Covance Overview

  • www.covance.com
  • Burlington, NC
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1996
  • Company - Public
  • Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
  • $10 to $25 million (USD)

Covance, a business segment of Labcorp, is recognized as a leader in drug development, medical device, diagnostics, crop protection and chemical testing because of our exceptional people. We embrace and celebrate the different strengths, experiences and perspectives of our ...
Mission: Improve health. Improve lives.

Company Updates

10 March 2021
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Labcorp is thrilled to have been named to Fast Company magazine’s list of 2021 Most Innovative Companies. Labcorp was cited for playing a leading role in the fight against #COVID-19 by advancing science-based testing, partnering with biopharmaceutical companies to accelerate treatment and vaccine trials, and providing critical support services so people can return to work and to life activities. “The recognition by Fast Company is a testament to our leadership in science and the commitment of our global employees to improve health and improve lives,” said Adam Schechter, chairman and CEO.
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Covance Reviews

3.9
79%
Recommend to a Friend
91%
Approve of CEO
Paul Kirchgraber
Paul Kirchgraber
350 Ratings
Featured Review
5.0
Current Employee, more than 10 years

"Leading Global CRO. Good employer"

14 Sep 2020 - Anonymous Employee in Maidenhead, England, England
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Flexibility. Covance offer a good structure for flexible working in many roles. Hard work is expected, but as a company Covance can provide excellent options for flexibility and home / work life

Cons

As with most larger companies, it can be difficult for quick decisions and changes to take effect.
Systems and processes can be a little labour intensive.

Advice to Management

Keep communicating regularly so staff feel valued and positively engaged in the business.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Covance

4.1
(450 reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

Together, we are exceptional.

As an organization that helps improve health and improve lives of people around the world, we understand the importance of a diverse workplace that reflects the patients we serve. Here, we embrace and celebrate the different strengths, experie

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Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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How is race or ethnicity talked about at Covance?

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Covance Interviews

Experience
Positive56%
Negative19%
Neutral25%
Getting an Interview
Applied online78%
Recruiter7%
Employee Referral6%
Difficulty
2.8
Average
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  1. Featured Interview

    Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in London, England, England
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Covance (London, England, England) in Nov 2020

    Interview

    Very pleasant hiring manager. Very calm and positive and had friendly approach and sincere questions. This was followed by his line manager also a very pleasant and positive approach and very excited to speak with me.
    Interview

    CV, over all experience, line management experience and senior management experience.

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Covance Awards & Accolades

  • Forbes World's Best Employers 2020Forbes2020
  • Forbes - The Best Employers for New Grads 2020Forbes2020
  • Frost & Sullivan Global CRO Company of the Year Award 2020Frost & Sullivan2020
  • Business Group on Health (NBGH) Best Employers: Excellence in Health & Well-Being Award: PlatinumBusiness Group on Health2020
  • Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality, 100% Corporate Equality IndexHuman Rights Campaign Foundation2020

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Covance FAQ

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Does Covance offer relocation assistance?

...No relocation benefit/ pay provided...

11 January 2021

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