Regulatory CTA Submission Manager

  • Salary: Up to £51 ph Ltd
  • REF Number: 00046734
  • Consultant: Natasha Young
  • Contact: 01246 457739
  • Date Published: 09.10.2019
  • Sector: Oncology, Neurology, Cardiovascular
  • Location: Home Counties
  • Discipline: Regulatory Affairs

CK Group is recruiting for a Regulatory CTA Submission Manager to join a company in the pharmaceutical industry at their site based in High Wycombe on a contract basis for 12 months and has an hourly rate of up to £51 as a Limited company contractor.The Company: Our client is one of the world's leading research-based pharmaceutical companies and is part of a global family of companies - the largest diversified healthcare group in the world with over 100 years of scientific heritage. They employ approximately 500 people in the UK and Ireland. They are committed to delivering great medicines and have introduced a range of innovative treatments that can make an important difference to the lives of patients with serious health conditions such as schizophrenia, hepatitis C, multiple myeloma, HIV/AIDS and diabetes.

The Location: Working at our clients headquarters in High Wycombe, the site is easily commutable from London and surrounding areas. The nearest station is approximately 10 minutes by taxi. If you're travelling by car you can access the site via the M40.

The Role: This position is responsible for managing regulatory Clinical Trial Applications (CTA) submission activities for assigned clinical trials (Phase 1 - Phase 4 spanning five therapeutic areas Oncology, Neuroscience, Cardiovascular and Metabolism, Immunology, and Infectious Disease).

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that the required regulatory intelligence is in place to comply with country-specific requirements
  • Lead a cross-functional team (CTA Working Group [WG]) that will compile, publish and produce Clinical Trial Authorization Applications and associated CTA lifecycle submissions (e.g., Health Authority responses, amendments, etc.)
  • Either submit the CTAs directly to Health Authorities, or facilitate the CTA submission by local personnel in a given country
  • Responsible for interactions with Health Authorities, and will be the primary contact point with regulatory authorities for communications relating to direct submissions of CTAs
  • Manage the Output Protection Process for assigned trials and ensures that key events related to the regulatory aspects of clinical trials are tracked in the company-own tracking system

Your Background: To succeed in this role you will hold a relevant scientific degree or have equivalent working experience within the pharmaceutical or health sciences industry. You will be knowledgeable with scientific terminology and have extensive experience within regulatory affairs for the pharmaceutical industry. An understanding of Drug Development, Clinical Trial Authorization Applications, Regulatory Affairs, and associated legal requirements is also required.

You must have strong communication skills (written and verbal), as frequent interactions with Health Authorities, Local Operating Companies, GRA, GCO, and teams occur. Must have strong project management skills (e.g. planning, prioritization, management of schedules and timelines, detail orientation, strong sense of urgency). Ability to lead complex projects and a high degree of problem solving capability required. Must have a high level of Self-Awareness and Adaptability and strong impact and influencing skills.For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Natasha on 01246 457739 or email pharmacontracts@ckagroup.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 46734 in all correspondence.

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