Senior Clinical Research Associate

Location Scotland
Discipline: Clinical Research
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Contact name: Grace Ticehurst

Contact email:
Contact phone: +441293584300
Job ref: 20511(ii)
Published: about 1 month ago
Expiry date: 09 April 2021

​Location: Home Based - Scotland, UK

This role offers excellent exposure to all therapeutic indication types. The position of SCRA is a crucial role within the department where development of leadership skills is encouraged and supported. 

The ideal candidate will have a well-rounded and recent therapeutic experience within the areas of Biopharma (mixed therapeutics).

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for coordinating Phase I-IV clinical trials

  • Perform all types of site visits including, qualification visits, initiation visits, monitoring visits, motivational visits, audit support visits, and close out visits.

  • Identify potential sites for a proposed study in conjunction with the Project Team, and conduct feasibility assessment of sites as required

  • To liaise with other appropriate departments including to ensure the smooth running of the study

  • To mentor and coach junior CRAs

Ideal candidate Requirements:

  • A degree in life science or related

  • Previous CRA experience within clinical research of approximately 2 years +

  • Good clinical knowledge with an understanding of medical terminology

  • Flexibility and willingness to travel across Scotland

  • Good clinical knowledge with an understanding of medical terminology

  • Previous experience in mentoring and coaching CRAs

This is a permanent; full time position and we are ideally looking for someone situated in Scotland where the majority of studies are likely to be based. You will need a full clean UK driving Licence.
This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a progressive environment. In return for your hard work and commitment you can expect a competitive salary plus car allowance and other company benefits.

This is one of many roles I am recruiting for so please feel free to contact me for a confidential discussion about this or any other opportunities. Call Grace on 01293 584 300 or email a CV to

Salary: Competitive