Study Director - Toxicology

Company description: Covance, a business segment of Labcorp, is recognized as a leader in drug development, medical device, diagnostics, crop protection and chemical testing because of our exceptional people. We embrace and celebrate the different strengths, experiences and perspectives of our nearly 65,000 enterprise team members across the globe. Our team is driven by our mission to improve health and improve lives. Here, you can play a role in bringing new scientific discoveries to life and make a difference in the lives of millions. And, with our comprehensive service portfolio, you'll have the opportunity to explore diverse projects and unique career paths across life science. Join us and discover your extraordinary potential. Job description: Are you at a stage in your career where you are ready to work on a variety of studies with differing levels of complexity? Do you want the opportunity to work for a global organization who strive to make a difference to people's everyday lives by bringing essential products to the market? As one of the world's premier Contract Research Organizations, Covance's mission is to help build a healthier and safer world by providing research services for a multitude of our customers. We are looking for a Study Director to work in our Toxicology department at our site in Huntingdon. This is to be responsible for, to organise, to run on a day to day basis and report, studies of various types and complexity. The main responsibilities will include: Liaising with internal and external customers to ensure prompt and proper action on all aspects of the study plans for studies assigned Taking ownership of the day to day organization, analysis and reporting of various studies Attending and, where appropriate, assisting in key elements of the work of assigned studies including monitoring progress and status Developing protocols and ensuring that the protocol, including any changes, is approved and is in compliance with appropriate SOPs, GLPs, and regulatory agency guidelines Direct preparation of reports, interpreting results and ensuring compliance with the protocol and regulatory requirements and submitting results to the client Participating in study-specific client visits as required Required profile: Education/Qualifications: BSc minimum preferably in life science (MSc/PhD preferred) or equivalent industry experience Experience: Experience working as a Study Director to GLP standards Knowledge and/or experience in performing a number and/or complexity of safety assessment General Toxicology and preferably Inhalation studies along with study design and conduct in adherence to regulatory guidance Strong customer service and communication skills Knowledge in planning, negotiation and process innovation Demonstrated problem solving and decision-making skillsExperience working as a Study Director to GLP standards Knowledge and/or experience in performing a number and/or complexity of safety assessment General Toxicology and preferably Inhalation studies along with study design and conduct in adherence to regulatory guidance Strong customer service and communication skills Knowledge in planning, negotiation and process innovation Demonstrated problem solving and decision-making skills What we offer: Competitive salary and benefits package Unparalleled opportunities for career development and progression within a global organisation with global clients Excellent relocation package (subject to criteria) Flexible working arrangements This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/91685727

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