Covance is a leading supplier of
drug development services to the biotechnology and pharmaceutical
industries. We partner with innovative companies, offering valuable
services in all phases of the drug development process as well as
analytical and commercial impact services. As an integral part of these
partnerships, our employees make a difference in the lives of millions.
As a Sample Coordinator II with in our Nutritional Chemistry and
Food Safety you will perform a variety of sample accession responsibilities
in compliance with appropriate Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and
Responsibilities and Opportunities:
Perform any combination of sample
accession tasks, including opening, entering, tracking, labeling, shipping
Review sample inventory against samples
to ensure accuracy.
Communicate discrepancies to appropriate
Solve problems independently, contacting
internal or external clients for clarification as needed.
Communicate confirmation of sample
receipt to clients, if appropriate.
Handle internal and external customer
inquiries and requests.
Distribute sample information and
Responsible for entry and accuracy of
sample tracking systems.
Introduce and independently develop
improvement ideas for the group.
Works with the customer service
coordinators to establish customer service procedures, as appropriate.
Assist in training new employees, working
with and directing less experienced staff, and prioritizing workloads
and/or special projects on a daily basis.
Take action for the department when
additional responsibilities and opportunities are presented.
Before drugs, chemicals, or foods
can be sold, they must be evaluated for safety and effectiveness. Covance
provides international testing services to clients in the pharmaceutical,
food, biotechnology and chemical services industries.