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Updated 18 February 2019
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  • "Difficult work/life balance depending on department" (in 80 reviews)

  • "Absolutely no work life balance" (in 24 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Client Coordinator Specialist-Project Management Department"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Client Coordinator Specialist-Proect Management Department in Bengaluru
    Current Employee - Client Coordinator Specialist-Proect Management Department in Bengaluru
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Covance full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Very helpful for an employee to get shaped and excel all through the goals and development both in personal andorganizations mission, values and growth

    Cons

    No cons are identified since evrything is perfect.

    Advice to Management

    Maintain the same level of training sessions at all stages

    Covance Response

    12 Sep 2018 – Head of Employer Branding

    Thank you for taking the time to share your review and providing the feedback. We are proud of our supportive culture and happy to hear about your experience. We appreciate hearing that our training... More


  2. "Statistical Programming Specialist"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Covance full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good work life balance
    More scope of learning

    Cons

    Not great hikes as per market standard

  3. "Programmer Analyst 2"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Programmer Analyst II in Bengaluru
    Current Employee - Programmer Analyst II in Bengaluru
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Covance full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good work environment
    Oppurtunity to work with many clients

    Cons

    Nothing is there to as con to this company


  4. "Senior Clinical data co ordinator"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Clinical Data Coordinator in Bengaluru
    Current Employee - Senior Clinical Data Coordinator in Bengaluru

    I have been working at Covance full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good , learning opportunity ,

    Cons

    Bonus, Shift allowance, IT issues wrt wifi,


  5. "Manager- Drug Safety"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in Bengaluru
    Current Employee - Manager in Bengaluru
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Covance full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Work Life Balance
    Development growth
    Quality Co-workers
    Ethics/Integrity
    Niche business in Drug Safety perspective
    Compensation
    Senior Management
    Location
    and many more......

    Cons

    There is a need to revisit Health Insurance policy to increase the policy coverage. rest all is well aligned.

    Advice to Management

    There is a need to revisit Health Insurance policy to increase the policy coverage. Rest all is well aligned.


  6. "New to Company"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Programmer in Bengaluru
    Current Employee - Programmer in Bengaluru
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Covance full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    - Working environment is good.
    - Induction was interactive and fun loving.
    - Company works on ethics

    Cons

    - I am new and spent 1 week only. I will post after a year exp what is pros and cons.

    Advice to Management

    India is place where find heavy competition. Please looking for Benefits of employees in form of work from home, Insurance coverage should be good etc.


  7. "Unbelievably not worth"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru
    Doesn't Recommend

    I have been working at Covance full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good only for freshers and non-clinical background candidates.

    Cons

    Everything that you are afraid of facing in your career and I don't mean challenges by this.

    Advice to Management

    Take Risks and make aware of the concept of innovation.

  8. "Good place to work"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Clinical Data Manager in Bengaluru
    Current Employee - Associate Clinical Data Manager in Bengaluru

    I have been working at Covance full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Situated in the heart of the city, closer to the metro stations, well balanced training, good perks, healthy work environment, happy colleagues.

    Cons

    cab facility is very bad in Bengaluru location.

    Advice to Management

    Keep some good food vendors. we are working for better life tomorrow and we only not having good food!


  9. Helpful (1)

    "Great company to work with!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Bengaluru
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Bengaluru
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Covance full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    1. Good projects
    2. comprehensive training
    3. overall a positive work environment

    Cons

    1.India office is newly established this year hence the recruitment has been a bit messy- in terms of experienced people having different job grades and job titles and there seem to be lot of mismatch with the job role and the overall years of experience in the field.

    Advice to Management

    NA


  10. "Onboarding and PACE Program"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Clinical Projct Coordinator in Bengaluru
    Current Employee - Clinical Projct Coordinator in Bengaluru
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Covance full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Basically it is a multinational company will get a very good apportunity to learn somthing new that will take us to a new world which basically i love to learn new things

    Cons

    I am very happy to learn in Covance so that i may able to give my best to the company

    Advice to Management

    Keep the same thing what you gave to Cohart 12 that is the best thing i ever met

    Covance Response

    12 Sep 2018 – Head of Employer Branding

    Thank you for taking the time to share your review and providing the feedback. We are proud of our supportive culture and happy to hear about your experience. We appreciate hearing that our training... More