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Start-up Specialist

Central London   •  Negotiable  •  Contract/Temporary, Full time

Start-up Specialist

Contract length - 3 months (possibility of extension)

Rate - £35k-£45k per annum (annual rate, pro rata to length of contract)

Location - London (hybrid)

Start date - ASAP

Are you a clinical professional with study start-up experience, open to new opportunities? If so, then this urgent, new role, could be a great fit. In this Start-up Specialist position, you will be responsible for the efficient and timely delivery of the set-up and subsequent start of clinical trials. You will also be a key point of contact for sponsor sites and stakeholders. The ideal candidate will be well organised, with strong communication skills, and able to work well in a team.


· Be familiar with the regulatory and ethics requirements for the conduct of clinical research

· Be responsible for obtaining permissions and local approvals with relevant departments

· Liaise with investigators to ensure sufficient capacity and resources for new projects

· Take lead, coordinate, and track the timely completion of feasibility

· Coordinate set-up meetings and Site Initiation Visits (SIVs)

· Be responsible for creating Investigator Site File (ISF) and the set-up of trials

· Help to determine timelines for study to set-up

· Provide accurate and concise handover upon completion of site activation

· Stakeholder communication

· Act as a key point of contact with sponsor sites

· Answer queries and questions effectively

· Schedule and coordinate documentation for the portfolio review meetings

· Collate data for annual reports, monthly reviews of accrual data etc.


· Demonstrable experience using Clinical Trial Research Management software e.g., EDGE

· Previously used or understand how to use Integrated Research Application System (IRAS)

· Understanding of GCP

If you are interested in this role, or believe you would be a suitable candidate, please reach out with an up-to-date CV to Alannah.white@cpl.com

  • Agency: Cpl Life Sciences
  • Reference: JO-2206-494718
  • Posted: 6th January 2023
  • Expires: 3rd February 2023

Cpl Life Sciences

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