Covance BDC Study Builder in Dallas, Texas

Job Overview

BDC Study Builder

Job Summary

A career at Covance provides our employees the unique chance to create an immediate impact and difference in our patient’s lives. Joining Covance will offer a rewarding career, an opportunity to work in a high-energy & collaborative work place, along with access to comprehensive benefits. As an employee your work will be meaningful, the patient outcomes are real, and the results are lasting. Our mission is to help our clients bring the miracles of medicine to market sooner.

We are currently hiring a BDC Study Builder for our clinical pharmacology division! We are open to offce based if in Leeds, UK; Madison, WI; Dallas, TX or Daytona Beach, FL, however if you are outside of those cities, remote based is acceptable!

The position will build studies and handle study specific recruiting and data collection schedules and criteria / quick lists for the electronic data capture system to facilitate efficient conduct of clinical trials in accordance with the BDC team’s directives.

This is your opportunity to have an exciting career while making a difference in people’s lives.

Essential Job Duties

  • Read and understand study protocols and Covance SOPs as background to enable accurate translation of the study designer’s directives

  • Modify Recruiting schedules within the Recruit area of the system

  • Participate in client meetings, PM handover meetings, 24-48 hour meetings, Study Overview meetings, study initiation visits, and study update meetings as necessary

  • Provide feedback on draft protocols from a BDC study setup perspective, as requested

  • Initiate and obtain formal approval of study setup within TrialOne

  • Provide data and expertise as required to support study team requests, client requests and/or Audit initiatives

  • Support, assist, and train other BDC Team Members as needed

  • Work with the Supervisor / Manager to ensure that all processes are regularly reviewed to maintain best working practices

  • Maintain accurate records of all work undertaken and record as appropriate in the training record and into timesheets within timeframes stipulated

Education/Qualifications

  • University / College Degree (preferably Bachelor’s Degree) in a technical or Life Sciences focus area

  • Equivalent experience within clinical research environment of 3-4+ years may be substituted for education requirements

Experience

  • Technical understanding and working knowledge of clinical protocol source data documentation

  • Strong analytical and interpersonal skills and ability to grasp complex systems, processes, and system improvements with urgency

  • Understanding of simple logic, links code and algebra

  • Knowledge of end-to-end clinical trial management

  • Understanding of GCP and ICH guidelines

  • Ability and willingness to present at internal and external meetings

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Some experience working with OmniComm TrialOne TM or comparable electronic data capture software application preferred

  • Minimum 2-4 years’ experience working in a clinical research environment with an emphasis in Phase 1

  • Experience interpreting Clinical Study Protocols

  • Knowledge of medical terminology preferred

Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.

Job Number 2018-25913

Job Category Clinical Pharmacology

Position Type Full-Time

Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.