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Pharmacovigilance Officer

Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Job Type
9 Sep 2020
Essential requirements:

* Degree level qualification in a clinical or life sciences related subject.

* Proven project management and organisational skills.

* Five years' experience gained working in clinical research or a closely related field in the commercial (e.g. CRO, Pharma sector) or academic setting.

* Must have experience gained working in a vigilance role (Pharmaco or Device vigilance) for a sponsor in a commercial (e.g. CRO, Pharma) or academic setting.

* Experience in developing vigilance strategies and safety data management.

* Excellent communication skills (oral, written & presentation) with proven ability to work effectively as part of a team.

* Strong leadership and communication skills.

* Self-motivated and able to work independently, showing initiative and good judgement.

* Good data management and IT skills.

Desirable skills:

* At least one year experience gained working directly in a Pharmacovigilance role for a sponsor in a commercial (e.g. CRO, Pharma) or academic setting.

* Qualification in Pharmacovigilance or related discipline leading the development of safety plans and strategies for safety oversight of clinical study execution

* Postgraduate Qualification in Clinical Research or other Life Science or engineering-related subject

* Prior experience in Pharmacovigilance of academic-Sponsored clinical studies

* Understanding of MedDRA coding

* Familiarity with medical and therapeutic area knowledge terminology

* Understanding of EudraVigilance reporting processes.

* Clinical Research Data Management experience

* Experience working with EDC systems for data capture and design of Safety Case Report Forms.

* Good Clinical Practice training.

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  • Job Reference: 172751693-2
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2020
  • Recruiter: Confidential
  • Location: Glasgow, Lanarkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary