Regulatory Affairs Manager

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Operations
  3. United Kingdom
Uxbridge, England
Posting date: 16 Mar 2021

The Regulatory Affairs Manager will support one or more products from a regional regulatory perspective. The Regulatory Affairs Manager will be working with cross-functional teams, including those in Development, Medical, Commercial, and Value and Access. As a member of the Global Regulatory Team (GRT), the Regulatory Affairs Manager will achieve the desired labelling by developing and executing regional regulatory strategies and managing effective agency interactions.

Job Responsibilities

  • Advising on regional regulatory considerations in developing strategy
  • Ensuring the regional needs are well defined and implemented in collaboration with relevant regional stakeholders
  • Under general supervision, planning and managing regulatory submissions (e.g. clinical trial and marketing applications) for products within the company's portfolio in compliance with global filing plans and local regulatory requirements.
  • Under general supervision, developing and/or implementing innovative and compelling regulatory strategies designed to enable patient access, following regulatory affairs processes and activity planning in accordance with national legislation and regional regulatory requirements.
  • Under general supervision, participate in the development and execution of regional regulatory product strategies, including precedence, risk management and contingency planning
  • Leading development of regional regulatory documents and meetings in accordance with the regulatory strategy
  • Providing regulatory direction on regional regulatory mechanisms to optimise product development
  • Directing the development of the regional product label by collaborating with internal stakeholders to define commercial objectives in the context of available and expected scientific data, regulatory guidance and precedent.
  • Managing regional label negotiation activities
  • Identifying and mitigating regulatory risks and support contingency planning
  • Acting as a contact with relevant regulatory agencies in fulfilling local obligations by product assignment
  • Documenting and communicating details and outcomes of regulatory agency interactions to GRT and relevant Sr. Management

Skills and Requirements

  • Relevant experience with regulatory activities in the EU region including clinical trials (CTAs) and registration procedures
  • Good knowledge of and experience in regional regulatory environment in relevant product area and development stage
  • Ability to anticipate regulatory agency responses to strategy
  • Awareness of the needs of internal and external stakeholders, and the role of Regulatory Affairs in driving successful drug development
  • Experience with EU and national legislation and regulations relating to medicinal products
  • Ability to understand and communicate scientific/clinical information
  • Cultural awareness and sensitivity to achieve results across both regional country and International borders

To Apply

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