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Clinical Research Associate



Posted on Wednesday, May 17, 2023
Who We Are
Vial is a next-generation, tech-first CRO delivering faster, more efficient clinical trials at dramatically lower costs for biotech sponsors. Our mission is to empower scientists to discover groundbreaking scientific therapeutics that help people live happier, healthier lives.
We are more than just a CRO — we are "doers". We are reimagining clinical trials and have assembled a talented team of executives from Silicon Valley and industry-leading CROs. Together, we have built a global, full-service CRO powered by intuitive end-to-end technology.
Vial is a San Francisco, California-based company founded by Simon Burns and Andrew Brackin in October 2020. Since our founding, we have become a fast-growing company of 100+ employees with over $100 million in funding.
Vial is building towards a more efficient future for clinical trials. By deploying technology in every step of a trial, we are driving efficiencies in speed and cost that we pass on to innovative biotech startups. Ready to join us on our journey to reimagine clinical trials?
We’re looking to hire a Clinical Research Associate. Our CRA will be responsible for all site management and monitoring across the organization. You’ll report to our Head of Clinical Operations and work directly with multiple sponsors across various therapeutic areas.
This role is Remote, based anywhere in Canada, and will require travel.

Key Responsibilities

  • Site management and monitoring activities across all US clinics
  • Work with sites to adapt, drive and track subject recruitment plan
  • Provide protocol and study training to assigned sites
  • Create and maintain monitoring visit reports and action plans
  • Eventually co-monitoring, training and mentoring of junior members in the team.
  • Ability to travel to the US

What You'll Bring

  • You should be life science degree educated with independent on-site monitoring experience.
  • You’ve handled multiple protocols and sites across a variety of drug indications.
  • Flexibility and ability to travel are paramount with strong communication, written and presentation skills.
  • Must have experience in Dermatology and Ophthalmology studies.
Why You’ll Love Working At Vial
Innate curiosity. At our core, we embody an insatiable curiosity. Our journey into the realm of clinical trials was ignited by a firsthand understanding of the challenges involved. This innate curiosity drives us to constantly innovate, seek fresh ideas, and bring our vision of reimagining clinical trials to life.
Fostering autonomy. Autonomy is our guiding principle. We firmly believe that when team members are entrusted with autonomy, they unleash their true potential. Our culture fosters an environment where each individual takes ownership of their domain, empowering them to make a profound impact.
The pursuit of mastery. We are dedicated to cultivating mastery. We understand the value of honing expertise in a craft. The pursuit of mastery, coupled with a deep sense of pride in one's workmanship, fuels our unwavering commitment to tackle intricate challenges. At Vial, we foster a culture of highly autonomous professionals, each an expert in their field, collaborating on an immensely demanding endeavor together.
Move fast, stay humble. Our strength lies in agility and humility. We firmly believe that intellectual honesty and a nimble mindset are the pillars of success. By staying adaptable and open-minded to all solutions, we tackle obstacles head-on, remaining humble in the face of adversity. This enables us to surmount the hurdles that confront us at every twist and turn.
Competitive Equity Compensation
Health, Dental, and Vision
Paid Parental Leave
Unlimited Vacation