CRA II, Oncology, Contract - Home Based, England

CRA II, Oncology, Contract - Home Based, England

Job Title: CRA II, Oncology, Contract - Home Based, England
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Home Based
Salary: £ Competitive Rates
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 15517 BT
Contact Name: Brian Tappy
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 18, 2017 15:50

Job Description

•   Contract opportunity for experienced CRA (5 years +) with specific oncology expertise
•   Home based in a central England location for easy access to UK sites
•   Working directly with major pharmaceutical company
•   Contract role for at least 12 months with excellent rates
•   Study planning, study initiation, site monitoring, quality standards, risk assessment, close out 


Home based in a central England area this is an excellent opportunity, working directly for a major pharma company, for an CRA with at least 5 years experience. This role is in the Oncology TA and requires strong oncology experience (solid tumor including tumor response using RECIST would be ideal though not essential). Home based role covering sites in the UK so will need to live in a central England location. Working on studies from conception to final close out. An initial 12-month contract is offered with a competitive rate.   

The Role

This is a broad CRA role working on Oncology studies from initial planning through to data base lock and close out. The job holder will be responsible for the identification, evaluation, selection, initiation, monitoring and close-out of assigned clinical trials investigator sites to ensure patient safety and quality study execution in accordance with applicable prevailing laws, GCP and company standards. The Clinical Research Associate II will be accountable for clinical trial monitoring and managing investigator site relationships to ensure effective delivery of clinical trials (e.g. site activation, enrollment, database release), to safeguard the quality of investigator sites (e.g. patient safety, site health), to maintain investigator and site staff engagement and satisfaction, and to enhance the company’s image with its external stakeholders. In addition, the job holder will resolve all protocol-related issues for assigned sites and work closely with study team members while mentoring more junior monitoring staff when required.    

We are seeking an experienced Clinical Research Associate with at least 5 years experience working as a CRA where they have had a strong focus in Oncology studies. Experience in solid tumors including tumor response using RECIST and / or immune-oncology would be ideal though not essential. You will need to be able to work from a home base in the central area of England and be prepared, and able, to travel to sites across the UK.


CRA, CRA 2, CRA II, Clinical Research Associate, Clinical Research Associate 2, Clinical Research Associate II, Oncology, Solid Tumor, Immune-oncology, RECIST, Response Evaluation Criteria In Solid Tumors, Home Based, Midlands, London, Hertfordshire,  Home Counties

This is a contract position