The Clinical Research Associate I (CRA I) willperform monitoring and site management activities for Phase I-IV clinicalresearch projects to assess the progress of clinical projects at assignedinvestigative / physician sites (either on site or remotely) and to ensureclinical projects are conducted, recorded, and reported in accordance with theprotocol, Company and Sponsor standard operating procedures (SOPs), ICH-
GCPand / or all applicable local and federal regulatory requirements. Requiresguidance and oversight, while developing an understanding of the drugdevelopment and commercialization process.
site or remotely) ensuring regulatory, ICH-GCPand / or Good Pharmacoepidemiological Practices (GPP) and protocol compliance.
Uses judgment and experience to evaluateoverall performance of site and site staff and to provide recommendationsregarding site-
specific actions; immediately communicates / escalates seriousissues to the project team and with guidance develops action plans.
Maintains a working knowledge of ICH / GCPGuidelines or other applicable guidance, relevant regulations, and companySOPs / processes.
Demonstrates diligence inprotecting the confidentiality of each subject / patient. Assesses factors thatmight affect subject / patient’s safety and clinical data integrity at aninvestigator / physician site such as protocol deviation / violations andpharmacovigilance issues.
oAssesses site processes
oConducts Source Document Review of appropriate site source documents andmedical records
oVerifies required clinical data entered in the case report form (CRF) isaccurate and complete
oApplies query resolution techniques remotely and on site, and providesguidance to site staff as necessary, driving query resolution to closure withinagreed timelines
oUtilizes available hardware and software to support the effectiveconduct of the clinical project data review and capture
oVerifies site compliance with electronic data capture requirements
Verifies issues or risks associated with blinded orrandomized information related to IP. Applies knowledge of GCP / localregulations and organizational procedures to ensure IP is appropriately(re)labelled, imported and released / returned.
Ensures theinvestigator / physician site is aware of the requirement of archiving essentialdocuments in accordance with local guidelines and regulations.
Supports subject / patient recruitment, retention and awarenessstrategies.Enters data into trackingsystems as required to track all observations, ongoing status and assigned actionitems to resolution.
Must be able toquickly adapt, with the oversight of the Lead CRA, to changing priorities toachieve goals / targets.
Ensures all assigned sites and project-specific site team members aretrained and compliant with applicable requirements.
oSite support throughout the study lifecycle from site identificationthrough close-out
oKnowledge of local requirements for real world late phase study designs
oChart Abstraction activities and data collection
oCollaboration with Sponsor affiliates,medical science liaisons and local country staff
Tasks, duties, and responsibilities as listed in this jobdescription are not exhaustive. The Company, at its sole discretion and with noprior notice, may assign other tasks, duties, and job responsibilities.
Equivalent experience, skills, and / or education will also be considered soqualifications of incumbents may differ from those listed in the JobDescription.
The Company, at its sole discretion, will determine whatconstitutes as equivalent to the qualifications described above.
Further,nothing contained herein should be construed to create an employment contract.Occasionally, required skills / experiences for jobs are expressed in briefterms.
Any language contained herein is intended to fully comply with allobligations imposed by the legislation of each country in which it operates,including the implementation of the EU Equality Directive, in relation to therecruitment and employment of its employees.
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