Associate Medical Director

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Director, VP & Physician, Medical Liaison, Medical Advisor
  3. United States
Boston, USA
Posting date: 26 May 2020
This vacancy has now expired

Proclinical is currently recruiting for an Associate Medical Director with a global pharmaceutical company located in Boston, MA. Successful candidate will support the Global Safety Lead for designated products or, as appropriate, undertaking a GSI role. Incumbent will also be responsible for oversight of signal detection and risk management activities for designated global products together with usual safety mandated remit.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Supporting GSL role for compound(s) both in development and marketed in close association with the TAL.
  • Intimate awareness of safety for his/her compound responsibilities, including any emerging safety concerns and risk/benefit profile.
  • As appropriate, mentoring/involvement in a leadership capacity for complex and strategically important programs.
  • Responsible for development of documents and for negotiation with Regulatory authorities on safety matters involving these compounds. This includes but is not limited to: direct interaction with Regulatory authorities, authorship of safety summaries to support changes to the PI/SmPC, significant contribution to MAAs and NDAs, authorship of Executive Summaries on special safety topics, authorship of Integrated Analyses of Safety (IAS) for CTDs, etc.
  • Training and mentoring of Pharmacovigilance Physicians and Specialists.
  • Perform activities required to serve as Global PV physician. Review and oversight of safety data, both non-clinical and clinical. Review and/or sign off of protocols, SAPs, clinical study reports, IBs, IMPD and other documents developed for submission to regulatory authorities. Interactions with external experts and regulatory agencies and partner/co-development companies.
  • Maintain professional knowledge and accreditation by active participation in continuing medical education activities.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Medical Degree required or internationally recognized equivalent.
  • Minimum of 2-3 years' experience in pharmacovigilance, clinical research or clinical development.
  • 1 year of clinical experience with patients following post-graduate training with significant knowledge of general medicine.
  • Knowledge of principles of epidemiology and statistics.
  • Critical thinking and analytical skills and ability to make high level decisions.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills including ability to present to large internal/external groups.
  • Good level of computer literacy with Microsoft applications.
  • US - Active license preferred.
  • EU - registered to practice in the EU - preferred.

To Apply:

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A full job description is available on request.

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.