Pharmacovigilance Expert

  • Salary: £470.75 per day LTD
  • REF Number: 00048697
  • Consultant: Julie Marshall
  • Contact: 01438 870011
  • Date Published: 14.08.2020
  • Closed Date: 18.09.2020
  • Sector:
  • Location: Cambridge,
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CK Group are recruiting for a Pharmacovigilance Expert to join a company in the Pharmaceutical industry at their site based in Saffron Walden on a contract basis for 3 months.

Company: Our client is a global pharmaceutical company with a major presence in the UK. Their purpose is to deliver life-changing medicines and to do this they are completely science-led and like to share this with the scientific, healthcare and business communities within the UK.

Location: This PharmacovigilanceExpert role will be based at our clients site in Cambridge.


  • 470.75 per day LTD / £340.70 per day PAYE, depending on experience.

Pharmacovigilance Expert Role:

  • Assessing the effectiveness of initiatives with identification of subsequent further improvement actions as needed.
  • Developing standardised best practice templates, authoring instructions and guidance for production of Patient Safety outputs.
  • Promoting and ensuring Patient Safety outputs are produced in accordance with High Performance Authoring (HPA) principles.
  • Implementation of standards and skills with Patient Safety Therapeutic Area teams and individuals in close collaboration with Process Area Leads (PAL) and Process Owners (PO).
  • Ensuring theadoption of standards and skills by developing and providing process competence and capability build training to functional groups within Patient Safety.

Your Background:

  • Health professional degree (MD, PharmD, RPh, RN, or related degree) or Master's degree in life sciences, or related field.
  • Extensive experience in patient safety/pharmacovigilance including applicable industry experience and seen as a subject matter expert.
  • Extensive operational experience in production of core safety outputs.
  • Good knowledge and comprehension of relevant pharmacovigilance legislation.
  • Experience and ability to develop and implement new standards and best practices.
  • Strong project management skills.

Apply: For more information orto apply for this Pharmacovigilance Expert position, please contact Julie on 01438 870011 or email, quoting job ref 48697.

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK.

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