Clinical Research Associate

  1. Interim/Contract
Pratteln, Switzerland
  1. Clinical Operations, Clinical Trial Administration
Posted: 30/04/2024

Hobson Prior is seeking a Clinical Research Associate for a contract position based in Switzerland. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in reviewing and providing input on trial-related documents, contributing to the quality control of essential documents, and ensuring the conduct of assigned trials complies with ICH-GCP Guidelines, local regulations, and SOPs.

Please note that to be considered for this role you must have the right to work in this location.

Key Responsibilities

  • For his role you will, review and provide input on trial-related documents.
  • Contribute to the collection and quality control of essential documents.
  • Participate in and contribute to trial team meetings.
  • Contribute to the CRO/Site selection process.
  • Perform accompanied visits, qualification visits, and initiation visits for assigned studies.
  • Conduct routine remote and/or on-site monitoring visits and close-out visits.
  • Ensure trial compliance with regulatory requirements and ethical standards.
  • Manage all trial supplies, including IMP and laboratory supplies.
  • Supervise biological samples shipment(s) from the CRO/Site to the bioanalytical laboratory.
  • Ensure timely eCRF completion and identify any data discrepancies.
  • Responsible for Trial Master File (TMF) and eTMF maintenance and inspection readiness.
  • Follow relevant quality control procedures.


  • University degree in science or health-related discipline and/or degree in Nursing.
  • Clinical research experience in a Contract Research Organization (CRO) or Pharmaceutical Company with experience in monitoring on-site clinical trial.
  • Strong knowledge of ICH-GCP guidelines and other applicable regulatory requirements.
  • Understanding of drug development process.
  • Good organizational skills including proven ability to manage multiple activities and to set priorities.
  • Ability to work independently as well as being a team player.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, able to motivate the site staff and implement the study successfully.
  • Strong proficiency in both spoken and written English and Polish communication is essential, with proficiency in additional languages considered advantageous.

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