COVANCE is a leading global drug development services company and we provide support to the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology industries. We are recruiting for our Early Development Unit in Harrogate and are currently seeking to hire a Trainee Technical Specialist to help support the Immunology & Immunotoxicology team. This is a full time and permanent contract.
The job incumbent performs a specialized scientific and technical role in new and re validation of clinical and non-clinical assay method developments in the department of Immunology and Immunotoxicology Services. This requires a significant understanding of the science, technical assay development and regulatory framework such assays have to be conducted within. The role requires extensive liaison directly with clients subject matter experts, NSA study directors, business development executives and programme management to establish clear up front parameters. The role then extended to close teamwork with the direct line management structure, existing managers, SMEs and project managers to ensure the delivery and transfer of a high quality method development process.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The Trainee Technical Specialist will perform or assist in the following tasks: