We currently require a Clinical Trials Assistant, to join our Clinical Affairs team in Swansea, to manage all aspects of undertaking clinical studies, from recruitment of subjects to completion of reports.


The Role 

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation of study documentation prior to study commencement
  • Recruitment of subjects to take part in clinical trials, maintaining appropriate contact during the clinical trials process
  • Maintaining an up-to-date and accurate appointment schedule
  • Ensuring completion of the informed consent process
  • Working to multiple study protocols, in different stages of a trial development (start -up, recruitment, maintenance, close-out)
  • Executing clinical research activities to a very high degree of rigour
  • Ensuring accurate and complete Case Report Form entry during trial execution
  • Accurately transcribing raw data and ensuring records are maintained
  • Monitoring and replenishing clinical suite supplies/consumables
  • Prompt reporting of any concerns arising during a study

The Person

Essential requirements:

  • General secondary or vocational qualifications (e.g. GCSEs, BTEC Certificate..) including Maths & English
  • Experience of working in a structured, rigorous manner

Desirable requirements:

  • HNC/HND or equivalent in a science related discipline
  • Experience of undertaking clinical trials using good clinical practice

In addition, the successful candidate will need to have:

  • Strong communication (written and spoken) and interpersonal skills
  • The ability to maintain utmost confidentiality in all work matters
  • The ability to adapt to changing priorities, taking on additional tasks where required
  • The ability to work effectively as both an individual and as part of a team


Salary and Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days holiday
  • Pension
  • Childcare Voucher scheme
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Free parking


To Apply please send your CV and a cover letter to: cwilliams@cyden.com, quoting ‘Clinical Trials Assistant’ in the subject line. The closing date for applications is 29th March 2018.