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Study Director Manager

Covance 6/12/2018 3:31:51 PM
JOB ID: 15418 Category: Scientific Advanced Degree
Greenfield, Indiana



Job Overview

We have a great opportunity for a STUDY DIRECTOR – MANAGER to join the Study Direction team at our Greenfield, IN site. Covance's work in developing new pharmaceutical solutions has an incredible impact on millions of lives worldwide. Be a part of this life-saving work.

In this role, the Study Direction Manager:

* Initiates client contact for new business development.
* Supervises and coordinates all activities for a group of Study Directors and serves as a working Study Director.

* Performs general supervisory duties including a full range of recruitment and performance evaluation activities.
* Schedules work, prepares training plans, and executes Affirmative Action goals within the department.

* Coordinates efforts of the study team.
* Develops Protocols and ensures that each Protocol, including any changes, is approved and in compliance with appropriate SOPs, GLPs, and regulatory agency guidelines.
* Reviews cost estimates to ensure that all Protocol/Amendment-driven work scope specifications are included in price estimations.
* Monitors the financial status of ongoing studies.
* Monitors the progress and status of assigned studies and ensures that all experimental data, including observations of unanticipated responses to the test system, are accurately recorded and verified.
* Directs report preparations, ensures study compliance with the Protocol and regulatory requirements, and submits reports to the clients.
* Peer reviews Protocols and reports for other Study Directors.
* Leads and sponsors major client visits.
* Develops new technologies in Toxicology or enhances existing ones and assists in marketing new capabilities.
* Conducts scientific meetings and provides leadership in scientific organizations which includes publishing research findings and attaining peer recognition through contribution to the field of Toxicology.

What we're looking for in you:

* Has aPhD, DVM, or equivalent degree;
* 5-7 years Experience in Toxicology;
* Maintains current regulatory awareness (domestic and foreign);
* Is skilled in performing scientific presentations and preparing scientific publications;
* Is recognized by peers as an expert in a selected technical field;
* In addition, DABT certification is desirable.

There is no better time to join us!


PhD, DVM, or equivalent degree


* 5-7 years Experience in Toxicology.
* DABT certification desirable.
* Maintains current regulatory awareness (domestic and foreign).
* Skilled in performing scientific presentations and preparing scientific publications.
* Is recognized by research peers as an expert in a selected technical field.

Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Greenfield, IN - Indiana


Covance Recruiting Process

Below is a general Overview of Our Recruiting Process

If you’d like to work for us, please submit your resume/CV online. If your ability to use or access our electronic application is limited due to a disability, please visit or call 1-800-978-4473 for help.

We consider applications from everyone who is interested in a position with us and who meets the required criteria and qualifications.

If your application is selected, someone from our recruiting team will contact you to arrange an initial screen. We may carry this out over the phone or at a face-to-face meeting. You must complete the screen to be considered for the position.

Based on the results of the initial screen, we may invite you to an interview. One of our recruiting team members will contact you to arrange this. The process may involve several interviews, initially over the phone, and then face-to-face with different members of the hiring team.

Our interviews follow a behavioral-based format. This means we’ll ask you to give us information that’s specific to your professional and educational experiences.

Hiring team members will share and discuss their input and then make their decision.

If you’re the person who best meets the requirements of the position, a member of the hiring team will get in touch to make you an offer of employment. Covance is an eVerify employer (United States only).