Clinical Research Associate (CRA)- Remote-Based in Vancouver or Calgary, Canada

Medpace - Vancouver, BC (30+ days ago)

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Overview

Medpace is a full-service clinical contract research organization (CRO). We provide Phase I-IV clinical development services to the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device industries. Our mission is to accelerate the global development of safe and effective medical therapeutics through its scientific and disciplined approach. We leverage local regulatory and therapeutic expertise across all major areas including oncology, cardiology, metabolic disease, endocrinology, central nervous system, anti-viral and anti-infective. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, employing approximately 3,500 people across almost 40 countries.

Job Summary

Medpace is growing quickly and we are seeking a Clinical Research Associate to join our team in Canada. We are an innovative, scientifically oriented mid-sized CRO that is focused on full-service project work.

This is a home-based position in: Montreal, Toronto, Vancouver, Winnipeg, Calgary, Ottawa or Edmonton.

Through our PACE Training Program, you will join other Professionals Achieving CRA Excellence and receive customized, expedited training, and efficient onboarding to familiarize experienced CRAs with Medpace systems.

WE OFFER THE FOLLOWING

Customized Fast PACE training program based on your experience and therapeutic background and interest
User friendly CTMS with electronic submission and approval of monitoring visit reports
Ongoing therapeutic training by our in-house physicians who are medical and regulatory experts
National assignments with average of 2 protocols
In-house administrative support for all levels of CRAs
Opportunities to work with international team of CRAs
Low turnover rates for CRAs
Competitive travel bonus
No metric for minimum required days on site per month
Home office furniture allowance, mobile phone and hotspot for internet access anywhere
In-house travel agents, reimbursement for airline club, TSA pre-check, and automatic enrollment in AAA
Opportunity for CRA leadership positions – Lead CRA, CRA Manager
Many additional perks unmatched by other CROs!
Responsibilities

Main responsibilities for a CRA based in Canada include:
Conduct pre-study, initiation, monitoring, and closeout visits for research sites according to Medpace/Sponsor SOPs and GCP;
Maintain ongoing site correspondence and site files;
Complete visit reports and maintaining study-related databases;
Oversight and interaction with clinical research sites; and
Review of patient charts and clinical research data.
Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in science from an accredited university;
At least 1 year as a Clinical Research Associate or Clinical Research Coordinator;
Thorough knowledge of the methodology related to the conduct and monitoring of clinical trials per ICH E-6 guidelines and per Part-C, Division 5 of the Health Canada Food and Drug regulations;
Proficient in MS Office;
Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills in English and French preferred;
Strong attention to detail and organization skills;
Highly motivated, independent, flexible;
Ability to travel between 60-80%; and
Ability to prioritize workload to meet timelines across multiple studies.
Why Medpace?

When you join Medpace, you become part of a team dedicated to supporting the development of ground-breaking drugs and devices. Our employees provide hope for those living with debilitating diseases. We invite you to be a part of something that is impacting millions of people around the globe while enjoying a competitive total compensation and benefits package and internal growth opportunities.

Awards:
Medpace historically named a Top Cincinnati Workplace by the Cincinnati Enquirer
Medpace ranks amongst top CROs for site ratings across all 10 important attributes including CRA training, preparation & organization, accessibility of staff, open communication, and ensuring timely drug availability
Continually recognized with CRO Leadership Awards from Life Science Leader magazine based on expertise, quality, capabilities, reliability, and compatibility

What to Expect Next:
A member of our recruitment team will review your qualifications and, if interested, you will be contacted for an interview.

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