Regulatory CMC (Senior) Manager

Up to £50000.00 per annum
  1. Permanent
  2. Project Manager
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Posting date: 22 Feb 2019

ProClinical is partnering with a pioneering UK pharmaceutical company to announce a vacancy for a Regulatory CMC (Senior) Manager position. This organisation focuses on improving, repurposing, and reinstating drugs to improve their effectiveness and provide patients with more freedom and choice. Due to the fast-growth of their Regulatory department, they are seeking an enthusiastic and talented regulatory affair professional to join their team in the UK.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Providing expert regulatory CMC input across a range of product types whilst taking regulatory guidelines into account.
  • Preparing high quality CMC regulatory documents for small molecule products to support global regulatory submissions and scientific advice briefing documents.
  • Interacting with regulatory authorities concerning CMC issues as required for the different markets.
  • Providing support and regulatory advice on regulatory CMC issues.
  • Mentoring staff on CMC development projects.
  • Liaising with internal stakeholders as well as Contract Manufacturing Organisations to assemble and review key quality documents to ensure regulatory compliance.
  • Collaborating with the Regulatory Affairs Director to develop Target Product Profile and Regulatory Strategies for the company's products.
  • Leading CMC strategy with line management responsibilities for at least one direct report.
  • Representing the Regulatory department at internal and external meetings.
  • Authoring and reviewing regulatory CMC documents for submissions, including Marketing Authorisation Applications, Lifecycle Management Applications, Clinical Trial documents, and Briefing documents for Scientific Advice Meetings.

Skills and Requirements:

  • At least a B.Sc. in a Life Sciences subject, preferably Pharmacy, Chemistry, or related discipline.
  • At least 5 years of experience working within CMC in Regulatory Affairs in development and post-approval phases.
  • Experience with European regulatory affairs (CP, MRP, DCP). Experience with US-FDA or Rest of World markets would also be beneficial.
  • A working understanding of Biopharmaceutics requirements for generics products (e.g. BE study, biowaiver).
  • A thorough knowledge of BE trial process; including the interaction between the Regulatory Affairs team with the wider project team, clinical operations, and CROs.
  • Knowledge of the evolving regulatory environment, including proposed changes to legislation that may impact the business.
  • Capable of expressing a scientific opinion clearly and concisely, defending regulatory decisions under pressure, and presenting findings to a broad audience.
  • Capable of working in a team, analysing, and working with attention to detail, process and prioritise sensitive complex information, and solving problems.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency in MS Office.

To Apply:

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