Sr Mgr IT Governance Ops

Covance Inc Located in: Burlington,  North Carolina
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Reporting to the Associate Director, Risk Mgmt, the Sr Mgr., IT Risk Management is primarily responsible for supporting the LabCorp IT Information Security Risk Management Program, including conducting and reporting on IT risk assessment activities throughout the organization.  The Sr Mgr, Risk will also assist the Information Security team with implementation and support of the RSA Archer platform, and completing initial and ongoing risk profiling and assessment as needed for internal processes at LabCorp.  The Sr. Mgr. IT Risk Management will liaise with IT and Information Security team members, Corporate Compliance/Legal, and Business Unit Quality Assurance and other resources to complete required tasks.

Level of education required (or experience level which may be substituted for level of education).

Professional designations/certifications/licenses required


  • BS/BA degree or equivalent higher educational certification.



  • Preferential consideration given to those with industry-specific or information security-related technical certifications (e.g. CISA, CRISC, CISM, CISSP, etc.)

Minimum Required:

  • At least 8-10 years’ experience in an IT arena.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, interpersonal skills, and ability to command respect of others, especially in a geographically diverse environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to prepare material to groups of different disciplines and varying levels of seniority relating to IT and regulatory compliance subjects.
  • Travel up to 50% at least initially



  • Knowledge of drug development.
  • Working knowledge of IT security / privacy standards, frameworks 
  • Preferential consideration given to those with 1+ years experience in pharmaceuticals / healthcare industry (i.e. such as pharmaceutical, diagnostics laboratory, medical device, or biotechnology)
  • Preferential consideration given to those familiar with regulated IT practices – quality management / controlled document systems, computer systems validation, IT controls, Sarbanes-Oxley.
  • Preferential consideration given to those knowledgeable of pharmaceutical drug development / diagnostics laboratory regulatory compliance requirements (FDA GxPs, PCI, HIPAA, CAP/CLIA, etc)
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Covance Inc. is proud to be the only drug development company with a full range of research and development services—from lead optimization, to commercialization and life cycle management. Covance, headquartered in Princeton, NJ, is the drug development business of LabCorp with global operations in more than 30 countries.


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Experienced - Not Management
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