Drug Safety Advisor

Job Title: Drug Safety Advisor
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Uxbridge, England
Salary: £0 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-09-02
Reference: BH-89017
Contact Name: Charles Leach
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 03, 2018 14:51

Job Description

Drug Safety Advisor – Uxbridge – Contract

ESSENTIAL: Pharmaceutical Adverse Event Reporting. Drug Safety Information. Correspondence with MHRA. Data Processing. Immediately available.

Safety of pharmaceutical products is a highly regulated and regimented process; however adverse reactions are not always completely unavoidable. My client, a world leader in global pharmaceuticals is currently requiring the addition of a Drug Safety Advisor to join their expanding team Medical Safety Team and offer their scientific expertise and data processing skills.

Safety Advisor Key Responsibilities:
    • To obtain high quality adverse event data at first point of customer contact and to ensure that this data is forwarded in a timely manner to the central safety department
    • To maintain and provide up to date, relevant information on the safety of company products in response to external, and internal, customers and to appropriately manage customers’ expectations
    • To manage expedited reporting of individual case study reports to the MHRA.
    • To input into the business to ensure appropriate use of safety and risk:benefit information in the commercialisation of products and in response to safety issues.
 Safety Advisor Key Requirements:
    • Possess a degree in a life science subject from a leading academic institution
    • Previous experience (2+ years) in the pharmaceutical industry with a broad knowledge of general pharmaceutical compounds and drug products
    • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with consistent work flow
    • Strong data analysis and data management skills, being IT literate with general office package and various software platforms
    • Excellent communication skills both verbally and written
    • Strong preference for candidates immediately available.
This position is based on a 6 month contract and is immediately available. If successful you can expect a competitive salary package as well as the opportunity to join a world leader in global pharma.

Please contact Syeda on 01619424060 for more information on rates and applying.