Clinical Research Associate

Technical Resources International, Inc. - Bethesda, MD


Founded in 1979, Technical Resources International, Inc. (TRI) is a full-service contract research organization plus (CRO+) providing product development support services to the global drug, biologic, and medical device community through the effective combination of scientific, clinical information technology, and communications services. TRI, Inc. is currently seeking a Clinical Research Associate.


Provides site monitoring and site management services for sponsored clinical trials; conducts on-site pre-study/qualification, initiation, routine, and close-out monitoring visits, following corporate and/or sponsor Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and other requirements; performs on-site and remote source document verification, data review, study product reconciliation, and regulatory binder review; prepares visit reports and provides assistance to site staff with resolving deficiencies; develops and demonstrates understanding of assigned therapeutic areas and applies knowledge to study and project-related issues; educates and trains site and study staff in study conduct, including compliance with FDA and ICH/GCP guidelines; collects and reviews regulatory documents in compliance with guidelines and standards; assists in Protocol, Informed Consent, and CRF design and review; and appropriately resolves issues related to site monitoring and management with guidance from the Project Manager. Decisions are made independently and with some supervision from Line or Project Manager.


Working knowledge of SOPs along with Food and Drug Administration and ICH/GCP guidelines; good communication, organizational, and writing skills; the ability to develop and apply efficient computer tools to carry out job functions; attention to detail, ability to work in a team environment; dependable, assumes responsibility and accepts, supports, and positively facilitates change; ability and availability to communicate with sites in different US time zones; ability to travel (up to 25% time), including international travel; BS/MS/RN or equivalent in scientific or health care field.; and three years of pharmaceutical, clinical, or biological research experience with 1–3 years of CRA/CRC experience.

Technical Resources International is fully committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and to attracting, retaining, developing and promoting the most qualified employees without regard to their race, gender, color, religion, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by state or local law.

Job Type: Full-time


  • CRA: 2 years (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Required)


  • english (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)