Covance CLINICAL TRIALS ASSISTANT, LONDON in Maidenhead, United Kingdom

Job Overview

Clinical Trials Assistant/ CTA job. Sponsor dedicated, office based King´s Cross, London.


As an integral part of everything we do, our employees make a difference in the lives of millions of people… and you will too.

If you want to accelerate your Clinical Trials Assistant career, think long-term and the possibilities we can offer you:

  • We have helped the pharmaceutical industry develop more medicines worldwide than any other company, including the top 50 best-selling drugs on the market today and

  • 100 % of all Oncology drugs approvedin 2016.

Explore this job as CTA with us and check for yourself why Covance is known to promote 2.5x more employees annually than the average company in the sector.


Our sponsor-dedicated team is rapidly growing in the UK.

We have a Clinical Trials Assistant job available, to work directly with one of our main clients, from their offices in King´s Cross, London.

You will provide administrative support to Ethics Committees Submissions and study maintenance. Your efforts will be critical to ensure both are made within the agreed timeliness. You will assist in the collection, review, processing and tracking of all the required regulatory & investigator documents.

We will trust you to set up & maintain Investigator Files, Trial Master Files and administering the signature process for site contracts and related documents. For this, you will directly contact and liaise with investigative sites regarding document completion/submission.

Your trained-eye will be vital to perform study documents QC review for archiving (paper

and eTMF).

Our sponsor dedicated CTA jobs ensure that you will have a VARIED & DYNAMIC role, not rigidly fragmented in the same repetitive tasks day-after-day, forever …

Join us and see why Covance has been named among the World´s Most Innovative Companies in Forbes´ 2017 Ranking, and more than 90% of the top 20 global pharmaceutical companies are repeat customers… We can offer you not only a job, but a stable, long-term international career.

Education / Qualifications

You bring a Life Science Degree, or High School Diploma or equivalent (preferred: Secretary/Medical Administrative.)


You bring CTA or Study Nurse or Study Coordinator experience working at a CRO, Sponsor or Clinical Trials Hospital Unit, in international ph I-IV clinical trials.

Your aptitude for handling and proofreading numerical data and your spreadsheet software competency will be essential to avoid delays and issues during the course of the project.


• Aptitude for handling and proofreading numerical data. Spreadsheet software competency

• Good oral and written communication skills

• Good organizational and time management skills

• Computer literacy (word processing and spreadsheet software).

• Good typing skills

• Knowledge of ICH-GCP

Job Number 2018-21830

Job Category Clinical Operations

Position Type Full-Time

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