Genomic Project Manager

Job Location: 
Seattle, WA
Job Description: 

This position will serve as the key client contact and work closely with internal and external clients to support the planning, implementation, and analysis of experiments processed through the Seattle, WA facility. In this position you will drive diverse and challenging projects, demonstrating ownership and forward thinking – while keeping a collaborative attitude and fostering excellent communication. Demonstrated ability to make decisions and showing flexibility is necessary. Our Project Managers are able to act as a consultant and a technical expert, demonstrating though her/his integrity, dedication, and the ability to deliver outstanding customer service.

Covance Genomics Laboratory – Seattle, WA leads in the agile application and integration of genomics technology solution to deliver quality data that enables the translation of targets and biomarkers into clinical impact to enhance our client's ability to deliver new medicines that improve patient quality of life.

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. Covance’s ongoing success offers team members unsurpassed growth and career development opportunities.


> Minimum education/training requirements include a BS/BA plus 4 years relevant experience
> MS/MBA plus >4 years relevant experience
> PhD plus more than 4 years of relevant experience. Degree in a scientific discipline (preferably biology, molecular biology) required.
• Demonstrated strong client services skills and client expertise.
• Excellent written, verbal, and strong interpersonal skills.
• Strong planning, organizational, negotiation and problem solving skills.
• Demonstrate a high degree of initiative and ability to work collaboratively

. Experience with clinical trial development
. Demonstration of strong contribution to teamwork
. CRO or commercial experience

Contact Information: 

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About Our Organization: 

Covance, with headquarters in Princeton, New Jersey, is one of the world's largest and most comprehensive drug development services companies with annual revenues greater than $2 billion, global operations in more than 30 countries, and more than 11,000 employees worldwide.

Covance provides high-quality nonclinical, clinical, and commercialization services to pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies to help reduce the time and costs associated with drug development. We also offer laboratory testing services to the chemical, agrochemical and food industries and are a market leader in toxicology services, central laboratory services, discovery services, and a top global provider of Phase III clinical trial management services.