CRA and SrCRA roles available right now! Can be based in Centurion or Cape Town

As you develop your career as a CRA, this role offers you the opportunity to plan and progress your career in the direction you choose. At Quintiles, we do not believe in a ‘career ceiling.’ You can make the Senior CRA role a stepping-stone into wider opportunities like operations management, dedicated customer solutions, and project management. And you won’t do it alone – you will have dedicated mentoring and receive structured quarterly reviews on performance, promotion and bonus awards.

Award winning and innovative, we will give you access to cutting-edge in-house technology, allowing you to work on global projects but with a regional / home state travel remit, so no need for national travel in certain countries. You will be building a smart and flexible career with no limits.

While projects vary, your typical responsibilities might include:

  • Performing site selection, initiation, monitoring and close-out visits, plus maintaining appropriate documentation
  • Supporting the development of a subject recruitment plan
  • Establishing regular lines of communication plus administering protocol and related study training to assigned sites
  • Evaluating the quality and integrity of site practices – escalating quality issues as appropriate
  • Managing progress by tracking regulatory submissions, recruitment, case report form (CRF) completion, and data query resolution

You will need to be comfortable collaborating and communicating with a variety of colleagues and customers. Ideally, you will also have a good basic knowledge of applicable clinical research regulatory requirements.


In depth knowledge of, and skill in applying, applicable clinical research regulatory requirements; i.e., Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and International Conference on Harmonization (ICH) guidelines

In depth therapeutic and protocol knowledge as provided in company training

Computer skills including proficiency in use of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint and use of a laptop computer

Strong written and verbal communication skills including good command of English language

Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills

Effective time management skills

Ability to manage competing priorities

Effective mentoring and training skills

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients


Bachelor’s degree in a health care or other scientific discipline or educational equivalent and 3 years of on-site monitoring experience; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience”

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