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**Vigilance Assessor**

Company: Thornshaw Recruitment
Reference: TD0512
Closing Date: 07 Jan 19
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): On Application

Job Summary:

On behalf of my client we are looking for suitable candidates for the role of VIgilance Assessor.


On behalf of my client we are looking for suitable candidates for the role of VIgilance Assessor.

As Vigilance Assessor you will work in relation to vigilance of post-marketing and pharmacovigilance activities.
The role of the Vigilance Assessor is the post marketing evaluation and regulation of the benefits and risks of medicinal products in Ireland and the European Union, to provide technical support to the Director of Human Products Monitoring in order to facilitate the effective safety monitoring of medicinal products.

Key Aspects of the Role:

Signal detection activities using available databases and with integration of quantitative and qualitative approaches for signal management in accordance with EU guidance

Evaluation of signals from a range of data sources including the published literature and epidemiological studies

Assessment of Pharmacovigilance Plans including study protocols and amendments to protocols

Interpretation of data from post-authorisation studies and clinical trials

Assessment of Risk Minimisation Plans and working with relevant stakeholders to evaluate the effectiveness of implemented measures

Contribution to transparency and risk communication initiatives through the provision of scientifically rigorous and consistent information to promote the safe and effective use of medicines

Assessment of Periodic Safety Update Reports (PSURs)

Provision of technical information, advice, and guidance to the colleagues, relevant bodies and individuals

Participation at all levels in the formulation and preparation of regulatory policies, guidelines, legislation and opinions

Key Responsibilities:
- Strategic Objectives
- Quality Management
- Performance Management
- Communications/Customer Service


Have a primary degree in pharmacy or other closely related scientific discipline e.g. clinical pharmacology

Have knowledge and experience of clinical pharmacology

Have knowledge and experience in the use of medicinal products in the clinical setting

Have performed or published research in the academic, clinical or industrial field of medicine

Have a sound understanding of the interpretation of pharmacoepidemiological research

Have excellent interpersonal skills

If you are interested in applying for this role please call Tina on +353 1 2784671 or email 

Thornshaw Scientific Recruitment is a leading Irish provider of specialist Scientific Recruitment. Part of the CPL Group.

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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
Barton House 6 Old Dublin Road Stillorgan Co. Dublin

Rep. Ireland
Tel:  00 353 (1) 278 4671
Fax:  00 353 (1) 278 4672
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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