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​Exec Dir./ Dir of Pharmacovigilance - drug safety


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  • Sector: Pharmabranche, Biotech, Klinisch
  • Contact: Mohammed Rashed
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  • Contact Phone: 424-502-3257
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  • Duration: 12 month contract to hire
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 24 November 2023

​Exec Dir./ Dir of Pharmacovigilance - drug safety

(12 month contract to hire - REMOTE)

Job Description:

As the Executive Director/Director of Pharmacovigilance, Drug Safety at [Company Name], you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the safety and efficacy of our pharmaceutical products. With your medical doctorate degree, you will lead our efforts in pharmacovigilance, risk management, and benefit-risk assessment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Medical Expertise: Utilize your medical doctorate degree to provide medical leadership and guidance for the Pharmacovigilance department.

  • Experience Requirement: Bring a minimum of 5+ years of relevant experience in pharmacovigilance and drug safety.

  • Regulatory Compliance: Ensure adherence to regulatory requirements and guidelines, including but not limited to Module 274, risk management plans, qualitative and quantitative methodologies, and adverse drug reactions (ADRs).

  • Signal Detection: Demonstrate a deep understanding of signal detection methodologies to proactively identify potential safety concerns.

  • Post-Marketing Surveillance: Oversee post-marketing safety surveillance activities and drive continuous improvement in post-marketing safety assessment.

  • Benefit-Risk Assessment: Lead and contribute to benefit-risk assessments for our pharmaceutical products, ensuring that the benefits to patients far outweigh the risks.

  • Cross-Functional Collaboration: Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate pharmacovigilance strategies into product development, clinical trials, and regulatory submissions.

  • Team Leadership: Manage and mentor a team of professionals within the Pharmacovigilance department, fostering their growth and development.

  • Compliance and Quality: Ensure high standards of quality and compliance in all pharmacovigilance activities, including the preparation of safety reports and documentation.


  • Medical doctorate degree (M.D.) with a strong focus on pharmacovigilance, drug safety, or related field.

  • Minimum of 5+ years of experience in pharmacovigilance, risk management, and benefit-risk assessment.

  • In-depth knowledge of regulatory guidelines and requirements, including Module 274.

  • Proficiency in qualitative and quantitative methodologies for pharmacovigilance.

  • Strong understanding of adverse drug reactions (ADRs) and their assessment.

  • Expertise in signal detection and its application in the pharmaceutical industry.

  • Experience in post-marketing surveillance and benefit-risk assessment.

  • Excellent leadership, communication, and organizational skills.