Covance Clinical Research Associate I in Singapore

Job Overview

We are seeking an exceptional Clinical Research Associate to be based in Singapore to join our extraordinary people in our clinical operations team that monitors Phase I - IV clinical trials.

Covance Clinical Research Associates:

  • Lead all aspects of study site monitoring according to Covance/Chiltern SOP, GCP, and ICH guidelines

  • Partner with investigators and study coordinators on pre-study qualification and site initiation visits

  • Conduct routine study site monitoring visits

  • Close-out clinical sites, and ensure study files are up to date to maintain the success of the study.

If you are passionate about Clinical Research and a person who has experience independently monitoring Phase I - IV clinical study sites in South East Asia, let’s talk as we may have a job for you.

Covance Singapore is committed to providing you flexibility , the freedom to grow & develop your career across all phases and areas of clinical trial operations, as well as provide state of the art technology and processes that help to give you time back to enjoy family life.

You will join like-minded collaborative professionals at Covance 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.

Discover your potential in a company that truly invests in you. Talk to us to learn more and explore your career. Apply online today.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


Minimum Required:

○ University or college degree, or certification in a related allied health profession from an appropriately accredited institution (e.g., nursing licensure)


Minimum Required:

  • External Candidates

○ University or college degree, or certification in a related allied health profession from an appropriately accredited institution (e.g., nursing licensure)


○ a minimum of six months of on-site monitoring (preferred)

  • Internal candidates

○ Internal candidates with a minimum of 6 months of experience as a Clinical Research Assistant


○ Internal candidates with a minimum 2 years clinical trials or site management experience (e.g. study coordinator, project coordinator, project specialist, study start-up)

  • Ability to monitor study sites according to protocol monitoring guidelines, SOPs, ICH Guidelines and GCP

  • Ability to work within a project team

  • Good planning, organization and problem solving abilities

  • Good communication skills, oral and written

  • Good computer skills

  • Works efficiently and effectively in a matrix environment

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


  • One (1) or more additional years of experience in a related field (i.e., medical, clinical, pharmaceutical laboratory, research, data analysis, data management or technical writing) is preferred

Job Number 2018-21623

Job Category Clinical Research Associate

Position Type Full-Time

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