Covance Pricing Analyst in United States

Job Overview

CVANCE is a leading global drug development services company and we provide support to the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology industries. Are you ready for the next step in your career? We are currently recruiting for a Pricing Analyst to be based anywhere in Europe.

The Pricing Analyst will be responsible for the following:

  • Budget development related to pharmaceutical and biotechnology clinical trials utilizing a proprietary excel based pricing model as well as other tools and analytical techniques to support data-driven decision making

  • Utilizing operational expertise and industry experience to determine budgeting specifications to maximize profitability

  • Driving new business wins while also managing to margin targets

  • Empowering sales functions through effective communication of details related to trial pricing and ensuring the needs of clients are met throughout the pricing process

  • Coordinating management of various internal functions in order to drive expeditious and high quality pricing outputs requiring approval from multiple stakeholders

  • Participation in external client discussions related to pricing Evaluation of relevant programs and benchmarks to inform recommendations of potential structures for pricing and programs

  • Analysis of all pricing activities including discounts,allowances, pricing and commercial strategies, and contract price and develop recommendations to improve profitability and mix

  • Align pricing model details to clients’ expectations based upon operational expertise

Education / Qualifications

  • Degree in Life Science, Business Management, Finance or related field.


  • Minimum 2+ years’ experience with a preference of CRO or Pharma exposure in operations, contracts or proposals. Strong team development and time management skills. Attention to detail, strong analytical skills, excellent written and verbal communication; in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Excel. Some exposure to clients.

  • Experience with the quality review of client deliverables

  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment.

Job Number 2018-18857

Job Category Finance

Position Type Full-Time

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