Clinical Research Associate II – LATVIA

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Clinical Research Associates – LATVIA  

We are currently looking for a talented Clinical Research Associate II to work for us in the Co-source department as our sponsor, a well-known pharma company, is currently expanding their Clinical Operations team. The role is full-time/permanent and the succesful candidate will be office-based at Client's in Riga. 


This is a CRA position available to work within our Phase II-IV CoSource division directly with pharmaceutical company. As an experienced CRA you’ll be involved in initiation, routine & close out visits concentrating on sites in Latvia..


  • Ability to monitor Clinical study sites independently according to protocol monitoring guidelines, SOPs, GCP and ICH Guidelines
  • Excellent understanding of Serious Adverse Event reporting
  • Previous clinical research monitoring Experience (including pre-study, initiation, routine monitoring and closeout visits) in Latvia
  • Fluency in both English and local language
  • Diabetes/cardiovascular TA experience preferable
  • Skills in building relationship with customer
  • Flexible in travelling (2-3 days/week)
  • Service minded
  • Team player

Duty Highlights:

As a CRA you will manage all aspects of study site monitoring according to SOPs, GCP, and ICH guidelines, including pre-study qualification and initiation visits, routine monitoring, close-out of clinical sites, and maintenance of study files.


Responsibilities include:

  • All aspects of site management as prescribed in the project plans
  • Recruitment of potential investigators, preparation of EC submissions, notifications to regulatory authorities, translation of study-related documentation, organization of meetings and other tasks
  • Negotiation of study budgets with potential investigators and collaboration with Covance legal department with statements of agreements
  • Serious Adverse Event (SAE) reporting, production of reports, narratives and follow up of SAEs.
  • Case Report Forms (CRF) review; query generation and resolution against established data review guidelines on Covance or client data management systems 
  • Management of administrative duties connected with assigned protocols

Why Covance?

At Covance, you will join like-minded professionals who, together, build our reputation as one of the world's largest and most respected contract research organizations. In choosing Covance, you will be part of a dedicated team that makes a difference in helping to deliver life-saving and life-enhancing medicines to people around the world.


We welcome your application and believe this decision may be the most rewarding career move you will ever make!

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