Pfizer 2 * Clinical Coordinator in Brussels, Belgium

Our Pfizer Clinical Research Unit (PCRU) in Brussels is a state-of-the-art research facility with sixty inpatient beds dedicated to early clinical trials (Phase 1 & 2a studies).

There are only two CRUs worldwide, one in New Haven (USA) and one in Brussels (Belgium).

The clinical trials, with the help of healthy volunteers and patients, are key in the development of new medicines which will help patients worldwide.

The studies run in the PCRU are set up in collaboration with US and UK Study Teams, based on the most accurate protocols.

The clinical services department of the PCRU is responsible for executing these trials guaranteeing subject's safety and permanent quality. This department translates the protocols into the actual clinical conduct of early development studies.

We are a team of medically trained persons who are experts in carrying out studies.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and engaged colleague who is passionate and/or willing to learn about research and ready for a multi-disciplinary collaboration with our healthy volunteers/patients, nurses, local and global study teams.

Role description

Assures and is responsible for the practical study execution, respecting protocol adherence and data quality in the Pfizer Clinical Research Unit (PCRU) in accordance with medical scientific and ethical principles and with regulatory requirement guidelines


  • Coordinates the procedural activities and events of early development study protocols. Clinical coordinators "coordinate" protocol execution. The main focus is identifying staff and provide training for study specific procedures thanks to an elaborate experience of medical techniques

  • Is an expert and trainer in study specific procedures

  • Is responsible for data integrity, oversees quality and completeness and documentation on an ongoing basis (electronic and written)

  • Demonstrates professional study related communication

  • Becomes subject matter expert ( SME) for medical equipment and assures protocol adherence performing ongoing quality checks (QC) . Provides follow up on data queries

  • Supports the planning and scheduling team to identify sufficient resources


  • Minimum of a Bachelor Degree ( Life Science/Biomedical or Health Care related training).

  • Minimum of 1 year of relevant work experience in in pharmaceutical or medical/hospital research

  • Experience in the delivery of scientific/educational presentations is an asset

  • IT Knowledge :

  • Excellent working knowledge of computers

  • Working knowledge of computers and laboratory data handling acquisition systems and associated issues/risks

  • Languages : Fluent in English, French, Dutch (written and spoken)

  • Communication

  • Ability to communicate in easily understandable language for complicated research principles. Must be able to instruct and assist less skilled or inexperienced personnel in the performance of study activities.

  • Team Work

  • Participation in multifunctional, interdepartmental management teams.

  • Able to colead multi-disciplinary groups; ability to manage and motivate

  • Comfortable with implementing change

  • Customer focus

  • Identifies and builds effective relationships with customers and other stakeholders

  • Networking

  • Looks for opportunities for collaboration and acts upon them

Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.