ICON plc is a world-leading healthcare intelligence and clinical research organisation. From molecule to medicine, we advance clinical research providing outsourced services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and government and public health organisations.
With our patients at the centre of all that we do, we help to accelerate the development of drugs and devices that save lives and improve quality of life.
Our people are our greatest strength, are at the core of our culture, and the driving force behind our success. ICON people have a mission to succeed and a passion that ensures what we do, we do well.
When you join ICON, you will not only witness the future of clinical development. You come to shape it!
Are you interested in life sciences or a clinical setting? Do you see supporting the Project Manager of Clinical Research projects as a challenge? Do you have the ability to learn new tasks and processes quickly and are you looking for a job in a dynamic environment? ICON is looking for an In-house CRA in Groningen!
The Early Development Services (EDS) division of ICON is a global leader in providing early-phase clinical research and bioanalytical services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. With a reputation built on excellence, quality and professionalism, we work with leading pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, performing clinical research and bioanalytical trials on many of the most advanced experimental drugs and biologics in development today. Employees of EDS are enthusiastic and dedicated and work in a dynamic informal organization.
To extend our Project Management team we are looking for an: In-house CRA (32 – 40 hours a week, based in Groningen)
What will you be doing as In-house CRA?
As an In-house Clinical Research Associate you will be working closely with the wider project team and specifically with Clinical Team Managers (CTM), Clinical Research Associates (CRA), and Project Manager (PM) by supporting the management of investigative sites and ensuring that all sites adhere to the requirements governing Clinical Research.
You will be responsible for performing investigative site feasibility, distribution, collection, processing and maintenance of essential documents, and in-house site management in accordance with the trial protocol, Sponsor, and/or ICON Standard Operating Procedures, and all applicable guidelines and regulatory requirements (e.g. ICH-GCP, country/region specific).
What we ask of you:
HBO (Bachelor)/MBO education in life sciences or a clinical field combined with some experience in working within a clinical or pharmaceutical environment in a support role
We are looking for self-motivated applicants who have good communication skills, and have the ability to learn new tasks and processes quickly in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. You will be tenacious, have high standards of quality with a keen eye for detail and the ability to prioritize and multi task
Fluency in Dutch and English is a must, as well as an ability to communicate effectively with others and manage your time effectively
We offer you:
A challenging position in a growing international company, in our clinic in Groningen
We offer a competitive salary and an excellent working environment
ICON has its own collective labor agreement that provides good conditions for our employees like 33 holiday days per year and a good pension fund
You start with a one-year contract with a view to extension, the contract is for 32 or 40 hours per week
Apply for the position: If you are interested in a dynamic job and career, please send us your application letter and resume in Dutch or English. You can upload one document when you apply via the 'Apply' button.
If you require further information please contact Chenthuran Raveerathan, Recruitment Specialist on +31 50 40 22 222.
Benefits of Working in ICON:
Our success depends on the knowledge, capabilities and quality of our people. That’s why we are committed to developing our employees in a continuous learning culture – one where we challenge you with engaging work and where every experience adds to your professional development.
At ICON, our focus is to provide you with a comprehensive and competitive total reward package that comprises, not only an excellent level of base pay, but also a wide range of variable pay and recognition programs. In addition, our best in class employee benefits, supportive policies and wellbeing initiatives are tailored to support you and your family at all stages of your career - both now, and into the future.
ICON, including subsidiaries, is an equal opportunity and inclusive employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination and harassment. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please let us know.