Report Writer - Harrogate, North Yorkshire, UK
We are recruiting for our Early Development team and are currently seeing to hire a Report Writer to work within our Global Reporting Solutions group. This is a full time permanent position, based at our site in Harrogate. About the role: As a Report Write you will support the team to deliver high quality scientific reports to our external clients. You will manage a full study workload incorporating all study designs and adhere to report preparation schedules by prioritizing tasks. There is exposure to a variety of study types and therefore you will develop a wide knowledge base while learning the role. The main responsibilities of the Report Writer are: Report preparation: prepare the study report from templates using details described in the protocol and study communications. Address quality assurance inspection items on GLP-regulated studies. Finalize study reports and deliver appropriate materials for archival. Data table preparation: utilize table generation programs including basis statistical analysis within those programs; review data tables for accuracy. Scheduling responsibilities: review and adjust reporting schedules to ensure client expectations are met. The skills and experience we are looking for are: Attention to detail, time management, good organization, good communication, and the ability to manage multiple tasks at one time. Ability to work independently with the support of the larger team. Scientific A’ levels and/or equivalent technical knowledge gained through work experience. A Life Sciences degree would be beneficial but is not essential. Competent in MS Word and Excel, Adobe Acrobat We offer: Covance offers a comprehensive benefits package including health cover and contributory pension. Covance’s ongoing success offers team members unsurpassed growth and career development opportunities. At Covance, we help make the miracles of medicine a reality. We offer opportunities to work on diverse, challenging projects with bright, interesting colleagues while building a flexible and rewarding career. This is your chance to become part of a team that helps to bring miracle of medicine to market sooner. There is no better time to join us! Education / Qualifications Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience. Degree and/or experience in technical writing, document production/publishing, and/or science preferred. Additionally for UK: A minimum of English, Maths, and Science GSCEs, but preferably A level or above. Experience •Basic knowledge of office software (e.g., Microsoft® Office, especially Word and Excel; Adobe® Acrobat®) •Attention to detail, time management skills, and organizational skills •Prefer at least 1 year of technical writing or data tabulation experience, especially in pharmaceutical research or life sciences.