CRA trainee (Hungary)

Clinical Monitoring Budapest, Hungary


Position at Premier Research Group Limited

Premier Research helps highly innovative bio-pharmaceutical and medical device companies transform life-changing ideas into reality. We take on the most challenging areas of study, with a special focus on unmet needs in such areas as analgesia, CNS, rare diseases, medical device and diagnostics, and pediatric research.

Working at Premier Research means being an individual - you will be recognized for what you do and you will truly have an impact. You will be working in a friendly environment with colleagues who are genuinely supportive regardless of location or seniority.

Premier Research is on an exciting journey - there is a true buzz throughout the company, so come and be part of it!

We’re looking for a talented and energetic Clinical Research Associate (CRA) Trainee to join our team in Hungary! This will be a 6 month contract and will be office based in Budapest, Hungary.

This is an ideal opportunity to gain experience and training as a CRA. Ideal profiles would be study coordinators or study nurses keen to start working as a CRA. We will also consider candidates who have done a CRA course. 

You'll be accountable for:

  • Attending co-monitoring visits with experienced CRAs
  • Communicating with the site
  • Scanning documents
  • Checking investigator site files
  • Collecting required trial documentation 
  • eTMF quality control
  • Assisting CRAs

You'll be trained to do the following: 

  • Monitoring with a focus on data integrity and patient safety 
  • Plans day to day activities for monitoring of a clinical study and sets priorities per site
  • On-site qualification, study initiation, interim monitoring and close-out monitoring visits at investigator sites
  • Reducing backlog and keeping it at a minimum
  • Escalate issues and feedback for the team
  • Provide accurate and timely submission of trip reports
  • Assist project team with assessing project feasibility and recruitment
  • Ensure adherence to study timeline and budget
  • Participating in available training offered to increase therapeutic knowledge

You'll need this to be considered: 

  • Undergraduate degree or its international equivalent in clinical, science, or health-related field from an accredited institution; a licensed health-care professional (i.e., registered nurse); or equivalent work experience required
  • Some knowledge of clinical trials is required
  • Good level of English, written and verbal
  • Knowledge of ICH / GCP regulations
  • Excellent team player, collaborative and able to enable an effective team
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills, able to meet deadlines
  • Self-starter with lots of common sense and able to act on own initiative
  • Maintains a positive, results orientated work environment
  • Travel: 50-70%