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Drug Safety Physician

Company: CTC Resourcing Solutions
Location: Basel
Reference: 895887-P
Closing Date: 25 Jun 18
Type: Contract
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

Our client, a leading biopharmaceutical company, is looking for a Drug Safety Physician for a 12 months contract role based in the Basel area, Switzerland.


Main Responsibilities

  • Management of adverse event information – ICSR processing activities
  • Provide good quality medical review of adverse events reports for the responsible products and of adverse events reports for other products as needed
  • Checking for correctness of adverse event/case labeling and causal relationship, association of diagnosis and signs/symptoms and providing medical comments, as appropriate
  • Maintain active pharmacovigilance for the responsible company’s products including accurate signal detection and risk management
  • Identify clinical and post-marketing safety signal or issues (perform signal detection and ad hoc review as appropriate), provide consultation and recommendations regarding medical questions and safety issues
  • Produce and maintain the Development Pharmacovigilance Plan
  • Ensure that all actions are appropriately taken for each individual trial: flow of SAE information, ARGUS coding guidelines, inform the clinical trial safety manager for ARGUS setup and for unbinding
  • Provide medical support to affiliates, or contract research organizations

Qualifications and Experience

  • Medical Doctor degree with license or equivalent
  • More than 3 years of international experience in the Drug Safety environment of pharmaceutical industry, and in collecting, analysing, assessing and reporting adverse events associated with investigational and marketed products
  • Knowledge of international safety regulations (primarily EU regulation and ICH)
  • Strong verbal and written English communication skills
  • Relevant working/residency permit or Swiss/EU-Citizenship required

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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
Münchensteinerstrasse 41
4052 Basel
Reasons to work for CTC
Tel:  +41 61 695 88 66
Fax:  +41 61 695 88 67
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