Visio capabilities are a plus)
    • Educated with a Bachelor’s Degree (or international equivalent), or equivalent experience
    • Fluent in German and English


    Your health, your family, your career, your money — the things that matter to you, matter to us. The benefits of PRA just get better and better.


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


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