Regulatory Affairs Senior Manager

11 Jan 2021
08 Feb 2021
Isabel Rieger
Regulatory Affairs
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level

European Regulatory Affairs Senior Manager, Oncology

This role will be accountable for executing regional regulatory strategies across the product lifecycle and managing effective agency interactions.

This position is to progress the pipeline through timely regulatory approvals, including clinical trials for investigational medicinal products, as well as approved medicinal products, and to ensure timely regulatory compliance with such approvals.


  • Define and advise the GRT on regional considerations in developing creative regulatory strategy
  • Develops and implements regulatory strategy and executional plans, and manages regulatory submissions (e.g. clinical trial and marketing applications) for assigned products in accordance with global filing plans, core labelling documents and regulatory requirements
  • Leads development of regional regulatory documents and meetings, and provides regulatory advice on regional regulatory requirements, mechanisms to optimize product development and to maintain compliance
  • Co-ordinates and provides guidance to company responses to requests from regulatory authorities, e.g Response to Questions (RTQs)
  • Communicates and ensures alignment with proposed regulatory strategies such that expectations, regulatory risks and mitigations are characterised and understood.
  • Estimate the likelihood of regulatory success and timelines based on proposed strategies; discuss with GRT and line Management, and communicates to stakeholders
  • Maintains an awareness of new and developing legislation, regulatory policy and technical Regulatory guidance relating to products, and evaluates and communicates impact
  • Act as contact and create relationships with agency staff on product assignment and document and communicate details and outcomes of regulatory agency interactions

Basic Requirements:

  • Demonstrable experience acting as therapeutic area European Regulatory Affairs lead, defining and implement regulatory strategies and executional plans
  • Practical Regulatory knowledge of regional legislation
  • Experience with national legislation and regulations relating to medicinal products
  • Understanding of the regional regulatory procedures for CTAs, MAs, post approval changes, extensions and renewals
  • Understanding of drug development
  • Strong knowledge of and experience in regional regulatory environment in relevant product area and development stage
  • Comprehensive understanding of regulatory activities, touch points and how they affect projects and processes

Preferred Requirements:

  • Experience in oncology therapeutic area
  • Experience working with biotechnology product
  • The individual should have a proven track record supporting the diversity of regulatory procedures in the EU (inc. PIPs, variations, IMPDs, MAAs) and ability to work autonomously.

Michael Bailey International is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.