Clinical Research Associate

Full time or part time and Fixed Term

  • Exciting role within Australia’s premiere site for clinical trials
  • Generous salary packaging benefits
  • Flexible hours/ Full or Part time

About the position

The Clinical Research Associate (CRA) will facilitate the implementation, conduct, completion and reporting of clinical studies sponsored by the ONJCRI. This includes trial monitoring, ongoing trial administrative support, and maintaining positive and transparent relationships with key stakeholders including sponsors, contract research organisations, clinicians and government/regulatory bodies. This is a great opportunity to join a team dedicated to research excellence and contribute to improvement in the lives of those affected by cancer.

About you

The successful candidate will have substantial experience in clinical research as a Clinical Research Associate in the pharmaceutical industry or equivalent and strong project management experience including budgetary management.

Essential Criteria:

  • Three to five years of highly competent clinical trial management experience
  • Demonstrated trial planning and management skills and the ability to independently initiate the tracking, troubleshooting and reporting of trial KPIs in assigned portfolio
  • Demonstrated experience with MS Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and Access
  • High attention to detail with excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Personal confidence to liaise with a variety of health and research professionals
  • Tertiary qualification in a health or science field
  • Demonstrated understanding of Good Clinical Practice, regulatory, ethical, privacy and other relevant guidelines and legislation relating to clinical trial conduct

Desirable Criteria (at least one of the following):

  • Understanding of medical terminology, ideally in oncology
  • Experience with monitoring data for safety and adverse events
  • Data analysis skills and/or experience with Redcap

Tertiary qualified (preferably in Health Sciences, RN or equivalent) you will have an outstanding ability to multitask with exceptional organisational and time management skills.  Your excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills ensure that all key stakeholder requirements are met and you will contribute significantly to the successful completion of the clinical studies in a timely manner.

As an ONJCRI staff member, you will have access to generous benefits including salary packaging of $18,550 per annum and flexible working arrangements.

To apply:

Please forward your cover letter and CV with 3 referee details, quoting the reference number ONJCRI-064/2020 to Dr Jodie Palmer, Clinical Project Manager, via email at