Covance Report Drafting Associate in Harrogate, United Kingdom
At Covance your imagination, your dedication, and your drive to find solutions to challenging projects begin on your very first day. Covance is one of the world’s largest and most respected contract research organizations. Our clients are a Who’s Who of the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry.
We are currently seeking a Report Drafting Associate to join our Genetic Toxicology department in Harrogate. This is a 12 month contact, full time based in our Harrogate site.
Learns to use software tools to efficiently and accurately complete job duties. Types of software include word processing, spreadsheet, table generation, collaboration/sharing, and database applications
Associated CMS entries and records maintenance.
Learns to prepare the study report using details described in the protocol, protocol amendments, and study communications and Covance or client-specific requirements
Learns to incorporate contributions (e.g., protocol, protocol amendments, certificates of analysis, contributor reports) into the draft report
Develops awareness of quality assurance inspection items on GLP-regulated studies
Develops awareness of the report finalization process and the delivery of materials to the archives
Learns to prepare report amendments
Learns to assist in the preparation of tabulated summaries in association with the study director
Data Table Preparation
Learns to prepare data tables including completing basic statistical analysis in table generation programs.
Learns to draft and quality check data tables that were manually prepared
Learns to review data tables for accuracy
Awareness of the reporting schedule and ensuring client expectations are met.
Learns to initiate and lead prewriting discussions with the Study Director, as required
Develops awareness of the processes for scheduling and coordinating study report drafting
Education / Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience. Degree and/or experience in technical writing, document production/publishing, and/or science preferred. A minimum of English, Maths, and Science GCSEs, but preferably A level or above.
Basic knowledge of office software (e.g., Microsoft® Office, especially Word and Excel; Adobe® Acrobat®)
Attention to detail, time management skills, and organizational skills
Job Number 2018-25692
Job Category Administration/Clerical
Position Type Temporary
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