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Associate Director, Promotional Regulatory Affairs

Company: Planet Pharma Staffing Limited
Reference: 45973
Closing Date: 28 Feb 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

Our client is a mid-sized international biopharmaceutical company with a patient centric approach currently seeking an Associate Director level within Promotional Regulatory Affairs to be based in Oxford, UK. You will become an internal expert in regulations related to the promotion of prescription pharmaceutical products at the global level by providing strategic direction and regulatory leadership for commercial activities.


Company Statement

Our client is a mid-sized international biopharmaceutical company with a patient centric approach. They currently have a very strong pipeline in the market with a combination of new clinical development and extensions for their licensed products. They are committed to continue expanding their portfolio by investing in research in meaningful products for therapeutic areas where there are treatment gaps, such as rare diseases and hematology/oncology. Our client also offers one of the most competitive salaries and extensive benefits package in the market as they truly value their employees.

Role/ Description


  • Responsible for ensuring the promotion for products while complying with company policies and SOPs and maintaining consistency in the information regarding efficacy and risks
  • Provide support and guidance on marketing strategies and promotion objectives by reviewing the promotional materials to satisfy regulations and corporate standards
  • Review international promotional materials from a regulatory point of view and determine training needs for stakeholders
  • Provide support for the update and approval of SOPs, including integration of local processes and standards
  • Provide expertise regarding the implications of commercial campaigns, clinical study designs and compliance issues
  • Stay up to date with current regulations, codes of practice and policy issues in the pharmaceutical industry, especially those related to advertising and promotion


  • Bachelor’s degree is a must, advanced degree preferred
  • At least 8 years of experience within the pharmaceutical industry, including direct experience in advertising and promotional material
  • Extensive knowledge of IFPMA, EFPIA and ABPI regarding advertising codes
  • Ability to take a big-picture approach and interest of the company as a whole in decision making and corporate strategies
  • Strong decision-making and communication skills


About Planet Pharma
Planet Pharma is an American parented Employment Business/Agency that provides global staffing services with its head-quarters in Chicago and our EMEA regional office located in Central London. We have invested significantly in creating a robust international platform that enables us to work compliantly in 30+ countries with a current network of 2500+ active contractors globally as well as a very strong permanent / direct hire recruitment offering. 

Our specialist knowledge and close relationships with our clients and the wider industry really makes us unique in our field. Just recently we were recognised by FORBES as the 17th best professional staffing firm, and have won multiple awards from industry accredited bodies for our commitment to excellence and service delivery. We have extensive functional expertise including: Regulatory Affairs, Pharmacovigilance, QA, QC, Submissions experts, Clinical development, Quality, Biostatistics, and Medical Affairs / Writing.

We are an equal opportunities Recruitment Business and Agency. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

To apply 
If you would like to discuss this vacancy further or to discuss your career options in confidence, please telephone on +44 (0)20 3868 1000 or e-mail on

If this role isn’t suitable for you, please let us know if you can refer anyone – any recommendations are much appreciated! Planet Pharma offers a competitive referral scheme so you will be rewarded for your help!


Regulatory Affairs, advertising, promotional material,  ABPI, SOP

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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
10 Greycoat Place, London,
Tel:  +44 203 868 1000
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