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Contacts and Budgets Associate

Precision for Medicine

Precision for Medicine

Accounting & Finance
Canada · Remote
Posted on Saturday, June 29, 2024

Precision for Medicine is the first global precision medicine clinical research services organization, purpose-built to improve the clinical research and development process for new therapeutics. Our novel approach integrates clinical operations excellence, with laboratory expertise, and advanced data sciences to inform every step. We apply our expertise to trials at all stages—from early development through approval—with embedded experience in oncology and rare disease. With over 2000 dedicated professionals and 35 offices worldwide, we stand ready to help accelerate life-changing treatments anywhere around the globe.

Position Summary

The Contracts & Budgets Associate develops and negotiates European study budgets based on the requirements of a study protocol, as well as reviewing, drafting, negotiating and tracking a variety of legal agreements which include confidentiality agreements, master confidentiality agreements, clinical study agreements and amendment agreements. This person works closely with the Clinical Operations study team and playing a key role in ensuring deliverables are in alignment with defined study timelines.

Essential functions of the job include but are not limited to:

  • Develop and negotiate global study budgets based on the requirements of a study protocol.
  • Review, draft and negotiate a variety of agreements including confidentiality agreements, master confidentiality agreements, clinical study agreements and amendment agreements.
  • Work with supervisor and various internal/external key stakeholders to resolve or escalate contractual issues.
  • Ensure adherence to company policies, procedures and contracting standards.
  • Update relevant study team members regarding the status of contract negotiations and execution.
  • Coordinate execution of agreements.
  • Support the maintenance of contract files and databases, including contract archiving.
  • Recognize where processes can be improved and take corrective action.


  • Bachelors degree, or equivalent level of contract management experience preferably in a clinical research or similar industry setting.
  • 1 year of relevant experience drafting, reviewing and negotiating agreements related to clinical research i.e. Non-Disclosure Agreements, Clinical Trial Agreements, etc. as well as management, control and tracking of the contract process.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills and attention to detail.


  • Possesses strong organizational/written communication skills and the ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced environment.
  • Executes time-sensitive matters while maintaining accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Exhibits high self-motivation and is able to work and plan with some supervision as well as in a global team environment.
  • Demonstrates a high degree of professionalism, as evidenced by punctuality, ability to deliver on commitments, an understanding of the service culture and positive interactions with customers and teammates, including good interpersonal skills.
  • Displays sound business judgment and a proactive, independent work style.
  • Is proficient in MS Office software programs and computer applications.
  • Handles sensitive issues with discretion.
  • Works well independently and cooperatively with others to achieve common goals in a virtual environment.
  • Develops, maintains, and strengthens relationships with others inside or outside of the organization who can provide information, assistance, and support.

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