Clinical Research Associate (CRA)

Category:  Clinical Development and Medical

Athens, Athens, GR


Clinical Research Associate in Clinical Operations Department


Novo Nordisk Hellas is looking for a Clinical Research Associate in Clinical Operations Department of Novo Nordisk Hellas.


You will be part of a highly motivated Clinical Operations team responsible for the planning, execution and completion of projects related to the development of new medicinal products in the areas of diabetes, obesity and haemophilia.


The position

As a Clinical Research Associate, you will part of the team executing clinical trial activities for in the conduct of clinical trials and non-interventional studies. Your main responsibilities will be to execute clinical trial protocols according to Good Clinical Practice (GCP), ICH Guidelines, federal regulations and SOPs. You will be responsible for the conduct of activities starting from the receipt of the CTA package to the CTR submission according to local and international regulations.


The tasks will include: production of documents for submission of new studies, site selection, support and monitoring of sites participating in Phase I-IV clinical protocols and negotiating budgets while representing the affiliate in local and global meetings.


You should have an educational background preferably within the Health Sciences (biology, pharmacy etc). Additional post graduate training and degrees will be considered as an asset.


You should have a solid work experience of two years in the same or similar positions in the pharmaceutical industry including CROs.

You would best perform if you are proactive, a team player, have an analytical mind set and a structured approach to solving tasks. Also, it would be an added value, if you can work independently and have preferably a good understanding of project management as well as the ability and willingness to adjust quickly to new situations in a continuously developing environment with a service minded attitude.

It is expected that you are an experienced user of Microsoft Office Package (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint). The job also requires proficiency in Greek and English, good communication skills, and cross-cultural understanding.


About the Department

The Clinical Operations Department is a team of 20 highly skilled and ambitious colleagues responsible for the planning and execution of clinical trial activities in accordance with the Product Development Plans of Novo Nordisk A/S.

The scope of our activities is from phase I to IV clinical trials and non-interventional studies in collaboration with our Headquarters and local stakeholders. Our environment is characterised by a global network with challenging assignments in a project centric organisation. We focus on continuous personal and professional development and exciting opportunities which arise within or international organization.

Working at Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk is its people. We know that life is anything but linear, and balancing what is important at different stages of our career is never easy. That’s why we make room for diverse life situations, always putting people first. We value our employees for the unique skills they bring to the table, and we work continuously to bring out the best in them. Working at Novo Nordisk is working toward something bigger than ourselves, and it’s a collective effort. Novo Nordisk relies on the joint potential and collaboration of its more than 40,000 employees. Together, we go further. Together, we’re life changing.








Apply before November, 30 2021


We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. 


At Novo Nordisk we recognize that it is no longer good enough to aspire to be the best company in the world. We need to aspire to be the best company for the world and we know that this is only possible with talented employees with diverse perspectives, backgrounds and cultures. We are therefore committed to creating an inclusive culture that celebrates the diversity of our employees, the patients we serve and communities we operate in. Together, we’re life changing.