Clinical Research Associate / Study Manager – PerkinElmer, Inc. Turku, VARS


Clinical Research Associate / Study Manager – PerkinElmer, Inc. Turku, VARS

Job description

PerkinElmer is currently looking for
Clinical Research Associate / Study Manager
Turku, Finland / Diagnostics

The Turku Site, with 550 employees, represents one of PerkinElmer’s major manufacturing and product development sites for newborn- and maternal fetal health screening. As the global market leader in newborn screening, our solutions have tested over 560 million babies worldwide for life-threatening diseases.

Medical and Scientific Affairs organization is responsible for clinical validation of our products. We now are looking for a new colleague to our global MSA team. The position may also be located in Sollentuna where PerkinElmer has a center of excellence for research and development of molecular diagnostic products.

Role description:

    • Plan, execute and report studies according to applicable regulatory requirements and company SOPs
    • Prepare study protocols and start-up activities at study sites
    • Obtain ethical and regulatory approvals
    • Monitor studies and report results
    • Coordinate studies and develop internal clinical study management procedures
    • Work in close collaboration with different functions and stakeholders including R&D, Regulatory and Business

Role requirements:

    • M.Sc or equivalent in bioscience
    • Experience in clinical studies, preferably related to In Vitro Diagnostic or Medical Device products
    • Excellent organizational and communication skills
    • Ability to work independently
    • Proven ability to work in global team environment
    • Fluent Finnish or Swedish and English (spoken and written)
    • Ability to travel up to 30 days per year, mainly in Europe
    • Depending on your previous experience with IVD clinical studies the position may be either Clinical Research Associate or Clinical Study Manager.

What we offer:

    • Opportunity to work in a global team
    • Dynamic and innovative culture
    • Focus on career development
    • Collaborative and diverse environment

In this position, you will be reporting to the Leader of Global Clinical Affairs, Turku. The position is temporary, approximately for 1 year, and can be located in Turku, Finland or Sollentuna, Sweden.

This position provides an exciting opportunity to work in a highly international business environment. If you are interested in the position and feel that you have the necessary skills and experience, please fill your application by June 25th, 2018. We will review the applications on an ongoing basis.

The PerkinElmer Turku Site is a drug free site and a medical examination for new employees includes a drug test.