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Covance Veterinary Pathologist in Harrogate, United Kingdom

Job Overview

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

  • Veterinary degree.

  • 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.

We offer:

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

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.