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Study Director - Metabolism - InVitro

Covance 3/12/2019 6:32:26 PM
JOB ID: 27738 Category: Scientific Advanced
Harrogate, United Kingdom



Job Overview

Study Director - Metabolism - InVitro

Education / Qualifications


* PhD or equivalent, or MSc/BSc degree in an appropriate scientific discipline with some research Experience in drug development or similar field
* Demonstrated scientific knowledge of in-vitro metabolism and wider DMPK scientific disciplines.
* Knowledge of requirements for working within a regulatory environment (GLP and GCP)
* Previous 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



We're seeking candidates educated to degree level or above in a related scientific discipline.
You will have good understanding and preferably hands on Experience of conducting in-vitro DDI studies. Ideally, you'll be working in, or have Experience within, contract research; but a successful candidate may also have Experience from within pharmaceutical companies

In this role, you will:

* Take responsibility for the technical conduct of a study in addition to the interpretation, analysis, documentation and reporting of results.
* Develop protocols and ensure that the protocol, including any changes, is approved and is in compliance with appropriate SOPs, and regulatory agency guidelines.
* Monitor progress and status of assigned studies.
* Ensure that all experimental data, including observations of unanticipated responses to the test system, are accurately recorded and verified.
* Direct preparation of reports, interpret results and ensure compliance with the protocol and regulatory requirements, and submit results to the client.
* Participate in study-specific client visits.


In the Study Director role, we're looking for:

* Strong customer service skills
* Knowledge in planning, negotiation and process innovation
* Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with all staff and management levels
* Demonstrated problem solving and decision-making skills
* Strong English writing and communication skills
* Advanced knowledge of computers and programs (e.g., word processing and spreadsheet applications)


We offer a comprehensive benefits package including health cover and contributory pension. On the job, we offer development opportunities to make the most of your extraordinary potential and build your flexible and rewarding career.

*Terms and conditions apply

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Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Harrogate, UK - United Kingdom


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