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Clinical Research Associate, Late Phase, Observational Studies

Job description

Join us on our exciting journey! IQVIA™ is The Human Data Science Company™, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward.

IQVIA Italy is currently looking for CRAs with proven experience in late phase/observational studies. As part of the Late Phase International group the successful candidate will be involves in remote monitoring activities and on site. You will have the chance to develop your CRA skills not only within observational trials but also in interventional ones.


Ensure clinical research studies are conducted in accordance with the protocol, standard operating procedures, good clinical practice, and applicable regulatory requirements by engaging with assigned sites.


  • Maintaining oversight on site related activities throughout the life cycle of project performing site selection, start-up/regulatory, initiation, monitoring and close out visits plus maintaining appropriate documentation;
  • Manage the relations with the clinical centers with ad hoc remote and on-sitemonitoring
  • Manage the progress of assigned studies by documenting regulatory submissions and approvals, contracts and payments with the center, recruitment and enrollment, Case Report Form (CRF) completion and submission, and data query generation and resolution.


  • Mandatory CRA certification according to the DM 15/11/2011
  • Master's Degree preferably in life science
  • Previous experience as CRA (both for interventional and observatory studies) with independent monitoring experience of (at least) 1,5 years
  • Proficiency in use of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Excellence knowledge of Italian and English (you'll interact in an international context)
  • Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients and site personnel at assigned sites
  • Location: as a CRA you'll have the possibility to manage your work as home based
  • Must be able to travel in accordance with company and project requirements
  • Good interpersonal skills demonstrated as proactive, enthusiastic, and independent thinker

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes. Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there! We invite you to join IQVIA™

Clinical Research Associate, Late Phase, Observational Studies

Milan, Metropolitan City of Milan
Full Time

Published on 01/15/2021