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Drug Safety Manager

Company: ICON Plc
Location: Southampton, Hampshire
Reference: 042319
Closing Date: 22 Oct 16
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Competitive
Benefits: Competitive benefits package

Job Summary:

Ensuring expedited and periodic safety reporting compliance. The position covers a broad spectrum of safety reporting activities globally and leadership to the safety reporting team in Europe.



  • Maintain quality review metrics and attend project quality meetings, as required
  • Assist with maintenance of project budgets and oversight by identifying out of scope activities
  • Assist upper management with resourcing and business development activities
  • Attend bid defense meetings, as requested
  • Manage  small  to  mid-size  drug  safety  projects,  including  Sponsor  liaison,  and  management  of timelines and budgets, as appropriate
  • Ensure audit readiness and/or MSS representation at audits
  • Develop safety plans, study specific procedures, and workflows for clients, as requested
  • Actively identify options for process improvement
  • Supervise maintenance of project drug safety files as regionally applicable
  • Coordinate any committee activities as applicable under supervision
  • Perform other activities as identified and requested by management
  • Manage  MSS projects  in accordance  with  established  timelines , budget, quality  standards  and/or contractual requirements
  • Develop supporting staff skills, encourage growth and provide regular performance feedback
  • Provide project and/or line management of assigned Drug Safety and Administrative staff
  • Serve as a mentor and role model for Drug Safety staff


  • EU/APAC:  Advanced  proven  relevant  clinical  research  I  pharmaceutical  industry  experience, preferably in pharmacovigilance I drug safety.
  • Thorough knowledge of global safety processes and regulations
  • Good knowledge of medical terminology and coding systems
  • Fluent in written and verbal English
  • Due to the nature of this position it may be required for the employee to travel. Therefore, dependent on the employee's location, the employee may be required to possess a valid Drivers license.
  • Medical/science background (nursing preferred) and/or bachelors degree or local equivalent

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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
6 Stoneycroft Rise
Chandlers Ford
Eastleigh, Hants
United Kingdom, SO53 3LD
SO53 3LD
Europe - Other
Tel:  0776 9272011
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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