Covance Supervisor I, Medical Writing in Bangalore, India

Job Overview

Essential Job Duties:

  • Assume the role of study QC Auditor for allocated studies

  • Oversee the Medical Writing Quality Control Group (MWQCG).

  • Peer review of others work, providing feedback and training as appropriate.

  • Manage a team of QC Reviewers to include managing performance, goals and objectives, mid year and end of year reviews, regular catch-ups and status meetings. Review any individual issues with staff proactively and in a timely fashion. Coach team members on an ongoing basis to resolve issues in a supportive manner.

  • Work with Clinical and Nonclinical Writing Groups to establish procedures for the efficient QC of documents.

  • Work with Clinical and Nonclinical Writing Groups to schedule the QC of documents.

  • Develop and maintain Covance QC templates and tracking documents.

  • Work with Clients to develop client-specific QC processes and procedures, including client-specific QC checklists.

  • Schedule QC across multiple projects and track progress against project milestones.

  • Proactive involvement in process improvements.

  • Good time management and organization skills, the ability to prioritize own work to meet tight deadlines while maintaining the highest standards of work.

  • Effective communication skills; a co-operative and team orientated approach.

  • Perform other related duties as assigned.


  • BS degree or higher in related science/regulatory affairs.


  • 1-2 years of QC experience.

  • Other required work-related experiences:

  • successful team leadership experience;

  • PLD if possible;

  • leadership development training as soon as possible upon promotion;

  • training and facilitating training;

  • excellent communication skills;

  • ability to successfully manage multiple priorities and deadlines;

  • experience developing and improving work and work-sharing processes.

Job Number 2018-20626

Job Category Clinical Operations

Position Type Full-Time

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