Clinical Research Associate (In-House) Europe

The Clinical Research Associate (CRA) supports the planning, execution, and reporting of clinical trials, collaborating with both internal and external stakeholders. This role involves essential document management, site recruitment, compliance oversight, data management, and support for clinical operations tasks.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist in planning and executing clinical trials, ensuring adherence to timelines, budgets, SOPs, GCP, and regulations.
  • Conduct site recruitment and feasibility studies, collect and review essential documents, and develop study plans.
  • Maintain and close out in-house site management activities, ensuring compliance with protocols and SOPs.
  • Review and approve monitoring reports, and occasionally conduct co-monitoring visits.
  • Prepare and finalize investigator contracts, budgets, and payments.
  • Obtain, review, and process regulatory documents and informed consent forms.



  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • 5+ years of experience in clinical trials.
  • Proficiency in English.
  • Experience in all stages of clinical trial conduct and understanding of clinical trial processes.
  • Preferred experience in managing and monitoring CROs and investigative sites.
  • Knowledge of patient recruitment, non-compliance, safety, document management, and investigational product accountability.
  • Knowledge of ICH GCP, IRB/IEC, and local regulatory authority regulations.
  • Preferred experience with bio-samples and relevant therapeutic areas.
  • Willingness to travel up to 35%.


To find out more, please contact Patricia Sousa (


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