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Drug Safety Specialist 12 month Fixed Term Contract

Company: Roche
Location: Welwyn
Reference: 201812-131159
Closing Date: 19 Feb 19
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Competitive
Benefits:

Job Summary:

This is a fantastic opportunity to apply for a Drug Safety Specialist (DSS) position in the UK Drug Safety Centre.The role of a DSS requires demonstrable competence in the role and provides the opportunity to develop your career in Drug Safety.  If this is you, please read on.In addition to the functional responsibilities of a Drug Safety Associate (DSA), the Drug Safety Specialist:• Provides assistance and advice to internal customers (e.g. ...

Requirements:

This is a fantastic opportunity to apply for a Drug Safety Specialist (DSS) position in the UK Drug Safety Centre.

The role of a DSS requires demonstrable competence in the role and provides the opportunity to develop your career in Drug Safety.  If this is you, please read on.

In addition to the functional responsibilities of a Drug Safety Associate (DSA), the Drug Safety Specialist:

• Provides assistance and advice to internal customers (e.g. Medical Information, Regulatory, Clinical Colleagues and other team members) on incoming Adverse Events, data capture/assessment and submission issues.

• Provides assistance and advice to Internal and External customers (e.g. Business Operations, Strategic Insights & Analysis and external service providers) on Market Research and Patient Support Program pharmacovigilance requirements.

• Assumes the leadership and/or contributes to projects relating to departmental processes.  Works proactively and independently with minimal supervision on such projects. Keeps Managers regularly updated on progress and escalates issues appropriately.

• Understands the reporting requirements for the MHRA and submits reports correctly and in a timely manner.

• Completes Quality checks on various safety activities including data entry of adverse event reports.

• Reviews and writes controlled documents for assigned process as appropriate.

• Provides Adverse Event Training to Welwyn site and external vendors/ service providers when necessary.

• Supports team during audits/ regulatory inspections as required.

To be successful within this role you will need:

Competence demonstrated in the role of a Drug Safety Associate (or equivalent)

  • Knowledge of drug safety regulatory obligations
  • Good knowledge of medical terminology
  • Ability to acquire knowledge in different disease and therapeutic areas
  • Fluent in English
  • Able to evaluate data and draw conclusions independently
  • Computer literacy essential
  • Good attention to detail
  • Proactive approach to work
  • Able to take ownership of assigned cases and projects
  • Demonstrate the use of analytical and problem solving skills
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Confident decision maker
  • Good time management
  • Flexible. Able to interact well within a team setting


The next step is yours. To apply today, click on the "Apply online" button below.

Closing date for applications: 22nd January 2019

Roche is an equal opportunity employer.
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Contact Information:

Address:  UK Head Office
P.O. Box 8, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
AL7 3AY
England
Tel:  +44 1707 36 6000
Fax:  +44 1707 33 8297
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