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Covance 5/23/2019 4:44:11 PM
JOB ID: 31122 Category: Clinical Operations Entry Level
Leeds, United Kingdom



Job Overview

Research Support position - Dual role working with healthy volunteers and providing administrative and technical support - No Experience d required. Apply for a job and find a career!

Covance is recruiting Clinical Research Support personnel in Leeds.

“Research Support Personnel” work directly with healthy volunteers and have a mixture of administrative and technical responsibilities working from our Clinical Research Unit in Leeds.

No qualifications are required but we can support someone who would like to develop a career within our business. It is important you have a good work ethic and an enquiring mind.

The role should appeal to someone who is perceptive, enjoys working with people, has a good attention to detail, likes a variety of work and wants a steady job that can offer some career development. Our Research Support Personnel work on shift patterns as studies are running 24/7.

This is a “hands on” position within a very busy and rewarding environment. Working as part of a large trial team, you will play an active part in the execution of the clinical trials on behalf of our sponsors.

Learn more about our supportive working environment at Covance and be a part of a company that improves health and lives.

* Research Support related duties: (Please note we have a comprehensive training plan to support patient management)

* Accurately performs blood pressure, venipuncture, weights, pulse, respiratory rate, and temperature readings

* Preparation and accurate recording of ECGs/Holters

* Collection and processing of biological samples as specified in the protocol and ensures the proper distribution of those samples

* Monitors meals to ensure dietary compliance by research participants

* Assists in the preparation of rooms and medical equipment

* Assists with screening procedures as needed

* Maintains a clean, safe and efficient working and study environment

* Fosters respectful relationships with study participants

* Maintains constant awareness of participant safety and dignity at all times.

Administrative duties:

* Accurately records all research data

* Assists with Quality checking of documents

* Maintains an understanding of current regulatory requirements

* Attend and participate in meetings

* Assists with study procedures

* Maintains accurate records

* Handles participant complaints

* Ensures that client and participant confidentiality

* Responds to client and team queries

Requirements :

* No degree or formal education is required.

* Being able to work in a fast pace environment

* Good communication skills

* Good interpersonal skills

* Intermediate Word, Excel and Outlook

* Customer Service working Experience is preferred but not essential

Get ready to redefine what's possible and discover your extraordinary potential at Covance. Here, you will have the opportunity to personally advance healthcare and make a difference in peoples' lives with your bold ideas and unique point of view.

Join us as we speed the delivery of groundbreaking therapies and anticipate tomorrow's drug development challenges.

For applications:

Education / Qualifications

* No degree or formal education is required.


* Being able to work in a fast pace environment

* Good communication skills

* Good interpersonal skills

* Intermediate Word, Excel and Outlook

* Customer Service working Experience is preferred but not essential

Position Type: On Call

Location: Leeds, UK - United Kingdom


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).