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Freelance Global Study Start Up Lead - CRO - Home Based

Business Type: Pharmaceutical Company, Clinical Research Organisation, Contract Research Organisation, Drug Development Company, Freelancer
Job Type: Clinical Research, Clinical Operations, Regulatory Affairs, Consultant, Feasibility Management
Job Level: Management
Position: Contract
Location: United Kingdom
Reference: 091019LMCQ1
Closing Date: 16/10/19
Job Details:

Freelance Study Start Up Lead - CRO - Home Based

i-Pharm Consulting are seeking on behalf of a mi-size full service CRO a Freelance Study Start Up Lead.

Initial 3-6 month contract. Fully home based anywhere in Europe. This role will see you leading the oversight of study start up activities for assigned studies across Europe.

Other duties include:

  • Accountable for end-end study start up activities for assigned Global clinical trials
  • Oversee the study start up activities of SSU specialists to ensure timelines and deliverables are met
  • Managing the coordination and oversight of site identification, site contracts negotiations and central and local EC/CA submissions
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for all start up activities for assigned projects
  • Develop SOPs and best practice guidelines relating to assigned studies
  • Contribute to the proposals and bid defence meetings
  • Develop global SSU and Site Activation plans for assigned studies

Home Based - UK & Ireland or Europe

Competitive hourly rate

Full time contract, 37.5 hours per week


  • Life sciences degree
  • 8 years within Pharmaceutical/CRO industry
  • 4+ years within EU/global study start up and site activation experience is essential
  • 2+ years in either senior or leadership role
  • Good knowledge of clinical research processes including ICH GCP
  • Excellent written and verbal English
  • Ability to communicate clearly with internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability and willingness to mentor junior members of staff

i-Pharm Consulting is a specialist Recruitment Company servicing the Pharmaceutical industry in the UK and Europe. We provide both permanent and contract staff to a wide range of Pharmaceutical, Medical Device, Biotechnology and Contract Research Organisations (CROs). i-Pharm has specific expertise in Clinical Research, Medical Affairs, Regulatory Affairs, Pharmacovigilance, Quality Assurance and Bioinformatics.

If you would like to discuss this vacancy further, please call Lauren McQuade on +44(0)2031890488, or email If this role is not suitable, Lauren is also available to discuss other possible positions or answer any general questions regarding your career and the current market.

SSU / Study Start Up / Start Up / Site Activation / SIA / Ethics / Regulatory / Freelance / Contract / CRO / Clinical Research / Clinical Research Organisation / Pharma / London i-Pharm / Home Based / Office Based / Buckinghamshire / Berkshire / Slough / M4 Corridor / London / Essex / Oxfordshire / Cambridgeshire / Surrey / Gloucestershire / Berkshire / Wiltshire / Somerset / Kent / East Sussex / West Sussex / Oxfordshire / Isle of Wight / Hampshire / Dorset / Devon / Cornwall / Bristol / Manchester / Liverpool / Blackpool / Birmingham / Nottingham / Edinburgh / Newcastle / Leeds / Cardiff / UK / Ireland / Europe

Posted: 09/10/2019 | NPJ Ref: 243206
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