Remote Medical Reviewer

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Contract
  2. Good Pharmacovigilance Practice (GVP)
  3. United States
Princeton, USA
Posting date: 19 Sep 2019
This vacancy has now expired

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a remote Medical Reviewer for a pharmaceutical company located in Princeton, NJ. Successful candidate will be responsible for guiding, implementing and executing the processes that support medical content of clinical trial and/or post-marketing adverse event reports.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Serve as a point of contact between Drug Safety Operations and the Safety Evaluation and Risk Evaluation (SERM) team regarding medical content and regulatory reporting for program-specific ICSRs.
  • Communicate with SERM Program and Risk Leads regarding cases of special interest or SUSAR reports from clinical trials and provide medical insights on case information.
  • Provide medical review expertise and guidance on interdepartmental and/or cross-functional initiatives including, process improvement standards development, SOP/MAN creation, and metrics with regards to medical review and case processing.
  • Support the development and review of expected term lists to facilitate expectedness assessments
  • Perform individual safety case medical assessments of causality, expectedness and seriousness of reported clinical trial and post-marketing safety reports in alignment with corporate SOPs
  • Contribute to the resolution of issues from cases of high complexity through medical expertise and team interactions
  • Ensure the medical accuracy of the narrative and medical coding within each safety report and provide sponsor comment on individual safety reports where required
  • Conduct evaluation of other relevant safety information (e.g. from non-clinical studies and product quality complaints) as required
  • Serve as point of contact for Health Authority Inspection and Internal Process Audits within the remit of role and responsibility

Skills and Requirements:

  • MD preferred.
  • Relevant pharmaceutical industry experience/expertise, with significant previous experience in pharmacovigilance in a medical or operational position.
  • Ability to establish effective working relationships with people in a wide variety of disciplines and backgrounds; manage and prioritize multiple projects and demands simultaneously; rapidly adjust to changing priorities and work effectively under pressure.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of relevant FDA, EU and ICH guidelines, initiatives and regulations governing both clinical trial and post-marketing safety environments.
  • Proven ability to strategically apply principles of clinical assessment of adverse events in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Robust knowledge of MedDRA dictionary with relevance to adverse event coding.
  • Strong clinical judgment and ability to communicate complex clinical issues in a scientifically sound and understandable way.
  • Experience leading teams and managing staff.
  • Strong analytical, assessment and problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to read, analyze and interpret clinical data and information.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and professionalism.

To Apply:

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In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Brendan Dunn at (+1) 646-481-1930 or upload your resume on our website -

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.