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Study Dir III Metabolism

Covance 5/31/2018 3:56:33 PM
JOB ID: 17646 Category: Scientific Advanced Degree
Madison, Wisconsin

   

 

Job Overview

We have a great opportunity for a Senior Study Director in our Metabolism group
to join our team in Madison, WI. This leadership role is responsible for:
- Study Execution
- Scientific Study design and conduct
- Proven expertise in the design and conduct of invitro metabolism and
drug drug interaction studies
- Single point of study control responsible for the scientific, technical, and
regulatory conduct of studies

With two state-of-the-art metabolism laboratories in Madison, Wisconsin, and
Harrogate, UK, Covance has helped hundreds of pharmaceutical and biotechnology
companies select compounds to progress into development. Covance provides a
comprehensive range of ADME services to support drug discovery and development
programs. At Covance, you can make a difference by helping to deliver life-saving and life-enhancing medicines to people around the world. Our commitment to this mission has resulted
in Covance's impressive history of company stability and growth. We've achieved these results
by fostering a work environment that encourages, develops and leverages our team's capabilities.

What we're looking for in you:
- General DMPK scientific Experience with a high level of expertise in the design and conduct of in vitro metabolism and drug-drug interaction studies
- Metab identification Experience is a plus
- Full understanding of the drug development process, regulatory requirements and the scientific techniques of Metabolism studies.
- PhD or equivalent, or BSc degree in an appropriate scientific discipline, with research Experience in drug development or similar field.
- Experience in coaching, mentoring, and supervision
- Experience of requirements for working within a GLP, GCP and GMP (as appropriate) environment.
- Proactively and effectively communicates with internal and external clients
- Skilled data interpretation and report writing Experience .
- Working knowledge of software (eg, MS Word, Excel), specialty applications (eg, Analyst, Sigmaplot, WinNonLin Phoenix), and general IT skills.

Why People choose to work at Covance
"At Covance, it's our people that make us great – it's what our clients, our partners and, most importantly, what our employees say. Here, you'll have the opportunity to work with extraordinary people with diverse viewpoints. You'll discover your own outstanding potential as we build an even stronger organization with industry leaders from early development to the clinic and beyond."

Education/Qualifications

Recommended:

* PhD or equivalent, or BSc degree in an appropriate scientific discipline, with research Experience in drug development or similar field
* Experience of a range of techniques/approaches relevant to the department and/or unique expertise for a specific scientific service
* Experience in coaching, mentoring, and supervision
* Experience of requirements for working within a GLP, GCP and GMP (as appropriate) environment
* Skilled data interpretation and report writing Experience
* Working knowledge of software (eg, MS Word, Excel), specialty applications (eg, Analyst, Sigmaplot, WinNonLin Phoenix), and general IT skills

Experience

Minimum Required:

* Full understanding of the drug development process, regulatory requirements and the scientific techniques of Metabolism studies required.
* Extensive Experience of client management and technical expertise in the relevant business line.
* Fully competent in a Study Director role or equivalent and have developed skills and competencies in the relevant study types.


Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Madison, WI - Wisconsin



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