Covance Pharmacy Manager (Clinical Research) in Leeds, United Kingdom

Job Overview

  • Pharmacy Manager required to work for Covance

  • You will be employed by Covance and work in clinical research working in our Phase I unit

  • Office based in central Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Pharmacists must have a minimum of one years’ experience of aseptic, sterile manipulation experience gained within a pharmacy practice environment

Covance is seeking a Pharmacy Manager to work within their Phase I unit. This is where drugs are tested on healthy human volunteers for the first time. Youwill play a vital role in getting drugs to market thus improving the lives of patients across the globe.If you have experience in a pharmacy leadership role and you have aseptic, sterile manipulation experience gained in a pharmacy practice environment then Covance would love to hear from you. This is an incredibly exciting time to be joining Covance as we continue to grow and expand.

Job Primary Functions

The Pharmacy Manager will beresponsible for the management, administration, and organization of the Pharmacy team as well as providing an information service and knowledge base on the pharmaceutical aspects of clinical trials at all stages in their design and implementation in clinical research. In addition, the Pharmacy Manager will be accountable for the development and/or maintenance of facilities and processes to ensure preparation and dispensing of investigational compounds is performed to the appropriate standards.

A comprehensive full job description is available.

For a confidential discussion about this opportunity, please phone Peter Lewis on+44 (0) 1753 216 727.

Education / Qualifications

  • Masters Degree in Pharmacy (MPharm) from a GPhC (General Pharmaceutical Council) accredited 4-year program

  • BPharm and BSc acceptable in addition to below registration

  • Registration with the GPhC to practice pharmacy in the UK

Experience

  • Masters Degree in Pharmacy (MPharm) from a GPhC (General Pharmaceutical Council) accredited 4-year program

  • BPharm and BSc acceptable in addition to below registration

  • Registration with the GPhC to practice pharmacy in the UK

  • 3-5 years of pharmacy practice as a registered pharmacist in the UK

  • 1-2 years in a leadership role in a pharmacy practice environment

  • 1-2 years of experience as a supervisor over staff is preferred

  • 1-2 years of aseptic, sterile manipulation experience in a pharmacy practice environment.

  • Clean room experience and Grade A quality sterile aseptic manipulations included

  • PLUS: 1-2 years of relevant research experience

  • You must be fluent in English language (both verbal and written)

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Job Number 2018-20884

Job Category Other

Position Type Full-Time

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