Covance Veterinary Pathologist in Harrogate, United Kingdom
COVANCE is a leading global drug development services company and we provide
support to the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology industries.
We are recruiting a Veterinary Pathologist for our site in Harrogate, UK.
This is apermanent, full timeposition, with opportunity for growth and development, reporting to the Scientific Director, Global Pathology (Head of Pathology).
Education / Qualifications
FRCPath, or Board certified by the European or American College of Veterinary Pathologists preferred, or elegibility for the above.
Formal pathology residency or graduate studies (i.e. MS, PhD) at an institution in which the training of veterinary pathologists is a primary function preferred.
To be successful in this position, you will possess a Veterinary degree and Certification in Veterinary Pathology. A Board certification by the European or American College of Veterinary Pathologists or eligibility to sit the exam would be a plus . Support to sit the ECVP or ACVP examination is part of our development program.
We will consider candidates who have completed a residency in Anatomic Pathology and who have an interest in toxicological pathology.
Additionally, you will need to demonstrate:
Strong background in Toxicologic Pathology with 4 years of related experience.
Relevant experience in the pharmaceutical drug development industry.
Stature and expertise to provide consultancy for key clients.
Ability to work independently.
Familiarity with pathology electronic data capture and reporting systems.
Ability to provide scientific guidance and feedback to colleagues and technicians, and to ensure accuracy and compliance with protocols, SOP’s and client expectations of quality histotechnology.
Sound knowledge of Animal Protection Law, GLPs and regulatory agency guidelines.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as excellent interpersonal skills.
Fluency in English (both verbal and in writing). Fluency in German would be a plus.
Limited travel within EU and to USA to Covance sites, conferences and client visits.
Covance offers a comprehensive benefits package including health cover and contributory pension.
Covance’s ongoing success offers team members unsurpassed growth and career development opportunities.
At Covance, we help make the miracles of medicine a reality. We offer opportunities to work on diverse, challenging projects with bright, interesting colleagues while building a flexible and rewarding career. This is your chance to become part of a team that helps to bring miracle of medicine to market sooner.
Job Number 2018-25511
Job Category Other
Position Type Full-Time
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