Covance CRA Asst in Istanbul, Turkey

Job Overview

COVANCE is a leading global drug development services company and we provide support to the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology industries. We have an exciting opportunity available to join our team.

We are currently recruiting Clinical Research Assistant to join the Clinical Operations , internal Covance team, Istanbul, Turkey . We are looking for people interested in full-time options!

About the Job:

  • Act as contact for project team and study sites

  • Perform CRF review, query generation and resolution against established data review guidelines, under direct supervision on Covance or client data management systems, as assigned by management

  • Assist with generation and reconcilliation of queries to investigative sites/clients to resolve problem data Assist with the management of study supplies and organize shipments

  • Create, update, track, and maintain study -specific trial management files, tools and systems

  • Assist the local project team members with other administrative activities as required (e.g. payments to investigators, correspondence with clients, preparation of status reports, and organization of investigators' meeting

  • Coordinate meetings with clients, investigators, and project team, including taking minutes

  • Provide input in writing Monitoring Conventions as assigned

  • Assist in submissions and notifications to Ethics Committees and Regulatory Authorities

  • General On-Site Monitoring Responsibilities - Assist Senior CRAs, CRA 2 and CRA 1 with on-site tasks as required and according to training goals (e.g. review of Case Report Forms and Study File Notebook, drug accountability)

  • Initiate, monitor and close out clinical investigator sites under direct supervision from Clinical Research Associates 1 and 2, Sr Clinical Research Associates, Project managers and Project Directors

  • Perform other duties as assigned by management

At Covance, we help make the miracles of medicine a reality. We offer opportunities to work on diverse, challenging projects with bright, interesting colleagues while building a flexible and rewarding career. This is your chance to become part of a team that helps to bring miracle of medicine to market sooner.

Education / Qualifications

  • University / college degree (life science preferred), or certification in a related allied health profession from an appropriately accredited institution (e.g nursing certification, medical or laboratory technology)

  • In lieu of the above requirement, candidates with one (1) or more years of relevatn experience in pharmaceutical or CRO industries may be considered



  • Basic understanding of biology and biological processes

  • Good organizational and time management skills

  • Good communication skills, oral and written

  • Exhibit general computer literacy

  • Works efficiently and effectively in matrix environment

  • Fluent in local office language and in English, both written and verbal

Job Number 2018-19903

Job Category Clinical Research Associate

Position Type Full-Time

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