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Start-up Assistant (Paris, France)

Company: Covance
Location: Paris, France
Reference: 2018-19664
Closing Date: 22 Jun 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

COVANCE is a leading global drug development services company and we provide support to the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology industries.


Job Overview
You can make a difference by helping to deliver life-saving and life-enhancing medicines to people around the world. Our commitment to this mission has resulted in Covance’s impressive history of company stability and growth. We’ve achieved these results by fostering a work environment that encourages, develops and leverages our team’s capabilities. 

We are currently looking for Study Start-Up Assistant to join our Start-up team in Paris, France.



  • Collects the required investigator and local contact information to enter into Trial Tracker® Site Information Module.
  • Responsible for maintenance of site address and personnel information in the study database of allocated country(ies).
  • Where applicable distribute study specific information direct to investigative sites or to local monitors.
  • Provide data entry support to Global Site Services; enter feasibility information or investigative site information (study supply shipping information / clinical study locations / site personnel)
  • Liaise with investigative sites to facilitate retrieval of site start-up documentation.
  • Provide administrative support to Global Site Services activities

Education / Qualifications

Minimum Required:

High School Diploma or equivalent


Bachelor Degree and experience in clinical research activities


  • Basic knowledge of ICH, FDA, IRB/IEC and other applicable regulations/guidelines; familiarity with investigator start up documents; previous interaction with operational project teams and investigative sites preferred
  • Experience of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Good communication / writing skills
  • Self-motivation with the ability to meet deadlines
  • Works well independently as well as in a team environment
  • Detail oriented
  • Process oriented
  • Good organizational skills
  • Positive attitude and approach
  • Interact with internal customers with professionalism and discretion
  • Multi-tasking capability

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Contact Information:

Address:  Covance- Munich

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