CH - Regulatory Affairs Specialist - Senior

Highly Competitive
  1. Contract
  2. Consultant / Specialist
  3. Switzerland
Solothurn, Switzerland
Posting date: 24 Oct 2019
This vacancy has now expired

A globally renowned pharmaceutical company is seeking to recruit a Regulatory Affairs Specialist - Senior to their office in Switzerland. The organisation works across a range of industries, from medical devices to pharmaceutical and consumer goods, and operates in over 60 countries. This position offers an exciting opportunity to work with a prestigious and historic pharmaceutical establishment and provide real regulatory expertise.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that the company's products comply with the regulations set up by government agencies.
  • Advising engineering and manufacturing on regulatory requirements.
  • Assisting with product reviews and process documentation for assigned projects to ensure compliance with change control requirements and aid in determining if regulatory submissions are required.
  • Creating, reviewing, and maintaining regulatory related technical documentation.
  • Capturing and verifying regulatory product characteristics to support logistic and supply chain efforts on a global scale.
  • Working with cross-functional teams to obtain relevant information and subsequently reviewing submission content as needed; assisting in reviewing international product technical documents, marketing, and labeling materials.
  • Supporting team's daily operations of regulatory processes to ensure compliance with routine regulatory reporting obligations.
  • Supporting maintenance of regulatory files and tracking databases to ensure prompt and accurate access to company regulatory information concerning current, pending, and future approvals and renewals.
  • Providing progress of work-plans and the status of key project deliverables.
  • Following the quality standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Knowing and following all laws and policies that apply to one's job, and maintain the highest levels of professionalism, ethics, and compliance at all times.
  • Resolving complex issues as they arise.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Bachelor's (minimum 3 years of experience) or Masters (minimum 2 years of experience) Degree in engineering or life sciences is required; or Advanced Degree (PhD with 1-2 years of experience) is preferred.
  • Familiarity with Technical Documentation structure according to STED required.
  • 3-5 years of experience in European Medical device industry, especially with regulatory, quality, or engineering.
  • Strong knowledge of ISO 13485 and ISO 9001, and QSR.
  • Medical Devices applicable requirements, especially Council Directive 93/42/EEC and Regulation 2017/745, as they pertain to technical documentation.
  • MEDDEV guidance documents applicable to Medical Devices products and processes.
  • Reasonable knowledge of o FDA requirements.
  • Registration requirements in further global markets would be an asset.
  • Strong understanding of Risk Management process, label and labeling, and change management is desired.
  • International experience preferred.

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Proclinical Staffing 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.