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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, employees in more than 60 countries, and more than 11,000 employees worldwide.


A career at Covance offers the satisfaction of contributing toward the development of effective medical therapies that help improve the quality of life for millions of people around the world. To deliver on our mission, Covance recognizes that we need the best people. That's why we offer a full range of competitive and attractive benefits.

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Covance’s Compelling Offer

Imagine working in one of the most exciting and professionally satisfying industries anywhere. Imagine contributing to cutting-edge projects which impact the lives of millions of people around the world. You can do this at Covance, and at the same time enrich your own life by building a rewarding career.

Covance is one of the world's largest and most respected contract research organizations. We've built our reputation by helping innovative pharmaceutical and biotech companies bring safe, effective and essential medicines to market sooner. If you're looking for a diverse and stimulating work environment, one where your unique talents and skills can have a tremendous impact, you'll find it here. Our products help change the world, and our diverse, collaborative and challenging environment can change the course of your career.

As an employee with Covance, you'll discover a place to learn, grow and achieve... a place to call your professional home. We offer careers with a purpose in an environment that values achievement, supports a balance between your personal and professional life, and allows you to make meaningful contributions.

We invite you to join us at Covance and to help bring hope to millions of patients around the world. We believe this decision may be the most rewarding career move you will ever make.


Covance is one of the world’s largest and most comprehensive drug development services companies with more than 11,000 employees in 60 countries. Through its nonclinical, clinical and commercialization services, Covance has helped pharmaceutical and biotech companies develop one-third of all prescription medicines in the market today.

Mission, Vision and Values


Our mission is to help our clients bring the miracles of medicine to market sooner.


Our vision is to be recognized by clients as the undisputed leader in providing drug development services and a trusted partner whose hallmarks are great people, high quality data, and a proven track record of integrating and streamlining development processes.


Our values are to strive for operational and service excellence through a relentless focus on People, Process, and Clients.

  • We value and expect integrity in all that we do
  • We recognize that the foundation of our growth and success is making each and every client project a success
  • We strive for operational and service excellence through a relentless focus on:
    • People – recruiting, developing and retaining top talent
    • Process – ensuring quality while taking time and cost out of the drug development process
    • Clients – significantly and continually enhancing client satisfaction with our services
  • We are determined to build a company culture based on superior performance, success through teamwork, respect and recognition for the individual, diverse and challenging work, and flexible and rewarding career opportunities for our employees
  • We are committed to providing superior returns for our investors.
  • We will exemplify corporate stewardship through strong governance, responsible use of company resources and active involvement in our local communities

Contact Us

The Americas: +1.888.COVANCE (+1.888.268.2623)
Europe/Africa: +800.2682.2682
Asia/Pacific: +800.6568.3000