QC Laboratory Analyst

York, , United Kingdom
Closing date
17 Sep 2020

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Medical Affairs, Scientific Advisor
Full Time
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Job Overview:
Are you a recent scientific graduate?

Are you looking for a role with training and career progression opportunities?

Do you want to be a part of the world's leading drug development company?

At Covance in York we are looking to recruit a QC analyst to join our expanding team.

Job responsibilities include:
  • Performing analytical testing on large protein molecules (e.g. monoclonal antibodies, ADCC, biosimilars etc).
  • Working with Quality Control Scientists to perform a wide range of analytical techniques in accordance with GMP regulatory requirements to deliver client projects.
  • Working as part of a larger team to ensure that our clients' molecules pass quality control testing in the timeframe allocated.
  • Using the following analytical techniques: HPLC, Capillary Electrophoresis, Isoelectric Focusing, Mass Spectrometry, BioAssays, ELISA, Cell Based Assays & Pharmacopoeial Methods to deliver client projects.
  • Data processing and working on process improvement projects for the division.

Covance has helped pharmaceutical and biotech companies develop one-third of all prescription medicines in the market today. Chances are, you or someone you know has benefitted from a medicine or medical device that Covance helped develop.

What Covance can offer you:
  • Competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including health coverage and contributory
  • Ability to work with a variety of different clients on wide ranging projects.
  • Flexible working and career development opportunities.
  • Opportunity to work in a rapidly expanding site.
* Scientific degree (Biochemistry, Chemistry, Biology, Molecular Biology, Biomedical Sciences etc.)

* OR relevant scientific industry experience.
*Knowledge of any of the following techniques: HPLC, Capillary Electrophoresis, Isoelectric Focusing, Mass Spectrometry, BioAssays - ELISA & Cell Based Assays & Pharmacopoeial Methods.

*Ability to multitask and prioritise workload, with excellent attention to detail.

*Exceptional communication skills.

*Ability to integrate well within an established and fast growing team.

* Computing skills, including word processing and use of spreadsheets (e.g. Microsoft Office packages and Microsoft Project).

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Join our growing team and discover your extraordinary potential

We are recognized as a leader in drug development because of our exceptional people. At Covance, we embrace and celebrate the different strengths, experiences and perspectives of our 20,000+ team members across the globe. Our team is driven by an energizing purpose to improve health and improve lives. Here, you can play a role in bringing new scientific discoveries to life and make a difference in the lives of millions. And, our comprehensive service portfolio provides the opportunity to explore diverse projects and unique career paths across the drug development spectrum.

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Learn more about our work to improve health and improve lives:


Contact Us
  • Maidenhead Office Park
  • Westacott Way
  • Maidenhead
  • SL6 3QH
  • United Kingdom
  • Mini-site: Covance
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