Head of Medical Affairs in the Watford area

  • Salary: £90,000 - £100,000
  • REF Number: 00044648
  • Consultant: Julia Day
  • Contact: 01246 457719
  • Date Published: 07.02.2019
  • Sector: Non-Specific, Neurology
  • Location: South East, London, Home Counties
  • Discipline: Medical Affairs, Scientific Advisor

Julia Day at CK Clinical is working exclusively with a global pharmaceutical company to source a Head of Medical Affairs for the UK and Ireland. You will be a final medical signatory and lead and manage the medical affairs function. As this is within a small affiliate this role offers a diverse workload with responsibility for a wide range of activities from medical information and drug safety to regulatory affairs and quality systems.

The Company: A Global pharmaceutical company with an affiliate office in the UK. A collaborative and cross functional role and environment with a willingness to get involved and undertake a variety of tasks. Working on a product with multiple indications.

Location: Office based role in the Watford area.

The Role: Manage the Medical Affairs (MA) department (field and office based staff) ensuring;

  • Compliance with the relevant regulations, legislation and policies for Medical Information, Pharmacovigilance, Regulatory Affairs, Quality Assurance and Code Compliance,
  • Timely, accurate and compliant delivery of scientific support services.
  • Act as a final signatory under the ABPI and ABHI codes of practice.
  • Act as the ambassador for all medical affairs functions demonstrating proactive collaboration with both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Maintain and update all relevant process and standards are up to date and compliant.

Your Background:

  • GPhC Registered Pharmacist or GMC Registered Physician.
  • Experience working as a final medical signatory.
  • Experience within medical affairs and either medical information, drug safety or regulatory affairs.
  • Line management or mentoring experience.
  • Ability to work under pressure and prioritise effectively.
  • Working knowledge of Quality Systems (GVP,GCP, GDP, or GMP).

The Benefits: Competitive basic salary and benefits along with an inclusive and diverse working environment.

For more information or to apply for this Medical Affairs Leadership position, please contact Julia Day on 01246 457719 or jday@ckclinical.co.uk alternatively, please click on the link below to apply online now. Please note that your CV should show exact dates of employment (month and year) and any gaps of a month or more should be explained.

CK Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference 44648 in all correspondence.

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