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Clinical Supplies Specialist II (Maidenhead)

Company: Covance
Location: Maidenhead, Berkshire
Reference: 64217BR
Closing Date: 17 Dec 16
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

For our Clinical Development Services Department in Maidenhead, we are currently looking for a Specialist within Clinical Supplies.


COVANCE is one of the world’s most comprehensive and experienced contract research organizations (CROs) with a tradition of innovation in the science and processes of drug development. We have the ability to offer wealth of services covering all aspects of drug development ranging from non-clinical research services through to post-marketing safety and commercialization services. We are currently the only CRO with this depth of service offerings.

For our Clinical Development Services Department in Maidenhead, we are currently looking for a Specialist within Clinical Supplies. 


  • Independently support the delivery of the Clinical and Ancillary supplies component of assigned studies within a region or for a simple global study. 
  • Act as contact with study team during clinical and ancillary start-up activities including input to the development of Clinical Trial Supplies Plan or Clinical Trial Supply Flow for a given group of countries in a region or within a region or for a simple global study. 
  • Perform and coordinate label review and country translations according to set procedures 
  • Responsible for working with project team to ensure the required documents and processes related to supply management are communicated and obtained. 
  • Where appropriate be the key contact for importation logistics and document exchange to ensure smooth clinical supply transportation arrangements are agreed and set up. 
  • Provide consultancy with regard to clinical & ancillary supply distribution strategy for the assigned region or for a simple global study. 
  • Responsible for maintenance of project specific clinical & ancillary supply logistics. 
  • Work closely with drug and ancillary supply distribution, IVRS/IRT and label translation vendors during the set up and maintenance of related logistics 


University/College degree (life science preferred), or certification in a related allied health profession from an appropriate accredited institution (e.g., nursing certification, medical or laboratory technology) AND 3 years work Experience in clinical research, including a strong working knowledge of the ICH-GCP guidelines and FDA, GMP regulations.


  • Minimum of 3 years relevant clinical research Experience in a pharmaceutical company/CRO, including at least 1 year of clinical and ancillary supplies management responsibility.
  • Working knowledge of ICH, FDA, GMP and other applicable regulations/guidelines; familiarity with clinical supply related documents
  • Strong networking abilities and an ability/willingness to work with internal and external stakeholders across the globe
  • Good organizational and time management skills
  • Excellent communication / writing skills
  • Strong computer skills with an ability to access and leverage technology alternatives
  • Abilities to review/analyze relevant data so as to assist in building evidence-based clinical trial strategies
  • Self-motivation with the ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Works well independently as well as in a team environment
  • Detail and process oriented
  • Positive attitude and approach
  • Multi-tasking capability
  • Ability to work independently

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Contact Information:

Address:  Covance- Maidenhead

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