Covance Senior Pharmacokineticist in Harrogate, United Kingdom

Job Overview

Get ready to redefine what’s possible and discover your extraordinary potential at Covance. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to personally advance healthcare and make a difference in peoples’ lives with your bold ideas and unique point of view. With the support of exceptional people from across the globe and an energized purpose , you’ll be empowered to own your career journey with mentoring, training and personalized development planning.

Join us as we speed the delivery of groundbreaking therapies and anticipate tomorrow’s drug development challenges, creating new possibilities for our clients—and your career.

As a key member of our expanding global team, working on single Sponsor studies, you will be responsible for reviewing draft protocols for allocated studies to ensure they meet our Sponsors requirements in terms of PK and PD analysis and study objectives. We are also able to offer the flexibility of beingoffice or home based depending on your level of experience.

Education / Qualifications

  • Bioanalytical Chemistry or a Biological Life Sciences Degree


  • Previous experience in clinical pharmacokinetic and/or pharmacodynamic analysis.

  • Previous CRO experience is preferred but not essential

  • Strong knowledge of Clinical Development.

  • Proficient in compartmental/non-compartmental data analysis.

  • Specialist in WinNonLin.

  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Cooperative, self-motivated, and have a can-do attitude.

  • The ability to work to tight deadlines while maintaining high standards.

  • Ability to adhere to strict guidelines and codes of practice.

  • Competence in the preparation of Pharmacokinetic Analysis Plans, analysis, reporting, etc., across a variety of trials.

  • Ability to explain PK and PD concepts to non-pharmacokineticists

  • An understanding of, and the ability to apply, the principles of GLP and GCP as per the relevant UK Statutory Instruments.

Job Number 2018-18076

Job Category Clinical Operations

Position Type Full-Time

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